Labour-Tory Brexit talks end without deal

  • internetQatar
  • May 18, 2019
  • 4 min read

Talks between Labour and the government aimed at breaking the Brexit impasse have ended without an agreement. Jeremy Corbyn said the discussions had “gone as far as they can”, blaming what he called the government’s “increasing weakness and instability”. Theresa May said the lack of a “common position” within Labour over a further referendum had […]

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Call to reduce Qatar job recruitment agencies charges

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  • November 14, 2016
  • 3 min read

Doha: Amid complaints about the increasing cost of hiring domestic helps, the Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs has urged employers to be aware of their rights and the recruitment procedures. Fares Al Kaabi, Head of the Department of Manpower Agencies at the Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs said that […]

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Qatar: Awareness workshop for worker's rights

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  • November 14, 2016
  • 1 min read

Qatar has called for raising awareness about the guarantees to ensure workers’ rights, pointing out to the role of national institutions and civil society groups to protect these rights. National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) Secretary General Maryam bint Abdullah al-Attiyah urged the countries to shoulder their responsibilities to ensure that people enjoy their rights equally […]

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New world-class recruitment system in Qatar

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  • October 29, 2016
  • 2 min read

The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour & Social Affairs announced it is cancelling its permanent committee charged with labour recruitment and replacing it with an electronic system, starting next year. The new initiative comes as a result of a meeting HE the Prime Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani had with the chairpersons […]

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