The ministry has announced that the midday break rule period, which started on June 15, 2020, prohibiting any outdoor labour work between 12:30pm and 3:00pm, will end on Sept.15, 2020.
The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation affirmed that it will not impose any fines on the persons whose regular or temporary work permits expired on the first of April and for a period of three months (the end of June), to facilitate the workers and companies affected by the precautionary and preventive measures to limit the spread of the new Coronavirus (Covid-19) ).
The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation has asserted that employees of the private sector are entitled to transfer forward 60 days of their annual leave to the next year or when it is possible for that.
The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation highlighted the preparedness of fleet of the “Tawseel Delivery Services,” which number 450 vehicles that provide fast and distinguished services to customers free of charge.
The 5-day foundation programmes will be conducted remotely via the Microsoft Teams platform.
The move is an implementation of the UAE Cabinet resolution, under which work permits for Golden Residency holders were created. The Human Resources Ministry stated that such work permits are required in three cases.
The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation has affirmed that the time a worker spends in moving between his place of residence and worksite is counted within working hours only in three cases.