Kafala System

News:Qatar has announced to extend the elimination of Kafala System to all the remaining workers. Facts: About Kafala system: The Kafala (Sponsorship) System emerged in the 1950’s to regulate the relationship between employers and migrant workers in many countries in West Asia. The Kafala system requires foreign workers to have an in-country sponsor usually their… Continue reading Kafala System

Qatar exit visa system to end this year:U.N

According to the UN’s International Labour Organization,Qatar will abolish its controversial exit visa system for all foreign workers by the end of 2019. Qatar has introduced a series of labor reforms since its selection to host the 2022 football World Cup. In September 2018,Qatar had approved legislation to scrap the kafala or sponsorship system.The legislation… Continue reading Qatar exit visa system to end this year:U.N