1,100 DIFC companies enrolled into Dubai's employee benefit scheme

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Zurich Workplace Solutions (ZWS), a subsidiary of Zurich International Life Limited and scheme administrator for the new Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Employee Workplace Solutions (DEWS) programme has said it onboarded 1,100 DIFC-based firms into the ground-breaking scheme as at the end of last month. Officially launched on the 1 February 2020, 1,100 organisations or close to 85% of eligible employers undertook the required measures to enroll into the scheme within the extended deadline of the 30 April. Zurich said that, of the 1,100 now enroled, 750 have made the gratui...

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Christopher Copper-Ind is editor-in-chief of International Investment. Before this, he was editorial director of The Business Year, from 2014 to 2017.