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More than 7 million workers sign up for UAE’s unemployment insurance

The unemployment insurance was rolled out in January 2023 and is mandatory for all employees

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Eid Al Fitr 2024 likely date predicted by UAE astronomers

According to the latest calculations based on the Islamic astronomical calendar, the month of Ramadan is expected to be a 30-day one

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When is Eid al Fitr 2024? Here’s how it could be a 9-day long holiday

The official Eid date depends on the spotting of the moon closer to the end of the month of Ramadan

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Private sector working hours announced for Ramadan 2024

According to the notification, working hours for the private sector have been curtailed by two hours on a daily basis

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Ramadan 2024: UAE announces reduced working hours for the holy month

According to the government circular, ministries and federal entities will adhere to a specific schedule during Ramadan

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How to attract and retain talent in 2024, according to a LinkedIn executive

LinkedIn data reveals that 62 per cent of UAE and Saudi professionals will seek out new opportunities that better align with their needs and values in 2024


UAE: Flexible working for private sector, remote learning for schools amid weather warnings

The adverse weather conditions are attributed to a surface low-pressure system extending from the southwest, accompanied by humid south-easterly winds


UAE rains: Remote work for public sector workers on February 12

The meteorological authority has issued an advisory urging residents to observe safety protocols, particularly in areas prone to heavy rainfall

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UAE jobs: Flexible, hybrid work structure unveiled for federal employees

These flexible work types may be granted to employees by federal authorities under exceptional circumstances

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UAE jobs in demand 2024: Top 10 skills in shortage

Skills shortage could see organisations in the UAE, “invest significantly, as well as in a range of innovative approaches to attract the best candidates”

What is the average salary increase in the UAE in 2024?

More than one-third of companies have plans to raise wages by up to 5 per cent

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UAE job seekers looking at these key industries, reveals new survey

The survey revealed that the UAE’s job market is seeing a growing demand for digital skills, with IT being considered the leading industry for potential growth

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Trends shaping the 2024 jobs landscape in UAE, Saudi Arabia

Better salaries and a better work-life balance, are the top reasons for seeking a job change, as 62 per cent employees consider a job move this year

MoHRE’s Emiratisation targets on midsize firms goes into effect

UAE’s Emiratisation targets on midsize firms goes into effect

Companies that fail to meet the new Emiratisation targets in 2024 face Dhs96,000 for each Emirati not hired

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UAE’s new end-of-service benefits scheme for employees: Why should you switch?

Hear from an expert on the UAE’s newly implemented end-of-service benefits scheme

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Emiratisation: MoHRE urges companies to meet 2023 targets

The ministry warned that companies that fail to comply with Emiratisation will be required to pay fines from January 2024

UAE jobs

These are the highest paying jobs in the UAE for 2024

The UAE job market, while continuing to attract new talent, is stabilising as we head into the new year

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Survey shows 25% of employees in UAE, Saudi Arabia changed jobs last year

More than a third of the employees surveyed in the UAE and the kingdom expressed dissatisfaction with their current employee benefits packages

UAE holiday list 2024

UAE visa: MoHRE, ICP launch campaign to highlight entry, exit permit regulations

The campaign aims to reinforce the awareness about the UAE’s laws regarding immigration

UAE holiday list 2024

UAE unemployment insurance scheme October 1 deadline: Less than 24 hours remain to register

The deadline to subscribe to the government-mandated unemployment insurance scheme runs out in less than a day

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UAE’s unemployment insurance deadline nears: Over 5.73 million subscribers so far

Beginning October 1, individuals eligible for the system who have not yet subscribed will incur a Dhs400 penalty


Sharjah’s 4-day weekend as it confirms holiday for Prophet Muhammad’s birthday

The Sharjah government announced a holiday for public sector workers on Thursday, September 28

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UAE: MOHRE issues October 1 deadline warning for unemployment insurance scheme

A fine will apply on eligible employees who don’t sign up for the mandatory unemployment insurance scheme before the deadline

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Unemployment Insurance scheme: Here’s how you can use Botim to register

The initiative which is now live on Botim allows users to subscribe to the scheme in simple steps

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UAE unemployment insurance scheme: Fines could impact your work permit

Employees will not be eligible for a new work permit until all dues are paid within the specified timeframe

UAE holiday list 2024

UAE midday break ends on September 15, know revised work timings

The midday work break was implemented for the 19th year in a row

UAE holiday list 2024

UAE unemployment insurance scheme: How to apply before deadline

MoHRE’s deadline for eligible employees to subscribe to the unemployment insurance scheme is fast approaching

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UAE introduces new end-of-service gratuity system for private sector employees

Sheikh Mohammed announced the new law which aims to protect workers’ savings while promoting investment

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UAE Jobs: MoHRE, Bayt.com sign MoU to retain talent

The MoU aims to enhance the retention of competent global talent along with ensuring local talent gets matched with available UAE jobs

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UAE Unemployment Insurance scheme deadline: Know last date of registration to avoid fines

The MoHRE revealed that over five million employees from across the UAE had signed up for the unemployment insurance scheme by June