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  • Qatar passed a law today abolishing the exit permit for the majority of workers in Qatar. The most significant inclusion is domestic workers, who are not covered under the labour law, but under Law No. 15 of 2017 on domestic workers.

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  • The UAE’s Ministry of Human Resource and Emiratisation (MOHRE) has raised the minimum household income required to sponsor a domestic worker from AED6,000 to AED25,000.

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  • The Phillippines has implemented a partial ban on domestic workers to Kuwait following the murder of a 26-year-old domestic worker, Jeanelyn Padernal Villavende, by her employers.

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In Brief

  • Qatar passed a law today abolishing the exit permit for the majority of workers in Qatar. The most significant inclusion is domestic workers, who are not covered under the labour law, but under Law No. 15 of 2017 on domestic workers.

    Read more
  • The UAE’s Ministry of Human Resource and Emiratisation (MOHRE) has raised the minimum household income required to sponsor a domestic worker from AED6,000 to AED25,000.

    Read more
  • The Phillippines has implemented a partial ban on domestic workers to Kuwait following the murder of a 26-year-old domestic worker, Jeanelyn Padernal Villavende, by her employers.

    Read more
View all