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Reforms result in reduced worker complaints, says official

Reforms result in reduced worker complaints, says official

The legal reforms recently introduced in Qatar have considerably reduced the number of workers complaints received at the Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs (MADLSA), an senior official has said.

New law on exit permits to come into effect on Oct 28

New law on exit permits to come into effect on Oct 28

The new legislation on exit permits - Law No 13 of 2018, amending certain provisions of Law No 21 of 2015 regulating the entry, exit and residency of expatriates - will come into effect on October 28,

Video of workers’ housing distorted: ministry

Video of workers’ housing distorted: ministry

The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs (MADLSA) has issued a clarification on a video circulating on social media about a domestic workers’ accommodation belonging to a licensed recruitment agency in Qatar.

PM visits ministry's service centres

PM visits ministry's service centres

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani on Wednesday visited a number of government services centres

MoPH workshops raise heat stress awareness

MoPH workshops raise heat stress awareness

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), in co-operation with the Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs (MADLSA), Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) and Qatar Petroleum (QP), recently organised a number of training workshops on heat stress

Law Panel to handle labour disputes from March 18

Law Panel to handle labour disputes from March 18

The committee for resolving labour disputes will start functioning from March 18, as part of the implementation of the stipulations of Law No. 13 of 2017.

Ministry warns against running unlicensed nurseries

Ministry warns against running unlicensed nurseries

The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs (MADLSA) has once again warned against carrying out activities similar to those offered by nurseries without having the necessary licences.

Over 150,000 expats attend mega Eid events

Over 150,000 expats attend mega Eid events

At least 150,000 Asian expatriates enjoyed several mega cultural and infotainment events organised by the Ministry of Interior (MoI) and the Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs (MADLSA)

Ministry to launch new e-system for work permits

Ministry to launch new e-system for work permits

The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs (MADLSA) will soon launch a new electronic system for work permits, it was announced during a seminar held at Qatar Chamber.

Municipal council proposes ID cards for technicians

Municipal council proposes ID cards for technicians

The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs should study the possibility of issuing professional identity badges to skilled workers and technicians in various fields, CMC has recommended.

Ministry amends conditions: Job change now easier in Qatar

Ministry amends conditions: Job change now easier in Qatar

The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs (MADLSA) has amended some of the conditions for changing jobs by expatriates in Qatar, making the process simpler and widening the scope of potential beneficiaries.

Job change in Qatar:  Companies need to have ‘exact visa’

Job change in Qatar: Companies need to have ‘exact visa’

Expatriates seeking to change jobs in Qatar can be recruited by only those companies that have the visa for the same nationality, gender and profession as that of the candidate.