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QCS educates workers about skin cancer

QCS educates workers about skin cancer

Qatar Cancer Society (QCS) has launched a campaign to raise awareness among workers about skin cancer by reaching more than 4,000 workers in co-operation with Qatar Volunteers.

Proposed insurance fund will protect workers' dues: Minister

Proposed insurance fund will protect workers' dues: Minister

HE Dr al-Nuaimi explained that the fund is complementary to the bundle of legislations issued by Qatar to protect the rights of workers.

New law helps protect rights of workers, says al-Nuaimi

New law helps protect rights of workers, says al-Nuaimi

The Minister clarified that the amended law guarantees the right of the expatriate workers who come under the provisions of the Labour Law to leave the country temporarily or on final exit.

Draft law on establishing fund for workers issued

Draft law on establishing fund for workers issued

The decision was taken after the Cabinet reviewed recommendations of the Advisory Council on the draft law at its regular weekly meeting on Wednesday.

Philippines' Duterte arrives in Jordan for four-day visit

Philippines' Duterte arrives in Jordan for four-day visit

Rodrigo Duterte arrived in Amman after visiting Israel, continuing a tour aimed at renewing ties with the two countries and checking up on Filipinos in the two countries.

Tunisair wants govt backing to lay off 1,200 workers

Tunisair wants govt backing to lay off 1,200 workers

Tunisair, which has a fleet of 30 aircraft, employs 8,000 staff, part of a bloated public service which the government has failed to trim due to resistance from labour unions.

Campaign to raise workers' awareness on human trafficking

Campaign to raise workers' awareness on human trafficking

Speaking on the occasion, Khalifa al-Abdullah reviewed the efforts and laws passed by Qatar to combat human trafficking.

Envoy hopeful of pact with Qatar soon on hiring Kyrgyz nationals

Envoy hopeful of pact with Qatar soon on hiring Kyrgyz nationals

Kyrgyzstan's ambassador said a delegation from Qatar’s Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs visited Bishkek in April.

Mowasalat hands out free Smartcards to workers

Mowasalat hands out free Smartcards to workers

Mowasalat Government Relations manager Khalid Kafoud formally handed over the free transport cards.

Labour ministry announces summer working hours

Labour ministry announces summer working hours

Work done in open workplaces should not be longer than five hours in the morning and must stop from 11:30 am to 3pm.

QC Ramadan projects to benefit  630,000 people in Qatar

QC Ramadan projects to benefit 630,000 people in Qatar

QC’s Ramadan initiatives include several Iftar projects for fasting people, targeting workers and community gatherings in particular, as well as Iftar meals and Zakat ul-Fitr projects for low-income families.

Rota congratulates workers, volunteers for literacy drive

Rota congratulates workers, volunteers for literacy drive

Rota’s learning initiative was conducted in collaboration with selected universities to enable workers to achieve personal goals and improve life opportunities far from their daily duties.