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Qatar 2022 will honour workers' rights, says  ITUC head

Qatar 2022 will honour workers' rights, says ITUC head

Sharan Burrow, general secretary, ITUC, said Doha was committed to scrapping the exploitative system of sponsored labour which affects 2mn migrant workers in the Gulf state.

Qatari firm QDVC signs global agreement to ensure workers’ rights

Qatari firm QDVC signs global agreement to ensure workers’ rights

The Building and Wood Workers’ International (BWI) has signed an agreement with QDVC and Vinci pertaining to workers’ rights, it has been announced.

Cabinet move to protect workers’ rights

Cabinet move to protect workers’ rights

The Cabinet has taken the necessary measures to issue a draft law that seeks to protect workers’ rights and simplify litigation procedures in labour disputes.

New regulations for ride hailing apps in Abu Dhabi

New regulations for ride hailing apps in Abu Dhabi

Ride-hailing services such as Uber and others will have to register their apps and heed new regulations to operate in Abu Dhabi, a top official at the Gulf emirate's taxi regulator said on Monday.

A scoring moment

A scoring moment

Qatar’s left-wing Abdulrazzaq Murad jumping to score during the men’s preliminary round Group A handball match between Qatar and France

G4S is under scrutiny over Orlando killer’s employment since ’07

G4S is under scrutiny over Orlando killer’s employment since ’07

G4S’ approach to the vetting of its security personnel is under scrutiny after it emerged that Florida nightclub killer Omar Mateen had been employed by the world’s biggest guarding company for almost a decade.

Whither Windows 10

Whither Windows 10

Microsoft upped its bid to capture the hearts and minds of technology consumers with Windows 10, announcing everything from free upgrades for the majority of Windows users...