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Ashghal takes new steps to promote workers’ rights

Ashghal takes new steps to promote workers’ rights

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal), represented by the Engineering Services Department in co-operation with the Ministries of Finance, Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs ...

Switching jobs made easier; all exempted from exit permits

Switching jobs made easier; all exempted from exit permits

Qatar's Cabinet has approved a number of draft laws that would give workers of all categories more rights and protection, including the possibility of switching jobs while the contract is still valid.