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labor law

New UAE labor laws come into effect next year

  DUBAI: The new unified labor contract, aimed at standardizing employment terms, and expected to improve regulation and transparency of the UAE labor market will come into effect from January 1 next year. The Standard Limited-Term Employment Contract, come into effect from January 1, 2016, was drafted by the Ministry ...

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balikbayan box

Items not to be included in a balikbayan box

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has released an advisory to give the public tips on shipping balikbayan boxes. According to the DTI, the following items are not allowed to be sent through balikbayan boxes: 1. Currencies 2. Checks 3. Money orders and traveller’s checks 4. Jewelry 5. Firearms, ...

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