Legal

  • 10 must know things about the amended labour law
  • 10 must know things about the amended labour law

    • 2 years   ago
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    A few amendments to the Law No 21 of 2015 were issued by the Emir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani in the form of Law No. 21 of 2015 meant for the regulation of entry, exit and the residence of expats. The law would come into effect a day after

  • Qatar Emir HH Sheikh al-Thani issues Law no 21 of 2017 of expatriates
  • Qatar Emir HH Sheikh al-Thani issues Law no 21 of

    • 2 years   ago
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    "HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani issued Law No 1 of 2017 on Wednesday, 4 January, 2017, amending some provisions of the Law No 21 of 2015 regulating the entry, exit, and residence of expatriates."
    The la

  • ATTENTION EXPATS! Working In Qatar? Make Sure You MUST Get THESE Benefits From Employer If working On Holidays!
  • You must be paid for working extra hours in Qatar

    • 2 years   ago
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    The work week is a maximum of 48 hours per week with a maximum of eight hours per day excluding lunch break; during Ramadan this is reduced to 36 hours per week and six hours per day with one interval or more ranging from one to three hours for

  • What Is a Breach Of Contract And Why Do We Need a Contract?
  • What Is a Breach Of Contract And Why Do We Need a

    • 2 years   ago
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    The world that we live in is not ideal and hence, uncertainties are bound to exist. In a world that is governed by Murphy’s Law, whether deliberately or errantly, these uncer

  • New Qatar Labor Law: The entry, exit and residency of expatriates
  • New Qatar Labor Law: The entry, exit and

    • 2 years   ago
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    How to change Jobs? The new Law No 21 of 2015 regulating the entry, exit and residency of expatriates has stipulated some very crucial provisions for the expatriate workers in Qatar.

  • Forged documents, Cheque dishonor, Bribery, Illegal Employment, Overstay and Bank Loans
  • Forged documents, Cheque dishonor, Bribery,

    • 2 years   ago
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    Cheque dishonor may attract a punishment of three months to three years of imprisonment.  
    As per Article 357 of the Qatar Penal Code, whoever draws in bad faith a cheque without sufficient funds or who, after giving the

  • NEW RULE: Companies should have same visas to hire expatriates: Qatar Labor
  • NEW RULE: Companies should have same visas to

    • 2 years   ago
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    A new law by the MADLSA stipulates that foreign immigrants seeking to change jobs in Qatar can only be hired by those companies which have the same visa for the same nationality, gender and profession as that of the candidate.

  • Expats react to Kafala abolishment
  • Expats react to Kafala abolishment

    • 2 years   ago
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    The much awaited new labour law was implemented throughout Qatar on 13th of this month. "Qatar remains thoroughly committed to the establishment of a labour system, which is fair everyone; both the employer as well as the employee. The

  • How to get your Police Clearance in Qatar
  • How to get your Police Clearance in Qatar

    • 2 years   ago
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    Conditions for granting Good Conduct -Police Clearance- Certificate (PCC) (For those applying from Qatar) 
    1. For Employment The PCC applicants who submit the application for emp

  • Kafala abolished. FAQs about the new law
  • Kafala abolished. FAQs about the new law

    • 2 years   ago
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    The much awaited new labour law was implemented throughout the country yesterday. "Qatar remains thoroughly committed to the establishment of a labour system, which is fair everyone; both the employer as well as the employee. The legislative

  • Effect of Labour Law reform on Qatar's job market
  • Effect of Labour Law reform on Qatar's job market

    • 2 years   ago
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    Qatar’s Labour Law (Law No. 14 of 2004) and the implementing ministerial resolutions are applicable to all individuals working in Qatar. The labour laws apply to around to 2 million foreign workers and the number is expected to reach to 2.5

  • How to change Jobs after December 14
  • How to change Jobs after December 14

    • 2 years   ago
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    The new Law No 21 of 2015 regulating the entry, exit and residency of expatriates, to be operating from December 13, has stipulated some very crucial provisions for the expatriate workers in Qatar.
    One of the first provisions

  • Changing profession in Qatar ID card
  • Changing profession in Qatar ID card

    • 2 years   ago
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    The Department of Labour regulates the procedures to amend the profession in accordance with the form filled by those who wish to modify or change their profession.
    In these procedures, the concerned person will submit a lett

  • Why You Called for Offender Background Look at Employee
  • Why You Called for Offender Background Look at

    • 2 years   ago
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    Beyond this, various companies furthermore have Criminal Background Check done on existing staff members. It may furthermore be due to alterations in strong intend on work.