Working hours for private sector employees reduced during Ramadan

A ministerial circular reduced the working day by two hours for all employees

  
Image used for illustrative purpose. Emirates Towers are seen between the twin minarets of a mosque in Dubai.

Image used for illustrative purpose. Emirates Towers are seen between the twin minarets of a mosque in Dubai.

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ABU DHABI: The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation has issued a ministerial circular reducing the working day by two hours for all employees working in the private sector in the country during the Holy Month of Ramadan 1442 Hijri.

Nasser bin Thani Al Hamli, Minister of Human Resources and Emiratisation, issued the circular in implementation to Article 65 of the Federal Law No. 08 for 1980, on regulating labour relations.

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