News Ramadan in UAE expected to kick off on April...

Ramadan in UAE expected to kick off on April 24

-

Astronomically, Ramadan in the country will begin on April 24.

According to Ibrahim Al Jarwan, Member of the Arab Union for Astronomy and Space Sciences, the crescent of Ramadan will be born on Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 6:26am.

“At sunset of that day the crescent will be at a height of three degrees above the western horizon, and it will set 20 minutes after sunset,” Ibrahim told Arabic newspaper Emarat Al Youm.

Meanwhile, fasting hours will be less than 15 hours this 2020. The shortest fasting period is the first days of Ramadan which is 14 hours and 25 minutes. The longest fasting period will be 14 hours and 57 minutes which will fall on the last day of the holy month.

TGFM
The Global Filipino Magazine is the only Filipino magazine in the UAE that prints on a monthly basis. Its goal is to champion the success of every global Filipino across the globe.

Latest news

Value of UAE’s dirham touches P14 on Tuesday, January 18 for the first time

A Dubai-based remittance centre records value of AED1 to P14 on Tuesday, January 18, around 1:40pm. 

PSY, Stray Kids, more blow away fans with captivating K-pop concert at Expo Dubai

K-Pop sensations PSY, Stray Kids, Sunmi, Golden Child, (G)I-dle and Forestella blew away fans with a captivating...

Filipino Institute K-12 introduces new school fees and enrollment procedures for SY 2022-2023

Filipino Institute updated the new school fees and enrollment procedures for the school year 2022-2023, as part...

Two people impersonating UAE police officers jailed for 6 months, fined AED25,000

Two people in Dubai have been sentenced to six months in jail after impersonating police officers. 
- Advertisement -

Residents in the UAE prefer local leaves amid rise in Covid-19 cases

More and more residents in the UAE are canceling international travel plans and are choosing local leaves...

PAL releases new travel protocols, test requirements for OFWs bound for Philippines

As the Interagency Task Force (IATF) in the Philippines issued revised and updated travel protocols and travel...

Must read

OFW in Saudi Arabia goes viral after taking selfie with Justin, Hailey

An overseas Filipino worker based in Saudi...

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you