#Human Resources

MOHRE fines 441 companies for fake Emiratisation tactics

UAE’s MoHRE fines 441 private companies for false Emiratisation tactics

The ministry said penalties and administrative procedures were imposed on the companies that violated Emiratisation targets

Businesses with at least 50 employees must ensure compliance with Emiratisation

Deadline for companies to meet Emiratisation targets on July 7

The deadline was extended from June 30 to July 7 to give companies more time to reach their targets

UAE refutes fourwork week reports

UAE FAHR says four-day workweek rumours are ‘not true’

The authority urged the public to verify the accuracy of the information and take such news from the UAE’s official sources

Roberto d'Ambrosio, Director & CEO, Axiory Global, on the importance of retaining talent in the UAE

Opinion: The key to the UAE’s success lies in attracting and supporting the right talent

When it comes to young talents, particular measures must be taken to fulfill the specific needs of young professionals refining their skills and climbing the management ladder

MohRE extends deadline to rectify private sector employment contracts

UAE’s MoHRE extends deadline to rectify private sector employment contracts

The new deadline is now December 31, instead of February 2


Three digital platforms that will define the workplace of 2023

Workforces across the region continue to fine-tune their ambitions, outlooks and expectations

Darwinbox and Microsoft have signed a partnership

Microsoft invests in HR tech unicorn Darwinbox

Darwinbox, which has an office in DIFC, works with leading regional enterprises such as Noon.com, Masafi, Alef Education, Retailo,  Mobily Infotech, Seepco, Eyewa, Shalina Healthcare and Foodics

MohRE issues resolution on reporting of workplace injuries, illnesses

UAE’s MoHRE defines guidelines on reporting workplace injuries, illnesses

The ministerial resolution issued aims to regulate how establishments with 50 or more employees deal with workplace accidents and illnesses

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Emiratisation deadline: Non-compliant private companies to incur fines starting Jan 1

The value of the monthly penalties will increase progressively at a rate of Dhs1,000 annually until 2026, by which companies are required to achieve up to 10 per cent growth in their Emiratisation targets

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Bayer’s head of HR on why companies need to revisit policies and explore new ways to engage employees

To continue attracting the next generation of talent, it is crucial for organisations to start adopting a forward-thinking mobility strategy

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Insights: The key to retaining talent in today’s climate

To make employees feel like a part of your organisation, start with proper onboarding from day one and continue the process throughout their first year

Cloud HR

Here’s why cloud holds the key to HR transformation

By automating processes and cutting costs, cloud platforms can be a game-changer for productivity and efficiency

ADIB reshuffles top leadership days after new CEO takes charge

The bank’s global head of retail banking, private banking and brokerage, and chief human resources officer are leaving

KPMG survey: 28% of UAE workforce needs reskilling and upskilling

Most HR professionals say their department played a leading role in Covid-19 response

Ajman announces new remote working policy for government staff

Employees on probation and those who need to be physically present in their offices will not be part of the new work system

Top 20 salaries in Bahrain 2018

An insight into earnings in Bahrain from the 2018 Gulf Business Salary Survey

Top Ten Salaries in the Middle East

Sales and marketing managers take home the region’s highest pay packets

Top Ten Salaries in Bahrain

Bahrain witnessed major salary hikes in 2012 owing to the difficulty of recruiting amid the unrest.

Top Ten Salaries in Saudi Arabia

Banking is one of the only sectors in KSA to see a dip in compensation in 2012 Salary Survey

Top Ten Salaries in Qatar

Qatari salaries witnessed the highest increases as the tiny Emir state embarks on a rapid development plan ahead of the World Cup 2022.

Top Ten Salaries in Kuwait

The salary of an advertising creative director has jumped almost 23% in 2012

Top Ten Salaries in Oman

PR Directors in Oman are the top earners within the media segment, taking home nearly $8K a month