H.H Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan
The UAE’s Vice President, Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman of Presidential Court.

The Emirates Labour Market Award is approved by the UAE Cabinet and is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the UAE’s Vice President, Deputy Prime Minister, and Minister of Presidential Court.

The Award, which is organised by the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MoHRE), aims to recognise the efforts of the private sector establishments, honouring leading businesspersons and employees, and highlighting successful practices in the UAE labour market.

An annual ceremony is held to honour the winners across different categories. The ceremony is expected to be covered by leading media outlets with the aim of spreading the culture of best practices, locally and internationally.


  • Enhancing the competitiveness of the UAE labour market
  • Honouring leading practices in the work environment and protecting employees’ rights
  • Enhancing wellbeing and quality of life of the private sector establishments’ workforce
  • Increasing the productivity and efficiency of the UAE labour market