As the UAE prepares for the Eid Al-Fitr holiday, some workers in the country’s private sector aren’t feeling quite as happy as they normally would be.
Why? Because the holiday is set to fall over the weekend, meaning that most people will be left with just one day off, or, depending on their company, no time off at all.
It’s unfortunate timing to say the least, and it got us thinking: how does the UAE compare to other countries in terms of public holiday? As it turns out, according to a 2015 study by travel site Wego, with just 11 days per year, us UAE folk are some of the hardest working around.
Thankfully the UAE has much more to attract us than the holidays, but if time off is of the utmost importance to you, here are the top 10 countries you may want to consider moving to...