KHALEEJ TIMES, Sunday, Apr 15, 2018 | Rajab 28, 1439
Video: Sharjah ruler announces salary hike for non-Emirati employees
The salaries of non-Emirati Sharjah government employees will also be
hiked by 10 per cent retroactively from the start of January this year. This
comes following directions of His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al
Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, on Saturday.
In a video, His Highness said that he wanted to increase salaries of all
employees in Sharjah government in the beginning of 2018. He issued directions
for pay hike of Emirati staff. Now, he has directed salary raise for the
non-Emirati employees, while appreciating their loyalty.
His Highness had ordered a Dh600 million increase in the salaries of the
emirate's government employees which was implemented on January
1, 2018, for only Emirati nationals, who shall no more be categorized below
the 8th grade.