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Papal Visit Day in United Arab Emirates

Is Papal Visit Day a Public Holiday?

Papal Visit Day is an optional holiday. Employment and holiday laws in United Arab Emirates allow employees to choose a limited number of holidays from a list of optional holidays. Some employees may choose to take the day off on this day, however, most offices and businesses remain open.

Papal Visit Day (Private Sector only) Observances

Papal Visit Day was only observed in the year 2019.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2019TueFeb 5Papal Visit Day (Private Sector only)Optional Holiday

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