Tag Archives: leave management

Public and private sector workers will get equal days off in 2019 and 2020…


More time for family and new experiences No more excuses not to take up that new hobby as now the UAE Cabinet has just granted the private sector equal official holidays. Having just approved and announced official holidays for the public sector for the years 2019-2020, the move has been welcomed by all. In previous years, public […]

UAE Public Holidays 2019

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Who doesn’t love a holiday? Every business should know which days are reserved as holidays for their employees. This can motivate employees to knuckle down and put in the extra effort before they are due time off. Download our free calendar by clicking on the link below to find out which days during 2019 will […]

Maternity leave: Striking the right balance – Searching for a Happy Medium for Both Employers and Employees

Very recently, Dubai ruler HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum issued a new decree which aims to increase government employees’ paid maternity leave entitlement from 60 days to 90 days. Additionally, on WAM, it was announced that this was seen as a positive move to bring more balance to the workplace and recognize gender balance […]