The chief minister had shot down the recommendation because the trade unions raised objections to all suggestions made by the government.
SDHR has announced that Oct.21 will be a public holiday for the departments, bodies and institutions of the Sharjah government, to mark the birthday of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), adding that the official working hours will resume on Oct.24.
Surface parking spaces will be free of charge during the holiday starting Thursday (Oct.21 until 7:59 am on Saturday, Oct.23). Additionally, Mussafah Industrial area parking lot M18 will be free of charge during the official holiday.
The Government Human Resources has announced that Thursday, (Oct.21), 2021, will be a public holiday for federal government employees to mark the birthday of the Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him).
Official working hours will resume on Sunday, December 5, based on the Cabinet's decision regarding approved public holidays.
According to one of the new regulations, “all private sector workers are entitled to a paid, weekly rest day, with the possibility of increasing the weekly rest day at the discretion of the employer.”
As travel rebounds from the impact of the pandemic, Emirates Airline is preparing for its busiest period yet, with over 550,000 customers expected to fly out from the UAE between June and July on over 2,400 weekly network-wide departures.
On this occasion, the Authority congratulated the leadership, government and people of the UAE, and the Arab and Islamic nations.