Sunday, May 29, 2011

Locals to get 3-7% and expats 5% salary hike

Emiratis will get seven per cent while expatriates will receive five per cent salary hike based on their outstanding performance under the recently-announced increment for Dubai government employees, a senior official said.

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE in his capacity as Ruler of Dubai, on Wednesday ordered the payment of annual performance-based increment for employees of the Government of Dubai for last year.

Amal Bin Adi, Director-General of the Human Resources Department of Dubai Government, told 'Emarat Al Youm' that increment will be given on basic salary.

She said those Emiratis whose performances just meets the expectations will get three per cent salary hike of their basic salary.

The Human Resources Department also emphasised that those employees who have completed six months in the job and those who are on duty and not resigned from the work will qualify for the increment.

“The increment will be given to employees of 42 departments and institutions of the Dubai government under the provisions of the human resources law of the Government of Dubai No. 27 of 2006, as amended and applied performance management system to the staff of the Government of Dubai,” she said.
Employees who completed six months in the job and those on duty and not resigned will qualify for the increment