Updated to reflect changes to DIFC employment law concerning entitlement to sick pay, effective from August 28, 2019.
Updated to reflect that, for the DIFC, a savings scheme to replace the end-of-service gratuity is proposed.
Updated to reflect changes to the statutory procedure for the resolution of collective labour disputes.
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.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to the United Arab Emirates.