Holidays in Dubai will be announced separately from now on other than federal holidays announced by the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation(MOHRE).
Department of Human Resources will make announcements
Dubai’s Department of Human Resources will be the official authority responsible for announcing public holidays in Dubai. This resolution was issued by Dubai’s Crown Prince, Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
So far, the auspicious day of Isra Wal Miraj on April 14th was a public holiday. Isra Wal Miraj marks the night when Prophet Muhammed was ascended to heaven after completing a journey from Mecca to Al Aqsa, the last mosque in Jerusalem.
Nine public holidays are remaining this year
Eid Al Fitr is the next public holiday marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan with two holidays taking place on June 15th and 16th, followed by the month of August having three holidays. Arafat Day takes place on August 21st and Eid-Al-Adha takes place on August 22nd and 23rd. Check out the list of holidays here: