• Labour and Employment Relations in the UAE
  • November 15, 2011 | Authors: Nazanin Aleyaseen; Stuart J. Walker
  • Law Firm: Afridi & Angell - Dubai Office
  • While the United Arab Emirates┬┐ labour law, the UAE Federal Law 8 of 1980, governs most employment relationships in the UAE, it does not apply to UAE nationals and employees of UAE companies working outside the UAE. In addition these laws do not apply to government employees, domestic servants, members of the armed forces and police, or agricultural workers.