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Guidance tool to promote fair recruitment and employment standards in hospitality sector

Guidance tool to promote fair recruitment and employment standards in hospitality sector

A guidance tool to promote fair recruitment and employment standards in the hospitality sector in Qatar was launched by HE the Minister of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs ...

Labour ministry launches National Employment Platform 'Kawader'

Labour ministry launches National Employment Platform 'Kawader'

The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs (MADLSA) has launched the national employment platform (Kawader) where all jobs available in Qatar in the government and private sectors will be displayed.

Trump says readying executive orders on virus relief package

Trump says readying executive orders on virus relief package

President Donald Trump said Friday he was poised to sign executive orders to extend aid to Americans facing hardship due to the coronavirus pandemic ...

Cabinet approves draft decision that seeks to raise Qatari employment percentage

Cabinet approves draft decision that seeks to raise Qatari employment percentage

The Cabinet has approved a draft decision of HE the Minister of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs (MADLSA) on determining the ratio of Qatari to non-Qatari employees in the private sector.

Over 12,000 Gazans benefit from Qatari employment programme

Over 12,000 Gazans benefit from Qatari employment programme

A total of 12,125 people have benefited from the 'Cash for Work' programme for the employment of graduates and workers in the Gaza Strip, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) has said.

Qatar funds employment of 100 medics in Gaza

Qatar funds employment of 100 medics in Gaza

HE the Chairman of the Qatar Committee for the Reconstruction of Gaza, ambassador Mohamed al-Emadi announced that the committee, in co-operation and co-ordination with Qatar Fund for Development ...

Uber is sued over resistance to California 'gig' employment law

Uber is sued over resistance to California 'gig' employment law

A driver for Uber has sued the company for misclassifying its drivers as independent contractors, hours after California legislators voted to help thousands of those workers ...

To fight off unemployment, Iraqi youth plant start-up seeds

To fight off unemployment, Iraqi youth plant start-up seeds

Stuck between an endless waitlist for a government job and a frail private sector, Iraqi entrepreneurs are taking on staggering unemployment by establishing their own start-ups.

Indian statisticians quit over jobs report delay

Indian statisticians quit over jobs report delay

A top Indian statistics official has quit in protest at a government delay in the publication of a report many expect will show rising unemployment under Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Automation to hit most jobs, but overall impact 'muted': study

Automation to hit most jobs, but overall impact 'muted': study

Artificial intelligence and automation will lead to job losses in ‘virtually all occupational groups’ over the coming decades in the United States, but the overall impact on employment will be ‘muted,’ ...

'Think-Lab' discusses introduction of new principles into QFC employment rules

'Think-Lab' discusses introduction of new principles into QFC employment rules

The Qatar Financial Centre (QFC), one of the world’s leading and fastest-growing onshore business and financial centres, recently hosted a 'Think-Lab' session ...

Joint committee to follow up on jobs for 10,000 Jordanians

Joint committee to follow up on jobs for 10,000 Jordanians

HE al-Nuaimi said the meeting also touched on the nature of the job opportunities available in Qatar.