Mobile catwalk brings locals, domestic workers
As service providers of immense value to social and familial welfare, the concerns and well-being of domestic workers
are central to every society's state of balance.
After a successful consultation with the recruitment agencies regarding the new contract for domestic workers
, we will finally give them copies of the document on Sunday," said LMRA chief executive Ausama Al Absi.
With the authorities mulling over the new law governing domestic workers
, the manpower agencies in Qatar have voiced their concerns over their rights and sought parity.
Yet since the late 1990s, there has been a rebirth of domestic worker
The children and the domestic worker
were treated on the spot for smoke inhalation and then taken by ambulance to Limassol hospital where they were kept in for observation.
Then, the domestic worker
herself would pay for him a certain percentage of her salary for the first three months, which varies among different dealers.
The second chapter illustrates market actors' promotion of domestic workers
in accordance with the needs of the urban middle class.
With the kafala system existing in Lebanon, the domestic worker
is indeed entirely dependent on her employer.
The issue of domestic worker
standards appeared with the dawn of the Cold War, which turned the ILO into an ideological battleground between capitalist and communist states over the meaning of worker rights.
Saudi Minister of Labor Adel Faqih highlighted that all contracts between employers and domestic workers
shall be properly insured, explaining that the insurance shall cover compensation for both the worker, in case of illness or death, and the employer, in case that the worker runs away.
As of 2012, there are more than 300,000 foreign domestic workers
working in Hong Kong.
Once established, the organisation is set to act as a distinctive and focused voice on behalf of the employers and domestic workers
, promote the use of contracts of employment as well as to promote good labour relations between employer and the domestic worker
A new line of Tadbeer centres providing critical services to domestic workers
will be launched in the emirates of Dubai, Sharjah and Ajman under a public-private partnership, a senior official at the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation has revealed.
LAHORE -- The Lahore High Court (LHC) has constituted a commission comprising the labour department secretary, a representative from Unicef and three lawyers to ensure that the provincial government takes legislative measures to protect fundamental rights of domestic workers