Forgot your password?



Back to login

Expatriate workers hold protest against unhealthy living conditions
September 28, 2015, 9:42 am
Share/Bookmark

About 30 expatriate workers gathered outside the labor inspection department in Dajeej in an organized protest against their company-sponsored hostel conditions which they deemed unhealthy and unsuitable.  According to workers, they were forced to squeeze into a two-bedroom apartment with only one bathroom. After a close examination of the complaints, department inspectors verified that the workers had a legitimate complaint and that the employer had violated the contract conditions.

Subsequently, the inspectors filed a report recommending the suspension of the employer’s file under code 31.  On their part, the company admitted their violations and having broken the law requested a grace period to provide better living accommodations to the workers.

Share your views
CAPTCHA
 

"It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed."

"Envy comes from wanting something that isn't yours. But grief comes from losing something you've already had."

Photo Gallery