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3134436 - New Weekend transition for UAE starting from January 1, 2022


Following the announcement by the UAE Government to transition to a four and a half day working week, with Friday afternoon, Saturday and Sunday forming the new weekend, all Federal government departments will move to the new weekend starting from January 1, 2022. 



  • Human Capital Management (HCM)
  • SAP Payroll
  • SuccessFactors Employee Central Time Management (Time Off)
  • Payroll UAE
  • Legal Change


SAP ERP all versions ; SAP R/3 all versions


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