Qatar highlights measures to develop expat labour sector Jul 13, 2018 0 229 12345 QNANairobiQatar on Thursday presented the latest in its efforts to develop the expatriate labour sector at an international conference in Kenya.The Qatari delegation was led by Director of International Cooperation Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ambassador HE Tariq bin Ali al Ansari with representatives from Ministry of Administrative Development Labor and Social Affairs.The ambassador presented the data related to the development of laws and national committees on protecting workers' rights, salaries, determining working hours, securing social security and basic services such as health.Ansari spoke about the updated mobility and travel law, establishment of National Committee for Combating Human Trafficking, new initiatives to ensure social security and the settlement of disputes while respecting legal procedures. He also gave details about combating forced labour, strengthening the voice of workers and receiving their proposals and complaints, adopting a national plan based on the principles of prevention, protection, prosecution and regional and international cooperation.He highlighted Qatar's close cooperation with the International Organization for Migration (IOM), International Labor Organization (ILO) in the fields of technical support and the pride in the recent opening of an ILO office in Doha. POST A COMMENT RELATED ARTICLES Qatar media acts ethically: PM Jul 13, 2018 0 653 'Qatar to play important role in NATO's future' Jul 13, 2018 0 403 Probe UAE for war crimes in Yemen prisons: Amnesty Jul 13, 2018 0 371 Qatar condemns Afghanistan attack Doha Qatar has condemned the attack on security checkpoints and a military base in Kunduz province in Afghanistan, causing deaths and injuries. In a statement on Thursday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs reiterated .. Trump stokes Brexit turmoil at the start of UK visit London Donald Trump began a protest-laden trip to Britain on Thursday by questioning whether Prime Minister Theresa May will deliver on UK voters' intentions when they decided to quit the European Union. The .. Libya to re-open key southern oilfield Tripoli Libya's National Oil Company said on Thursday it will re-open a southern oil field and resume production within 48 hours, after announcing a resumption of exports in the eastern oil crescent. The NOC .. Thai cave rescue site to become a museum Mae Sai Rescuers who pulled a young Thai football team from deep inside a flooded cave were dismantling their worksite on Thursday, as plans emerged to turn the spot into a museum. At least one film production house was ..