x Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 25 July 2017

Ramadan working hours for UAE private sector announced

The announcement came in a circular issued by Saqr bin Ghobash Saeed Ghobash, the minister of labour.

Working hours for all private sector employees will be reduced by two hours for the duration of Ramadan.

The announcement came in a circular issued by Saqr bin Ghobash Saeed Ghobash, the minister of labour.

According to state news agency WAM, the minister also took the opportunity to congratulate the UAE government, people and residents and extended greetings to the President and Vice President of the UAE.

It has been confirmed by the moonsighting committee that Ramadan will start on Wednesday.

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