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Six Month Labor Ban Maybe Scrapped

Now, this is going to be something to soothe recession related tension expats are facing these days. As Arabian Business reports, the six-month labor ban in Dubai may be revised or scrapped altogether. The move comes in the wake of thousands of expatriates losing their jobs in Dubai due to tough economic conditions. Currently, employees […]

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Emirati Job Seekers Welcome Ban To Sack Locals

Emirati job seekers, apparently low in skills and confidence to compete against the expatriate professionals, have welcome the recent law by Ministry of Labour that has banned private employers from sacking their Emirati employees.

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Private Employers Cannot Sack Emiratis, Law Passed

The Ministry of Laboure has passed a regulation, virtually banning the termination of UAE nationals from private sector. The sacking of Emiratis will be unlawful if: – the worker has not violated the labour law. – expatriates are doing the same job that the sacked Emirati used to do. The company will have to notify […]

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Law to ban private sector companies from sacking Emiratis

It has now been confirmed that what was quoted by Dubai Police Chief was not a mis-interpretation, as suggested by some media articles, but something that has been considered to be implemented as a Law in Dubai. National Human Resource Development and Employment Authority (Tanmia) has submitted a draft proposal to the Ministry of Labour […]

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