Abu Dhabi: Working hours for federal government and ministry employees will be from 9am to 2pm during Ramadan, according to the Federal Authority for Government Human Resources.
Private sector working hours are yet to be formally announced, but are expected to be shorter by two hours.
Ramadan is expected to fall on May 17, but an official announcement is expected this week. Parking timings for UAE residents was announced on Sunday, with free parking during the day and paid parking divided up into two time slots.
الهيئة الاتحادية للموارد البشرية الحكومية تحدد دوام رمضان بخمس ساعات في الوزارات والجهات الاتحادية من 9 صباحاً - 2 ظهراً pic.twitter.com/7U7mvu5XCC— FAHR (@FAHR_UAE) May 13, 2018
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