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Baby’s Day Out (at Work?)

Baby’s Day Out (at Work?)

Getting companies to provide their employees with regulated and standardized day-care center surely is something that requires government support and initiative—something we yet to see in the Emirates.

December 28, 2011 3:39
 
Amending UAE maternity laws

Amending UAE maternity laws

Sharjah’s amendments to the maternity leave law and introduction of paternity leave should serve as a role model for its less flexible neighbours, says Eva Fernandes.

January 18, 2011 2:47
 
The mother of all bad policies

The mother of all bad policies

Kipp doesn’t think much of UAE’s latest record. If you haven’t heard, this country offers the shortest maternity leave for its workforce IN THE WORLD.

October 25, 2010 4:43
 
UAE maternity leave needs addressing

UAE maternity leave needs addressing

Compared to other countries, it is paltry. The UAE law on maternity leave needs addressing, thinks Sam Potter, and not just to boost the Emirati population.

July 29, 2010 2:26