Burj Khalifa
Burj Khalifa fireworks light up the Dubai sky to welcome New Year. Image Credit: Ahmed Ramzan/ Gulf News

Dubai: Dubai Government Human Resources Department has declared Monday, January 1, 2024, an official holiday for Dubai government entities on New Year. Official work will resume on Tuesday, January 2, 2024.

The circular issued by the department excluded bodies, departments, and institutions that have employees working in shifts or whose jobs are related to serving the public or managing public service facilities.


Each entity will determine the working hours for these categories as per their operational requirements.

The Dubai Government Human Resources Department congratulated the UAE's leadership and people on this occasion.