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Want to leave Qatar? Don't need employers permit now

Sep 05, 2018 10:49 IST

Qatar has amended its residency laws to allow foreign workers to leave the country without exit permits from their employers. Labour rights groups had fo long demanded that law should be abolished. The move is pat of Qatar's efforts to tackle allegations of workrs exploitation as it prepares to host the 2022 soccer world cup. International Labour organisation hailed the move as a significant one