Japan Embassy and Consulates in United Arab Emirates
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Japan may close on the following UAE and Japanese holidays in 2021/2022:
|Prophet Muhammad’s birthday||Friday, October 29||1 month|
|Culture Day||Wednesday, November 03||1 month, 1 week|
|Labour Thanksgiving Day||Tuesday, November 23||2 months|
|Commemoration Day||Wednesday, December 01||2 months, 1 week|
|National Day||Thursday, December 02||2 months, 1 week|
|National Day||Friday, December 03||2 months, 1 week|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 months, 1 week|
|Coming-of-Age Day||Thursday, January 13||3 months, 3 weeks|
|National Foundation Day||Friday, February 11||4 months, 2 weeks|
|The Emperor's Birthday||Wednesday, February 23||5 months|
|The Emperor's Birthday Holiday||Thursday, February 24||5 months|
1. How many Japanese Embassies/Consulates are there in United Arab Emirates?
Japan currently maintains 2 diplomatic representative offices in United Arab Emirates including Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
2 - Do UAE citizens need a visa for Japan?
Citizens of United Arab Emirates (holders of regular passports) can travel to Japan for 30 days without having to apply or obtain a Japanese visa for short-term tourism.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Japanese embassies in United Arab Emirates?
The Japanese representative offices in United Arab Emirates will be closed in observance of the following UAE and Japanese holidays in 2021/2021:
- Prophet Muhammad’s birthday (AE) Fri, Oct 29, 2021 (1 month)
Time in Japan vs United Arab Emirates
Tokyo, Japan time is 5:00 hours ahead of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates