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Ramadan work hours for UAE public sector announced

Federal Authority for Government Human Resources announces working hours for public sector

Gulf News Web Report
13:31 May 16, 2018
Time for reflection

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.

For business visitors and tourists in the UAE, here are some basic etiquette tips to follow during Ramadan. If you're new to this part of the world or if you'd like to know more about Ramadan, our detailed guide explains it all.