UAE: New Labour Law to Come into Force

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UAE: New Labour Law to Come into Force

Alroeya, 30 January 2022: The UAE’s Human Resources and Emiratisation Ministry has announced the Labour Law, Federal Decree-Law No. 33/2021 on regulating the work relationships will be implemented from 2 February 2022.

The Law was introduced to respond to changes in the labour market. It aims to boost the flexibility and sustainability of the labour market by protecting the rights of employees and employers. It provides various workflows to facilitate businesses, competition and the productivity of the labour market.

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Benjamin Filaferro