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Qatar Blocks Nepalese Workers From Returning Home For Earthquake Funerals

Posted by jaypee 65 days ago Qatar
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Thousands of Nepalese migrant workers in Qatar, toiling on construction sites for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, have been denied the chance to return home for the funerals of loved ones killed in last month’s deadly earthquake, Nepal’s government says.

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Increased demand for Pinoy domestic helpers seen in Qatar

Posted by jaypee 79 days ago Qatar
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the demand for Filipino domestic helpers in Qatar may increase in the next few months after Indonesia announced its plan to stop sending workers to 21 Middle Eastern countries following the execution of two Indonesian women last May 5.

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The Peninsula Qatar - Illegal visa trade to stop after online wage transfer: NHRC

Posted by jaypee 79 days ago Qatar
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DOHA: Qatar’s human rights watchdog says it hopes the illegal trade in work visas would end once companies begin paying salaries to all their workers through banking channels.

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The Peninsula Qatar - Visa trading is illegal and punishable

Posted by jaypee 98 days ago Qatar
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Qatari law sets strict punishment for visa traders with aim of preventing trade of illegal visas because every single illegal work visa adds an unemployed worker. If he/she stays unemployed for a long time he/she could turn into a source of danger to the stability and security of the society as he/she lacks housing and food, in addition to his/her struggle to compensate the value of the v

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Companies selling work visas caught

Posted by jaypee 104 days ago Qatar
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DOHA: Law-enforcement agencies have clamped down on several companies that are alleged to have been involved in illegal work visa trade.

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Qatar to amend law on foreign workers' salaries

Posted by jaypee 160 days ago Qatar
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Qatar said Thursday it will introduce a major labor law reform to ensure thousands of workers building venues for the 2022 World Cup are paid on time, after complaints by rights groups.

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Qatar to Introduce Pay Reform for Migrant Workers

Posted by jaypee 160 days ago Qatar
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Qatar announced Thursday that it was introducing labor law reforms to aimed at ensuring that thousands of migrant workers building venues for the 2022 World Cup are paid on time.

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Qatar to launch pay reform for migrant workers

Posted by jaypee 160 days ago Qatar
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Doha: Qatar said Thursday it will introduce a major labour law reform to ensure thousands of workers building venues for the 2022 World Cup are paid on time, after complaints by rights groups.

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