Dubai Government

Skilled workers needed to boost productivity

July 22, 2012

There is a need for more policies to foster the movement from the labour intensive to the capital intensive, thus increasing productivity and the reliance on unskilled labour, according to the recommendations of a latest study by the Dubai Economic Council, or DEC.

The Economic Policy and Research Centre, or EPRC, the operational arm of the DEC, conducted a study entitled “The Future of Talent in Dubai” that aims to provide policy recommendations.
It highlights the international mobility of foreign human capital in Dubai as most of the emirate’s labour force comes from abroad, and also demonstrates the best practices worldwide in labour migration strategy.

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