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The Ministries of Human Resources and Emiratisation, Health and Community Protection, and the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship have announced the exemption of expired workers from their medical exams from their own medical examination, with the issuance and renewal of work and residency permits automatically for facility workers and auxiliary service workers,

Within the framework of the precautionary measures and measures taken by the United Arab Emirates to confront the emerging corona virus (Covid-19). The Ministries of Human Resources and Emiratisation, Health and Community Protection, and the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship have announced the exemption of expired workers from their medical exams from their own medical examination, with the issuance and renewal of work and residency permits automatically for facility workers and auxiliary service workers,

Under the aforementioned precautionary procedure, the concerned labor will not need to review the medical examination centers at the state level, which will be closed temporarily, provided that the prescribed fee is met through the approved payment channels, according to which the worker continues his legitimate residence in the country.

The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship stressed the need for employers to inform the competent health authorities of any worker suspected of being infected with the Corona virus, and also called on all workers in the country to adhere to health and precautionary instructions and measures, in order to preserve their safety and the safety of society.