Minister affirms Qatar’s commitment to protecting workers’ rights – MENAFN.COM

SourceMENAFN
SectorEconomy
CountryQatar

(MENAFN – Gulf Times) HE the Minister of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs Yousef bin Mohammed Al Othman Fakhroo, affirmed the commitment of the State of Qatar to continue its relentless efforts aimed at promoting and protecting workers’ rights and providing a safe and healthy work environment. HE Al Othman Fakhroo, in a speech on the occasion of the International Workers’ Day, which falls on May, 1 of each year, explained that this occasion is a tribute to all workers due to the interest they receive as a partner in the development renaissance Qatar, expressing deep gratitude and appreciation to the workers who have helped and continue to contribute to the achievement of comprehensive development. HE the Minister added that this day is the culmination of labor legislation and its updating to keep pace with the best international standards for protecting workers ‘rights, and that the celebration of International Workers’ Day this year coincides with the start of...read more...