All federal government employees in the UAE will work remotely on Friday, October 27, as per the directives of the UAE Cabinet. This however excludes those whose presence is required at the workplace. The Council of Ministers also directed that government schools operate remotely, taking into account the weather conditions.
Meanwhile, in Dubai, Friday, October 27, 2023, was declared a remote working day for employees of all Dubai government entities, due to weather conditions. This applies to all government employees in Dubai, except for roles that need on-site presence at the workplace.
Under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of The Executive Council, tomorrow, Friday, 27 October, 2023, will be a remote working day for employees of all Dubai government entities, due to weather…
— Dubai Media Office (@DXBMediaOffice) October 26, 2023
Abu Dhabi also announced that remote work will be activated across government entities on Friday. And all schools are also going to operate remotely (online) in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and Al Dhafra Region, on Friday.
Due to weather conditions in the emirate, remote work will be activated across government entities and for those studying remotely in all schools tomorrow, Friday 27 October 2023, in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and Al Dhafra Region. #WamNews pic.twitter.com/nMz9nNvC5n
— WAM English (@WAMNEWS_ENG) October 26, 2023
Meanwhile, the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MoHRE) in the UAE called on private sector companies across the UAE to apply flexible work patterns on Friday, 27th October, given the current weather conditions.
The Ministry calls on private sector companies across the UAE to apply flexible work patterns tomorrow (Friday, 27 October) given the current weather conditions.
“Necessary measures need to be taken by companies to ensure outdoor work, which is necessary to resume, complies with…
— وزارة الموارد البشرية والتوطين (@MOHRE_UAE) October 26, 2023