Many OFWs to benefit from the abolishment of kafala system

Many OFWs to benefit from the abolishment of kafala system

Speaking at a live online programme of the Department of Labour and Employment, Bello III told reporters that many Filipinos will be encouraged to work in Qatar.

9,000 'illegals' to leave Qatar during worker amnesty

9,000 'illegals' to leave Qatar during worker amnesty

Around 9,000 people living illegally in Qatar are expected to leave the country under an ongoing three-month amnesty for undocumented residents, a senior immigration official has told AFP.

UN urges Kuwait to abolish migrant labour system

UN urges Kuwait to abolish migrant labour system

A UN rights expert on Thursday urged Kuwait to abolish its "kafala" system for foreign workers which has long been criticised.

Ministry completes work on new job contracts system

Ministry completes work on new job contracts system

The drafting of the executive regulations of the new law pertaining to the entry, exit and residency of expatriates in Qatar has been completed , according to local Arabic daily Al Sharq.