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8 Dec 2021
4:15 am

Dubai’s short work week: is it a win-win situation?

Editorial staff

One thing these turbulent times has taught those lucky enough to have a job, is that there has to be more of a balance between work and life.

Working from home. Image: iStock

One thing these turbulent times has taught those lucky enough to have a job, is that there has to be more of a balance between work and life. In many cases, the Covid lockdowns and “work from home” as the new normal, saw employees putting in longer hours – perhaps because they felt guilty about having the comforts of home close at hand and not having the stress of commuting. Some workers won’t return to work and others will only go into the office for shorter periods every week. But the stress won’t be reduced, because it is difficult to...