26. March 2015 | Allgemein

A new deal with India

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani visited India on 25th – 26th of March. HH the Emir was accompanied by a high-level delegation comprising ministers, senior officials and business leaders. The reason was a new deal for liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports to South Asia’s biggest energy consumer. Qatar has also voiced interest […]

18. March 2015 | Allgemein

Reforms of employment protection act

Qatar has confirmed its plans to abolish the Kafala system. Regarding a report of the Human Rights Watch organization, the ministry for Labor and Social Affairs once again announced upcoming improvements of foreign workers’ rights. Following laws are included in the reform package: Should employers violate the employment protection act, every foreign worker has the […]