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Workshop on combating human trafficking held

Workshop on combating human trafficking held

The Public Prosecution represented by the Institute of Criminal Studies and the Department of International Co-operation organised the second workshop on combating human trafficking ...

Remains of all 39 lorry death victims returned to Vietnam

Remains of all 39 lorry death victims returned to Vietnam

The remains of all of the 39 migrants found dead in a lorry in England last month after being trafficked into the country have been returned to Vietnam, a government statement said Saturday.

Cabinet approves draft law on combating human trafficking

Cabinet approves draft law on combating human trafficking

The Cabinet's regular meeting, chaired by HE the Prime Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani, on Wednesday approved a draft law amending some provisions ...

UK urged to stop human traffickers exploiting Brexit uncertainty

UK urged to stop human traffickers exploiting Brexit uncertainty

Britain must ensure human traffickers do not exploit uncertainty surrounding Brexit, from its future migration policy to cooperation with European law enforcement agencies, the nation's anti-slavery commissioner said on Friday.

Ex-Burundi diplomat tried in France for forced labour

Ex-Burundi diplomat tried in France for forced labour

A former Burundi diplomat working for the UN and his wife went on trial Monday near Paris, accused of forcing a man to work in their home for 10 years in slave-like conditions.

US woman caught hiding week-old baby in flight bag in Philippines

US woman caught hiding week-old baby in flight bag in Philippines

A 43-year-old US woman was arrested in the boarding area of an airport in the Philippines on Wednesday after hiding a baby boy inside her carry-on bag, immigration officials said.

Qatar's efforts in combating human trafficking lauded

Qatar's efforts in combating human trafficking lauded

The National Committee for Combating Human Trafficking (NCCHT) marked Tuesday the World Day against Human Trafficking

US adds Saudi Arabia, Cuba to blacklist on human trafficking

US adds Saudi Arabia, Cuba to blacklist on human trafficking

The United States on Thursday added Saudi Arabia and Cuba to its blacklist of countries that it says are not doing enough to fight human trafficking, a designation that could bring sanctions.

Qatar, Holland joint UN report probes trafficking-terrorism nexus

Qatar, Holland joint UN report probes trafficking-terrorism nexus

The permanent delegations of Qatar and Holland to the United Nations (UN) Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) organised a meeting at the headquarters of Holland's permanent delegation in New York to launch the committee's report.

Indian police rescue 180 Nepalis in major anti-trafficking operation

Indian police rescue 180 Nepalis in major anti-trafficking operation

Indian police have rescued more than 180 Nepali men and women in a major operation near the border with Myanmar after activists raised suspicions they were being trafficked into forced labour.

Qatar reaffirms support for efforts to combat human trafficking

Qatar reaffirms support for efforts to combat human trafficking

This came in Qatar's statement delivered by Second Secretary of the Permanent Mission of the country to the United Nations (UN), Alanoud Qassim al-Temimi ...

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.