Amendment to the Employment Act Ratified

On Tuesday, President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih ratified the sixth Amendment to the Employment Act which was passed by the Parliament on 6 September 2020.

This Amendment brings major developments in the employment law in various sectors such as the tourism sector and significant changes have been brought to sick leaves granted to employees. Along with this ratification, Amendments to the Audit Act, Human Rights Commission Act and Criminal Procedure Act was also ratified.

For the Dhivehi version of the Amendment;