Employers advised to get duty-refusal in writing to claim compensation Jan 03, 2018 0 305 12345 Tribune News NetworkDohaEmployers have been advised to get an acknowledgement in writing from workers, including domestic helps, along with their signatures, if they refuse to carry out their duties during the first three months of their employment, to claim appropriate compensation.However, after three months, this acknowledgement will be considered null and void, according to the Ministry of Administrative Development, Labor and Social Affairs (MADLSA).The ministry said it receives several complaints from employers about workers refusing to work within the first three months of their arrival in the country, despite signing contracts for a certain period, which is usually two years.According to the employers, some recruitment agencies reportedly tell these workers to work peacefully for the first three months so that they [the agencies] do not have to pay compensation to the employers. In a tweet, the ministry said the workers' acknowledgment of their unwillingness to work must be taken during the first three months of their employment. If three months are over the employer would not be entitled for compensation.According to Article 7 of Labour Law, the employer may dismiss the worker without notice and payment of their end-of-service gratuity in the following cases: * If the worker assumes a false identity, or submits false certificates and documents.Continued on page 2 f1'eef0 POST A COMMENT RELATED ARTICLES Emir amends Law Practice Act provisions Jan 03, 2018 0 1563 PM unveils outcomes of new urban plan Jan 03, 2018 0 587 CMC seeks revision of tyre standards regulations Jan 03, 2018 0 576 E-linking of Qatar's diplomatic missions complete: MoFA QNA Doha The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) has completed a project to electronically link 97 diplomatic and consular missions abroad with the ministry's headquarters. Qatari diplomatic missions abroad can .. CMC seeks revision of tyre regulations Hisham Aljundi Employers advised to get duty refusal acknowledgement from worker with first three months Tribune News Network Doha Companies and citizens have been advised to get an acknowledgement from the workers in their handwritings along with signatures if they reject to carry out their duties during the first three .. Emir ratifies Cabinet decision on protecting privacy of personal data QNA Doha The Emir His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani on Tuesday ratified the Cabinet Decision No. 1 of 2018, to extend the grace period for the correspondents to the provisions of Law No 13 of 2016 on protecting the ..