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Amir issues decrees on labour law, minimum wages for labourers

Amir issues decrees on labour law, minimum wages for labourers

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani on Sunday issued Law No. 17 of 2020 regarding setting the minimum wage for labourers and domestic workers.

Mall of Qatar distributes iftar meals to labourers across Qatar

Mall of Qatar distributes iftar meals to labourers across Qatar

In line with its corporate social responsibility (CSR) programme and community outreach during the holy month of Ramadan, Mall of Qatar (MoQ), in collaboration with Wa’hab ...

Twin suicide bombing in Iraqi capital kills 31 people

Twin suicide bombing in Iraqi capital kills 31 people

There was no immediate claim of responsibility, but most such attacks in Iraq are the work of the Islamic State jihadist group.

Workers’ hospitals in Qatar to open soon

Workers’ hospitals in Qatar to open soon

Two workers’ hospitals will be opened in 2018 and another one in early 2019 to cater to the healthcare needs of male labourers, a senior official at Qatar’s Ministry of Public Health has announced.

26 workers injured in grenade attack in Pakistani port

26 workers injured in grenade attack in Pakistani port

There was no claim of responsibility for the attack, one of three on Thursday in the gas-rich southwestern province of Baluchistan.

Mumbai building fire kills at least six people

Mumbai building fire kills at least six people

A blaze in a building under construction in a suburb of the Indian city of Mumbai killed at least six people, most of them labourers, and injured nearly a dozen, fire and police officials said on Thursday.

QC brings succour to labourers

QC brings succour to labourers

Meals and water have been distributed among workers in Qatar as part of youth initiatives carried out in co-operation with Qatar Charity (QC).

1.5mn workers in Qatar now under WPS, says Labour Minister

1.5mn workers in Qatar now under WPS, says Labour Minister

Seven months since the implementation of a new salary payment scheme last year, as many as 1.5mn of the 1.7mn labourers in Qatar are now receiving their salaries ...