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Employees of grades 8 to 11, working in government sectors will now get 25 paid leaves instead of the 22 leaves they previously got. Read below to find your grade.
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His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai announced the new law to provide a supportive work environment for employees in the government sector. According to a new human resources law issued on Sunday, the annual leave for all government employees in Dubai has been increased. Employees of grades 8 to 11 will get 25 paid leaves compared to the 22 they got previously, while those of grade 7 and below will receive 18 instead of 15.
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Expat employees will receive travel allowances for three children under the age of 21 years. A 10-day leave must be given to employees mourning the death of a spouse, while another five days will be given when second-degree relatives die. People with determination have been given priority for employment opportunities and additional benefits such as reduced working hours depending on necessity and right to five special paid leaves.
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