Uzbekistan announces holidays on the eve of Eid al-Fitr.
In early February this year, the President signed a decree “On measures for further development of domestic and pilgrimage tourism in Uzbekistan”.
According to the document, on the main holidays including Nawruz, Independence Day, Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha, citizens will have at least three non-business days.
Also, in accordance with a relevant draft document developed by the Ministry of Employment and Labor Relations, in 2021 the following days are declared additional days off:
- May 14 (Friday);
- September 2 (Thursday);
- September 3 (Friday);
- December 31 (Friday).
The following days were declared holidays for all, regardless of the working week mode:
- March 20 (Saturday);
- March 22 (Monday);
- May 15 (Saturday);
- July 21 (Wednesday);
- July 22 (Thursday);
- September 4 (Saturday).