A series of programmes focusing on providing support for migrant workers in Bahrain will be held in the coming week. It will kick off tomorrow with a two-day workshop on fair recruitment followed by the opening on Sunday of a national centre t
As the Saudi government rolls out one mega project after another in the kingdom, the industry experts believe it is high time the labourers working on these developments get a higher standard of living.
The kingdom is currently im
Qatar has announced the official launch of its $825-million Labour City, the country's largest workers' accommodation facility that can house nearly 70,000 workers at Musaismeer near the industrial zone, said a report.
The UAE's Ministry of Interior has started the field stage of the public opinion poll aimed at organising the domestic workers recruitment sector, to develop and improve the services provided to citizens and residents' families.
Four construction workers were killed and four others were injured when the loader in whose bucket they were travelling toppled in Yiti, Oman.
All the workers were from Bangaldesh and some of them undocumented.
Diplomats are investigating the complaints of four Indian workers who claim that they have been beaten, abused and not been paid by their employer. Thomas Devasia, 32, Jithesh Arattankandi, 30, Praveen Narayanan, 30 and Asheraf Kunnoth Meethal
Eighteen Turkish workers were kidnapped from a sports stadium they were constructing in northeast Baghdad on Wednesday morning, the head of their firm, Nurol Holding, told Reuters.
"People dressed in military uniforms broke d
A fire swept through an oil workers' residential compound in Saudi Arabia on Sunday, killing 11 people and injuring over 200 others of various nationalities, some critically, the Civil Defence agency said.
Saudi national oil c
Qatar has delayed introducing a new system designed to make sure firms pay salaries fully and on time, a Doha newspaper reported on Tuesday, as the country faces scrutiny over the rights of migrant workers building stadiums for the 2022 World Cu
Ithraa, Oman’s inward investment and export promotion agency, will organise a series of four evening seminars highlighting methods of work, the workplace, talent, skills, vocational training and careers, to be held next month in Oman.