Up to SR100,000 Fine Is Waiting for Companies Who Are Violating Weekend Rule

Weekend Violation Rule: If your company is counting your weekends as part of your annual leave, then they will be in a big trouble. According to the Ministry of Labour, companies who are still practicing this policy will be fined SR100,000 or even more.

“The ministry has recorded several cases where companies and employers exploit the ignorance of employees about their rights. Many companies count the weekends as part of annual vacation which is a clear violation of the Saudi Labor Law,” said the source.

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Full Transcript of Philippines’ Pres. Rodrigo Duterte’s 1st State Of The Nation Address (SONA)

PRESIDENT RODRIGO DUTERTE’S FIRST STATE OF THE NATION ADDRESS (SONA)
BATASANG PAMBANSA COMPLEX, QUEZON CITY
JULY 25, 2016

Kindly sit down. Thank you.

Allow me a little bit of informality at the outset. You would realize that the three guys in the elevated portion of Congress are from Mindanao. So, wala talaga kaming masabi.

Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III; members of the Senate; Speaker Pantaleon Alvares and members of House of Representatives; Vice President Maria Leonor Robredo; President Fidel V. Ramos; President Joseph Estrada; President (Gloria Macapagal) Arroyo; Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and the justices of the Supreme Court; His Excellency Papal Nuncio and members of the diplomatic corps.

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FREE Accommodation: Now a Government’s Order in UAE!

Free accommodation in UAE, possible? Well, Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) and other South Asian migrant workers in the United Arab Emirates are expected to benefit in the new government order for employers to offer free accommodation to workers paid $540 or less per month. Guidlines to follow.

The order is UAE’s latest move in the Gulf to address alleged abuses of migrant labor. This is due to the large number of South Asians that make up a huge proportion of the country’s foreign workforce. While Emiratis, who barely account 10 percent of the UAE’s population of nine million. A small population compared to the total number of foreign workers.

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Scientifically Proven: Here’s Why It’s Totally OK To Spend All Your Money On Travel.

Thinking of spending your travel money, now? Are you that type of person who is more concerned on saving rather than enjoying the fruits of your labor? This is because you are afraid that your money will eventually go and disappear into nothingness? If so, it’s high time that you change your view and enjoy your money to see and explore the world. Travel. It’ll definitely make you a happier individual.

A university in New York did some psychological research about what will make a person happy. Cornell University studied and proved that the essential key to happiness is through a person’s experience other than the material things that surrounds him or her.

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7 Cities That Will Be Ultra Rich in The Next 10 Years

1. Doha, Qatar

Doha

Forget New York, London or Hong Kong. Here are seven cities that are racing up the rankings of the world’s richest, and will be among the top 10 by 2025, according to researchers from McKinsey.

Qatar’s Doha is predicted to be one of the rising stars in terms of per capita GDP. The country is already among the richest in the world, and huge investments ahead of the 2022 Soccer World Cup are set to give it extra boost.

2.  Bergen, Norway

Bergen

Bergen is the second most populous city in Norway.

It is already at the forefront of the country’s economy, but McKinsey’s researchers predict it will rise to become one of the richest cities globally. It serves as the hub for Norway’s energy industry, shipping, and marine research.

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How to Transfer the Sponsorship of Your Family Members Under Your Sponsorship When Your Father Is Dead?

Wondering how to transfer sponsorship when the father or sponsor is dead? In Saudi Arabia, a large population of families lives under the sponsorship of their fathers. It becomes very tricky for families living in the kingdom in case their father dies and there are very vulnerable to deportation to their native country. This is highly possible unless one of the sons of the family is working on a job under different sponsorship of the employer it is possible for him to take the rest of the family members under his sponsorship i.e. mother, unmarried sister and other sibling below age 18.

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The Truth About 2-Year Rule of Iqama Transfer and Sponsorship, Revealed!

2-Year Rule of Iqama Transfer and Sponsorship: The topic about transfer of sponsorship is very wide but has a huge impact on the expatriates living in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The topic about whether it is possible for an expatriate to change his or her employer within two years of joining has been in discussion for a very long time.

As stated, the topic is critical and for this reason, the answer could be “Yes or No” given the scarce information that is present in Saudi Arabia.

With this kind of situation in mind, this article aims to clear the rumors and propaganda circulating among people. The two years rule of transfer of sponsorship is quite a sensitive matter of concern to the expatriates residing in this kingdom.

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Is your Iqama Transferable? One thing Your Employer Doesn’t Want You To Know

So how do you check if your Iqama is transferable or not? In case you are new to the word Iqama of not very familiar to its meaning the let it be known to you that it is basically a permit or document issued to the expatriates who arrive and want to reside in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on an employment visa. This Iqama has a validity of about a year or two after which, it is a must that it is renewed once again.

There are numerous advantages that come with having an Iqama such as gaining a temporary residency card, while male applicants can sponsor direct and genuine blood related siblings and family members to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on a period of six month visit visa.

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The Average Salaries in UAE That You Need To Know in 2016, Now!

So what are the average salaries in UAE on different positions? Accordingly, one of the questions that we often like to ask friends and colleagues but never do is how much they are making?

Based on the survey conducted by Aon Hewitt, employees working across the UAE can look forward to a 5 percent increase in the average salary in 2016. What does this imply? Are you receiving enough money to begin with?

A 2015 salary guide for UAE has been developed by Hays, a Recruitment Agency. This will give you a firm idea how much salary is sufficient. Based on a survey involving 2,000 employees primarily for midlevel to high level positions in multinational companies and small enterprises, this data provides information on the salary range for more than 100 jobs.

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How To Process 90-day UAE Visit Visa Application Online?

In a message addressed to the public, the Ministry of Interior urged everyone to apply for the visit visa or the 90-day Entry Permit in UAE online through e-services.

E-services can be accessed through different channels including the UAE-MOI smartphone app and www.moi.gov.ae. Through this channel, the public can apply for a visit visa which will require sponsorship from an investor, a resident or a citizen.

Ministry of Interior Acting Assistant Undersecretary for the Naturalization, Residency and Ports Affairs Department, Maj. Gen. Khalifa Hareb Al Khaiaili placed emphasis on the efforts exerted by his department for streamlining visa application procedures and reducing the effort and time exerted by their customers.

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