Shaikh Zayed Grand Mosque
A night view from Wahat Al Karama of Shaikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi. Image Credit: Ahmed Kutty/Gulf News

Dubai:  The Federal Authority for Government Human Resources, FAHR, on Sunday announced a five-hour work day for civil servants during the Holy Month of Ramadan, which is expected to start on April 24th.

In a circular, FAHR announced that work hours for all ministries and federal entities will start at 09:00 and end at 14:00, with the "exception of those whose job nature demands working extra hours."

FAHR also called on all federal ministries and agencies to abide by the provisions issued by the authority in relation to remote work during emergencies.