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Employees of the Federal government with school going children will be granted three hours off work during the first week of the academic term, the Federal Authority for Government Human Resources has announced.
This is due to the UAE cabinet agenda that promotes employees' active participation in their children's school activities.
Employees will be allowed to seek permission to leave early or report late, so they can attend their wards graduation ceremonies.
The decision follows the recommendations made by the National Programme for Happiness and Postivity and the Federal Authority for Government Human Resources.
Eight new schools are to open in Dubai by September 2020, it was announced on Tuesday.
Most schools on Saturday announced they would be closed on Sunday due to the fluctuating weather conditions and their inability to receive students and teachers on the first day of the second semester, which was scheduled to start on Sunday at all UAE government and private schools that follow the Ministry of Education’s curriculum.
The Abu Dhabi General Services Company, Musanada, has announced the completion of construction works on the Mohamed bin Zayed School.
The minor girl's killer is her first cousin who confessed to his crimes during initial interrogation, Hangu District Police Officer said. He said blood samples found on the victim's body had matched those collected from the 18-year-old suspect.
An Arab woman, who filed for divorce and requested full legal rights, was surprised that a large number of traffic violations had been committed by the car she owned and gave to her husband.
Dagmar Turner, 53, a former management consultant from the Isle of Wight, played her violin during an operation to remove a tumour from the right frontal lobe of her brain - close to the area that controls the fine movement of her left hand.