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Saudi says Ramadan to start on Monday, UAE moon-sighting committee to meet on Sunday

The official Ramadan moon sighting committee will meet on Sunday after the Maghreb prayer in the UAE

UAE President pardons more than 3,000 prisoners ahead of Ramadan

Hundreds of prisoners were also pardoned in Sharjah, Umm Al Quwain and Ras Al Khaimah

UAE announces Ramadan working hours for public sector

Government employees will work from 9am until 2pm during the holy month

Abu Dhabi palace Qasr Al Watan will be closed for a week for Ramadan

The palace will stay open for shorter hours during the holy month

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Ramadan timings announced for the UAE’s private sector

The holy month of Ramadan is expected to begin on Monday, May 6

Ramadan to begin on May 6; changed timings announced for Dubai schools, parking

Timings have also been changed for Dubai Metro operations

Kuwaiti astronomer predicts start of Ramadan

The holy month, when Muslims fast from sunrise to sunset, will begin in early May

Ramadan 2019: Astronomer predicts start date in the UAE

The first day of Ramadan is likely to fall on May 6 this year

Eid expected to start on June 15 – International Astronomical Centre

Most Islamic countries will look for the crescent on Thursday, June 14.

Eid Al Fitr 2018: UAE astronomer predicts end of Ramadan

The last day of Ramadan is likely to fall on June 14

Bahrain, Saudi say Ramadan will begin on Thursday

Oman previously announced it would mark the holy month on the same date

Dubai’s RTA announces Ramadan bus, metro, paid parking times

Some services will have different hours during the holy month

UAE announces reduced Ramadan work hours for private sector

Private sector staff will have a shorter working day throughout the holy month

Dubai’s Emirates to begin Ramadan menu

The carrier expects to begin the service on Thursday

Ramadan FAQ: Everything you need to know about the holy month

The holy month is expected to begin on May 16 or 17

Bahrain announces public sector work hours for Ramadan

Government staff will work an hour longer than their peers in Oman and the UAE

Abu Dhabi adjusts paid parking, bus times for Ramadan

The holy month is expected to begin on Wednesday or Thursday this week

UAE orders formation of Ramadan moon sighting committee

The holy month is expected to begin on Wednesday or Thursday

Saudi Supreme Court asks Muslims to spot Ramadan crescent

Should the crescent be sighted on Tuesday it will mean Wednesday is the first day of Ramadan

Oman announces public sector work hours for Ramadan

Oman is the first Gulf country to announce when it will officially begin the holy month

UAE supermarkets ramp up Ramadan deals amid pressure on wallets

Consumers have contended with price increases since the start of the year following the introduction of value added tax

Oman announces private sector work hours for Ramadan

The country announced when it would mark the start of Ramadan earlier this week

Dubai bans shisha at Ramadan Iftars

Shisha pipes will be banned at venues until later in the evening

Oman announces Ramadan start date

The country is believed to be the first in the Gulf to official confirm when it will mark the holy month

Dubai schools allowed to raise fees by 6.4%

Dubai announces shorter school hours for Ramadan

The holy month is around two weeks away

UAE authority announces Ramadan work hours

The holy month is around two weeks away

Kuwait astronomer says Ramadan may be later than expected

The holy month will begin in just a few weeks

Ramadan likely to begin on May 17

The first day of Eid Al Fitr, marking the end of the holy month, is likely to fall on June 15

UAE, Saudi confirm start of Eid Al Fitr

Sunday has been confirmed as the first day of Eid

The art of corporate giving during Ramadan

How regional corporations are using the month and the year to give back