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UAE Weekends Change

Source: Emirates News Agency (WAM)
Posted: Tuesday, August 15, 2006
Most recent follow-up news item: December 7, 2021

The shift to the new weekend starting from September 1 is optional for private sector companies, said a Ministry of Labour official. Dr Khalid Al Khazraji,

Undersecretary at the Ministry of Labour, said the change in weekend (2006-05-31) is only compulsory for government bodies. The private sector has the choice to follow this shift or to continue with their existing systems.

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