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Qatar Charity distributes 6,000 ready-to-eat meals daily to workers

Qatar Charity distributes 6,000 ready-to-eat meals daily to workers

Qatar Charity (QC), in co-ordination with the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) and the authorities concerned in the country, and with support from benefactors ...

Ministry launches new hotline to receive workers' complaints

Ministry launches new hotline to receive workers' complaints

The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs (MADLSA) has launched a new hotline, 92727, to receive workers’ complaints.

Qatar Charity distributes 900 health kits to workers in Lusail

Qatar Charity distributes 900 health kits to workers in Lusail

Qatar Charity (QC), in co-operation with the Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs and the Ministry of Health, distributed health kits to 900 workers in the Lusail area ...

Ashghal intensifies health, safety steps at project sites, workers' housing

Ashghal intensifies health, safety steps at project sites, workers' housing

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal), as part of preventive and precautionary measures to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), has intensified its efforts to inspect the workers’ accommodation and project sites.

Workers without health card too will receive free Covid-19 care

Workers without health card too will receive free Covid-19 care

The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs (MADLSA) has issued an advisory on how to maintain workers' health and safety at the workplace.

Thai lockdown sparks exodus of 60,000 migrant workers: ministry official

Thai lockdown sparks exodus of 60,000 migrant workers: ministry official

About 60,000 migrant workers living in Thailand have fled the country since authorities shut malls and many businesses at the weekend to curb the spread of the coronavirus ,,,

SC reiterates commitment to workers' safety

SC reiterates commitment to workers' safety

The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) has stressed that it remains focused on the health and safety of everyone working on FIFA World Cup 2022 projects and the wider communities in Qatar ...

Workers' accommodation sanitised

Workers' accommodation sanitised

As part of the important precautionary measures taken to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), the Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs ...

Qatar's reforms to improve workers' conditions hailed

Qatar's reforms to improve workers' conditions hailed

The UN Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance, E Tendayi Achiume, has praised the significant reforms ...

UK ministers deny plan to weaken workers' rights after Brexit

UK ministers deny plan to weaken workers' rights after Brexit

Britain's government denied a newspaper report on Saturday that it will seek to weaken workers' rights after Britain leaves the European Union, with one minister describing the idea as ‘completely mad’.

MME to strictly implement law on workers' accommodation in family residential areas

MME to strictly implement law on workers' accommodation in family residential areas

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) has called on landlords of residential properties to strictly follow Law No.(22) of 2019, which prohibits workers’ camps within family residential areas in Qatar.

Qatar’s commitment to workers’ welfare discussed at BWI Sports Conference

Qatar’s commitment to workers’ welfare discussed at BWI Sports Conference

The potential of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 to accelerate progress in workers' rights was recognised at a high-profile human rights conference in Berlin ...