The former Actress “Elahe Farshchi” living in Dubai
Weekends do not take place on Saturday and Sunday in the UAE. Here, the working week starts on Sunday and weekends are on Friday and Saturday. This is because Friday is a holy day in Islam and people should not work on this day. This normally takes a little getting used to at the first but after a few weeks new arrivals will learn to embrace TGIT – Thank God it’s Thursday.