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Company response

ALEC declined to respond to the survey. The company provided the following statement:

"Thank you for getting in touch with ALEC. We are extremely proud of our labour welfare policies and procedures and as a business we are passionate about ensuring our workforce work and live in a comfortable and safe environment. As we operate in the UAE, we are in the process of going through the Taqdeer award. The Government of Dubai has launched the Taqdeer Award to celebrate excellence in labour relations. This unique initiative – the world’s first points-based award programme for promoting employee welfare – will grade the companies depending on their employment practices. http://www.taqdeeraward.ae/ . We comply or exceed in all respects to the rules and regulations legislated by the Government of Dubai. The results of our assessment are due out before the end of this year, as the Taqdeer assessment covers all the same points that you request, we will not be completing your application form.”

Company & project information

Established in 1999, ALEC is a Dubai-based construction company with operations in Abu Dhabi, Oman and Qatar and an annual turnover of over 1 billion USD. According to the company's website on 25/20/2016, projects under construction include:

Abu Dhabi