TAIWAN: Annual Update – Expected Labour Law Changes in 2017

Public Holidays Reduction of public holidays:  The number of public holidays have been reduced from 19 to 12 days each year. Effective from January 1, 2017. Action required: Review employment contracts and work rules, and make any necessary amendments to ensure compliance. Annual Leave Increased statutory annual leave entitlement:  Statutory annual leave entitlement, which is

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UAE: Annual Update – Expected Labour Law Changes in 2017

Emiratisation – Data entry Online registration requirement:  As of January 1, 2017, companies with over 1,000 staff must register with Tas’heel online. ‘Tas’heel’ is the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation service provider, which processes work permits. Businesses must declare that they are an employer, and register every staff member;

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