Types of employment contracts in the private sector

Under the UAE Labour Law No. 8 of 1980, there are two types of employment contracts: limited term contract or (fixed-term) and unlimited term contract. The difference lies in the provisions for end of service gratuity and termination. In 2018, the UAE implemented the part-time contract system by virtue of a ministerial resolution.

Know about the different types of employment contracts in the private sector in the UAE.



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