With the pace of change in the UAE continuing to accelerate, the UAE authorities announced in July 2023, via Twitter, an expansion to the categories of companies that are subject to the Emiratisation quota requirements. This latest development further evidences the country’s commitment to increasing the numbers of UAE national employees employed in the private sector.
Mark Tedeschi is an associate in the Dubai office of Baker McKenzie. Mark advises on all employment law matters for national and multinational clients based in the UAE and all free zones, including DIFC. Before joining Baker McKenzie, Mark trained and spent three years as an Employment proffessional based in London. Mark was admitted as a Solicitor of England and Wales in 2019.