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No holiday for public, private sectors in UAE for Al Isra'a Wal Mi'raj: sources.

Summary: The move is in line with the unified public holidays declaration in March

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What is Al Isra'a Wal Mi'raj?

Dubai: Public and private sector employees in the UAE will not get a holiday marking Al Isra'a Wal Mi'raj, sources told Gulf News.

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This is in line with the unified holidays declaration by the UAE Cabinet earlier in March.

On the list released at that time, this public holiday was not listed .

Prophet Mohammad's birthday, which was also previously celebrated as a public day off, wasn't included on the list either.

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Publication:Gulf News (United Arab Emirates)
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Date:Apr 1, 2019
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