59. Pension for UAE and GCC nationals

Where an Employee is a UAE or GCC National, the Employer shall enrol him in the Employee's UAE pension scheme in accordance with applicable Federal legislation and he shall not be eligible to receive an end-of-service gratuity as prescribed in section 60 on termination of employment unless such Employee has the written approval of the applicable national pension authority not to participate in the Employee's UAE pension scheme and has provided a copy of that written approval to the Employer prior to the termination of employment.