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  1. United Arab Emirates - Labour codes, general labour and employment acts - Law, Act

    Federal Law No. 8/2007 amending several provisions of Federal Law No. 8/1980 on Regulation of Labour Relations.

    Adoption: 2007-11-13 | Date of entry into force: 2007-11-13 | ARE-2007-L-81137

    Articles No. 181 and 182 of the Federal Law No. 8/1980 on The Regulation of Labour Relations are amended and replaced with two other articles. Additionally, Article No. 181 bis (1) and Bis (2) are added to the Law.

  2. United Arab Emirates - Labour codes, general labour and employment acts - Law, Act

    Law No. 27/2006 of the Department of Human Resources of the Government of Dubai.

    Adoption: 2006-12-26 | Date of entry into force: 2007-08-01 | ARE-2006-L-81107

    Part I: Titles, Definitions and Scope of Implementation
    Part II: Code of Conduct
    Part III: Work Environment
    Part IV: Human Resources Planning
    Part V: Salary Increase, Allowances, Bonuses and Benefits
    Part VI: Performance and Rewards
    Part VII: Promotions
    Part VIII: Training and Development
    Part IX: Holidays
    Part X: Travel on Official Business or Training
    Part XI: Employment Relations
    Part XII: Health and Environmental Safety
    Part XIII: Disciplinary Procedures
    Part XIV: Grievances and Complaints
    Part XV: Termination of Employment
    Part XVI: Governmental Human Resources
    Part XVII: Final Provisions

  3. United Arab Emirates - Labour codes, general labour and employment acts - Law, Act

    Employment Law (DIFC Law No. 4 of 2005). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2005 | ARE-2005-L-83370

    This law regulates the employment of persons working in establishment having a place of business within the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC); or an entity that is created by Law No. 9 of 2004, and the employee is based within, or ordinarily works within or from, the DIFC. It regulates the recruitment of workers, child labour, wages, working time and leave, maternity rights, employers' obligations, health and safety, non-discrimination, termination of employment, complaints etc.

  4. United Arab Emirates - Labour codes, general labour and employment acts - Law, Act

    Federal Law No. 8 on Regulation of Labour Relations.

    Adoption: 1980-04-20 | ARE-1980-L-11956

    Part I deals with definitions and general provisions. Part II regulates the employment of workers, young persons and women, Part III regulates employment contracts, records and remuneration, Part IV deals with hours of work and leave, Part V regulates industrial safety, preventive measures, health and social care for workers, Part VII regulates termination of employment and severance pay, Part VIII regulates compensation for occupational accidents and diseases, Part IX regulates collective labour disputes, Part X regulates labour inspection, Part XI provides for the penalties for a breaching the law and Part XII contains the concluding provisions.


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