ANOC - Job Market after Pandemic

How the pandemic will reshape the job market

The economy jumped from the best labor market in 60 years, before the coronavirus, to the worst, in April. As countries bounce back, millions of jobs lost during the pandemic will never come back, and there will be massive reallocations of jobs from some parts of the economy to others. "This is the biggest thing since the Great Depression. It's absolutely enormous and incredibly fast," says Nicholas Blo ...

ANOC - Lockdown in Dubai

What the Covid-19 lockdown looks like in Dubai, UAE

The vibrant city of fast cars and busy roads had gone eerily silent.​Only less than two months ago, everything seemed normal without having placed any importance on wearing a mask and couple of gloves every time you happened to leave house. The seriousness of Covid-19 only seemed like a figment of some imagination around late February. As we approach the month of May, there’s been a quick change in how ...

ANOC - Expatriates in the UAE Searching Job

Expatriates in the UAE can now find new jobs on the ‘virtual labour market’

Despite the recent pandemic, Finding jobs and recruiting new employees has proven to be steady in the UAE.​As per recently launched reports from the UAE ministry, a Virtual Labour Market has been introduced urging both employers and job seekers to register on the portal.​ Moreover the Ministry has also made it simpler for employers to recruit job seekers. The Ministry has made it more easier for compani ...

ANOC - Job Vacancies at Dubai Expo 2020

New job vacancies at Dubai Expo 2020: How to apply

Expo 2020 is looking for people to join the dynamic team and is keen to tap the best of world-class talent.Dubai Expo is poised to be a spectacular event when it opens its doors in October 2020.This will be the first World Expo to take place in the Middle East, Africa or South Asia, and bring a multitude of opportunities for businesses in construction, real estate, hospitality, tourism and aviation industr ...

ANOC - 6 month visa to help illegal UAE resident find a job

6-month visa to help illegal UAE residents find a job

Priority will be given to applicants from this pool of job seekers.​Illegal UAE residents looking to normalize their status through the upcoming visa amnesty scheme have the option of applying for a six-month temporary visa as they look for a job. For vacancies that come up in the country, priority will be given to applicants from this pool of job seekers registered with the Ministry of Huma ...

ANOC - UAE amnesty 2018

UAE amnesty 2018: Nine centres to help fix residency status of illegal expatriates in UAE

​Amnesty-seekers can choose to regularise residency status or leave the country without paying fines ​Abu Dhabi: Nine centres for amnesty seekers have been set up across the UAE where overstayers can regularise their residency status or leave the country without paying fines, the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship said on Monday.Illegal residents in the UAE will be able to leave the country ...

ANOC - Visa application post suspension of PCC

UAE receives flood of work visa applications post-suspension of PCC

The UAE has temporarily suspended the requirement of a good conduct certificate for employment visas across the country until further notice. Hundreds of companies in the UAE have rushed to submit work permit applications after a good conduct certificate requirement delaying applications was temporarily lifted. Some Tasheel centres were reported to have received more than 300 additional applications ...

ANOC - Salaries cannot be reduced without approval

Salaries cannot be reduced without ministry’s approval in the UAE

The employer and employee must enter into a fresh employment contract signed by both parties. If the employer wants to reduce the salary, they should enter into a fresh employment contract signed by both parties and it needs to be submitted to the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation for approval. ​ Article 60 of the Federal Law No. 8 of 1980 regulating employment relations in the U ...

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The Ministry has called for private companies to register and join the membership of Emiratization Partners Club

In a move to enhance the rate of Emiratization in private sector, the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratization has offered privileges and benefits to private establishments, including reduced charges on obtaining labour permits andwaiver of bank deposits. The Ministry has called for private companies to register and join the membership of Emiratization Partners Club after meeting the stipulated ter ...

ANOC - Part-time working laws in the UAE

Part-time working laws in the UAE

Don’t want to log long hours? Or want to earn some extra money over your basic salary, which no matter at what level one is at their professional hierarchy, the pay always seem to appear in peanuts. Isn’t it? And working part-time seem to be one of the easiest and quickest solution to earning more money on the side or during a sabbatical. But can you do it legally? Let’s find out! Part-time jobs are alw ...