National Day 2022: UAE Announces Official Paid Holiday For Private Sector

The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MoHRE) announced that Commemoration Day and UAE 51st National Day holidays for the private sector will be from December 1 to December 3, 2022. This means that a four-day weekend for everybody – public & private sector employees.

December 1 to December 3 (Thursday – Saturday)
December 4 (Sunday)

Work will resume only on Monday, December 5!

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Mohre said in a statement, “The Ministry announces the three-day official paid holiday in implementation of the UAE Cabinet resolution on public holidays for the public and private sectors for 2021 and 2022.”

Places To Visit On National Day 2022

Well, with a long weekend underway for both public & private employees, here are a few ideas to travel.

Take Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday off & bam, you have yourself 6 whole days to enjoy an international destination to the fullest. Here are our recommendations:

Switzerland

The weather in Switzerland in December is very cold, and temperatures range from -1°C to 4°, making it the perfect winter wonderland. From Christmas markets to a general feel of cheer, this beautiful country should definitely be on your list. It’s the perfect place to cuddle & take some Insta worthy moments.

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