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DUBAI: Sharjah, the southern Gulf emirate of the United Arab Emirates, on Thursday introduced a shift to a three-day weekend for the official sector.

The transfer comes after the  UAE had stated Tuesday it’s slashing the official working week to four-and-a-half days and transferring its weekend to Saturday and Sunday.

Going a step additional, the Sharjah Govt Council stated its determination was taken “in keeping with the UAE imaginative and prescient to reinforce its aggressive place”.

The working week for Sharjah’s authorities businesses is to be diminished to Monday to Thursday, and the weekend will run between Friday and Sunday.

The swap, resulting from start on January 1, would “help the enterprise atmosphere and financial market, and preserve tempo with international growth”.

Whereas turning into the one Gulf nation to not have a Friday-Saturday weekend, the resource-rich and bold UAE now comes into line with the non-Arab world.

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