migrant workers in Qatar - updates

Rappler's latest stories on migrant workers in Qatar


Qatar to end controversial migrant worker restrictions

Oct 17, 2019 - 12:11 AM

Qatar has introduced a series of reforms to its 'kafala' sponsorship system since its selection to host the 2022 World Cup, which set in motion a huge construction program employing foreign workers

QATAR. Migrant workers are seen walking next to a construction site in the Qatari capital Doha on December 6, 2016. Ever since being chosen as the 2022 World Cup host, Qatar's labor laws have been internationally condemned and kafala has been at the heart of that criticism. AFP photo

Duterte in Qatar for last leg of Middle East trip

Apr 15, 2017 - 2:30 AM

UPDATED President Rodrigo Duterte lands in Doha Qatar for his 3rd state visit to a Middle Eastern country

DUTERTE IN DOHA. President Rodrigo Duterte arrives in Doha, Qatar, for the 3rd leg of his trip to the Middle East. Photo courtesy of Malacanang