Expo 2020 Dubai: Cabinet grants federal government employees six-day paid leave to visit

The six-day leave can be used at any time during the six-month event

  
Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Chairperson of Dubai Culture tours Expo 2020 Dubai site. As part of the tour,HH visited the UAE pavilion and met HE Noura Al Kaabi,Minister of Culture and Youth,Commissioner-General of the UAE Pavilion, who gave HH an overview of the UAE pavilion's pillars. Image courtesy Dubai Media Office Twitter handle.

Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Chairperson of Dubai Culture tours Expo 2020 Dubai site. As part of the tour,HH visited the UAE pavilion and met HE Noura Al Kaabi,Minister of Culture and Youth,Commissioner-General of the UAE Pavilion, who gave HH an overview of the UAE pavilion's pillars. Image courtesy Dubai Media Office Twitter handle.

ABU DHABI- The UAE Cabinet, chaired by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, has issued a Resolution to grant federal government employees a six-day special paid leave to enable them and their families to visit Expo 2020 Dubai.

The six-day leave can be used at any time during the six-month event, which runs from 1st October, 2021 to 31st March, 2022, under the theme "Connecting Minds, Creating the Future", allowing federal government employees to enjoy the immersive experiences presented at Expo 2020 Dubai, in line with the UAE Government's efforts to create a positive work environment for its employees.

Held for the first time in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region, the World Expo features the participation of 192 countries, with each country having its own pavilion, making it the largest of its kind in the 170-year history of World Expos.

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