SEC reviews study of evaluating new weekly work system

09 Aug 2022

Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Crown Prince, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah, and Chairman of the Sharjah Executive Council (SEC), chaired the meeting of the Executive Council on Tuesday morning, which was held in the Ruler’s Office.


During its meeting, the SEC discussed a number of governmental issues on its agenda, and reviewed the progress of work in many sectors and development projects in various cities and regions of the Emirate.


The Council was briefed on the study evaluating the application of the new weekly work system in the Government of Sharjah, and its impact on the progress of government work.


The study focused on the impact of the new experience through a number of government entities, which included the police sector, the environment, human resources and the financial sector.


According to the study, the application of the new weekly work system contributed to a rise in a number of indicators and positive factors related to the work environment and employee’s productivity, as indicators of work quality, efficiency, productivity, speed of completion, and levels of employee and customer satisfaction increased.


According to the study, traffic accidents and deaths decreased compared to the first quarter of 2021 by up to 40%, in addition to a decrease in severe injuries and others.


The new work system contributed to improving the financial performance of government agencies, according to the financial analysis and comparison of expenses, revenues and other financial factors.


In the environment sector, the study showed that during the period which the new work system was implemented witnessed a decrease in the percentage of emissions of a number of gases, including carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide and nitrogen dioxide.


The Council directed to follow up the study and evaluation of indicators related to the weekly work system in the Government of Sharjah until the end of this year to identify to strengthen the positives and to develop negatives, appropriate solutions for them and develop them.