x Abu Dhabi, UAEThursday 27 July 2017

Ramadan working day for authorities to be five hours

Staff in ministries and federal authorities will be allowed to work from 9am until 2pm during Ramadan.

Staff in ministries and federal authorities will be allowed to work from 9am until 2pm during Ramadan, according to a statement released by Wam, the state news agency.

A leading astronomer, Mohammed Shawket Oudah, said this week that Ramadan will begin on August 1.