Working hours for private sector employees will be reduced by two hours during the Holy Month of Ramadan.
The working hours for all private sector employees will be reduced by two hours during the Holy Month of Ramadan with no salary reduction for workers.
The announcement came in a circular issued by Saqr bin Ghobash Saeed Ghobash, Minister of Labour, in implementation of the provision of Article 65 of Federal Law No. 08 of 1980 concerning the regulation of labour relations and its amendments.
Ghobash offered sincere greetings to The President, His Highness, Shaikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and Their Highnesses Members of the Supreme Council and Rulers of the Emirates, the UAE people and the Arab and Islamic Nations, on the occasion of the advent of Holy Ramadan.