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Name: Employment Act, 2008 (Act No. 2/2008).
Country: Maldives
Subject(s): Labour codes, general labour and employment acts
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2008-05-26
Entry into force:
ISN: MDV-2008-L-85764
Bibliography: Ministry website Ministry website Ministry of Youth and Sport, Maldives Unofficial English Translation Unofficial English Translation (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2018-02-18)
Ministry website Ministry website Ministry of Youth and Sport, Maldives PDF in Dhivehi PDF in Dhivehi (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2018-02-18)
Labour Relations Authority Website Labour Relations Authority Website Republic of Maldives PDF of Act in Dhivehi as amended up to Act No. 22/2016 PDF of Act in Dhivehi as amended up to Act No. 22/2016 (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2018-02-18)
Abstract/Citation: Chapter I - Introductory Provisions
Chapter II - Fundamental Principles
Chapter III - Employment of Minors
Chapter IV - Employment Agreement
Chapter V - Work Ethics and Dismissal
Chapter VI - Working Hours
Chapter VII - Leave Entitlement
Chapter VIII - Remuneration
Chapter IX - Foreigners in Employment
Chapter X - Employment Agencies
Chapter XI - Training and on the Job Training
Chapter XII - Occupational Safety and Health
Chapter XIII - Labour Relations Authority
Chapter XIV - Employment Tribunal
Chapter XV - Miscellaneous

As amended by Act No. 14/2008, Act No. 12 of 2010, Act No. 3/2014, Act No. 14/2015 and Act No. 22/2016.
Implementing text(s):

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