Updated to reflect the UAE Government's announcement concerning public holidays.
A brief summary of significant developments that will impact on employment law in the United Arab Emirates.
Updated to reflect changes to the statutory procedure for the resolution of collective labour disputes.
Updated to include a reference to a new insurance scheme, in which employers may participate as an alternative to depositing a bank guarantee for each employee.
Updated to include a reference to new provisions encouraging equal pay for employees with a disability.
Updated to include a reference to new provisions encouraging the employment of individuals with disabilities.
Updated to include a reference to new requirements concerning exit interviews on termination of employment.
Updated to include information on employers' health and safety duties, the requirement to appoint health and safety representatives and health and safety enforcement, in the Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC) free zone.
Information on legal service providers for United Arab Emirates employment law.
Updated to include a reference to the Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC) free zone.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to the United Arab Emirates.