Saif Al Suwaidi, undersecretary of human resources at the ministry (Image Credit: Supplied )

More than 50,000 private sector firms fined

Ministry of Labour has reduced fines for work permit and labour contract services and administration

Abu Dhabi: A total of 141,500 fines have been issued for incomplete work permit registrations and late renewals by private sector companies, the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation announced on Saturday.

In a statement, the Ministry said that the fines have been issued to 52,765 companies.

“These firms make up just 15 per cent of all the private sector companies recorded in the ministry’s database, showing that the majority of companies abide by labour laws and...Read more...