UAE TO SHIFT WEEKEND TO SATURDAY AND SUNDAY STARTING NEXT YEAR

The United Arab Emirates will move its weekend to Saturday and Sunday starting next year, the UAE media office said in a tweet on Tuesday. Most countries in the Gulf have Friday to Saturday weekends. The UAE will have a four-½-day working week after the shift, with the weekend starting on Friday afternoon and lasting until Sunday. © Provided by CNBC A view of a street in Abu Dhabi, United ...

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