Sheikh Khalifa passes away: Private schools in Dubai to open on Tuesday.
17 May 2022, 12:00 AM
31 May 2022, 12:00 AM
Dubai's Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) has announced that private educational institutions in Dubai will resume classes from next Tuesday.
As per an updated tweet by the KHDA, Dubai’s education regulator has stated schools, universities, early childhood centres and training institutes will now resume their normal functioning from Tuesday, May 17 (instead of a day earlier, as tweeted initially).
The announcement follows the news of the demise of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Friday, May 13
“Our heartfelt condolences on the passing of the President of the UAE His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. May his soul rest in eternal peace," the KHDA wrote.
The UAE Ministry of Presidential Affairs announced a 40-day mourning period across the country starting Friday, May 13, over the demise of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
Meanwhile, all federal and local government departments, ministries, and private firms will suspend operations for three days.