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Worker dies after falling ill at Qatar World Cup stadium site
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Worker dies after falling ill at Qatar World Cup stadium site

Sunday, 1 May 2016 11:06 AM

Qatar said is working to improve worker conditions following a report by Amnesty which outlined abuses suffered by construction workers

Filipino workers in GCC escape major job losses in era of cheap oil
Politics & Economics»

Filipino workers in GCC escape major job losses in era of cheap oil

Saturday, 9 April 2016 12:12 AM

Gov't figures show most of 2.5m workers in region so far unaffected although Qatar construction giant lays off 60 Filipinos

Qatar to set up $35m uniform manufacturing factory
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Qatar to set up $35m uniform manufacturing factory

Friday, 8 April 2016 10:11 AM

Al Sawari for Industries inks JV deal with Uniform Italia to produce clothing for military, healthcare, aviation sectors

Qatar 2022 hires independent monitor to audit worker welfare
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Qatar 2022 hires independent monitor to audit worker welfare

Wednesday, 6 April 2016 1:52 PM

World Cup tournament organiser says Impactt Ltd will monitor recruitment, employment, living and working conditions of all workers

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Construction work resumes at blaze-hit Mall of Qatar
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Construction work resumes at blaze-hit Mall of Qatar

Monday, 4 April 2016 3:16 PM

14,000 workers were evacuated on Saturday from site of Qatar's largest mall which is due to open later this year

Construction giant dismisses Amnesty 2022 FIFA Qatar claims
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Construction giant dismisses Amnesty 2022 FIFA Qatar claims

Monday, 4 April 2016 1:57 PM

Malaysian contractor Eversendai says it is 'necessary to respond to Amnesty assertions' over labour welfare practices

Sport»

Video: Qatar World Cup workers allegedly abused

Sunday, 3 April 2016 1:05 PM

Qatar is coming under fresh scrutiny as it prepares to host the 2022 World Cup. The human rights group Amnesty International has alleged that workers building the tournament's infrastructure have suffered abuse.

Qatar pledges to investigate Amnesty abuse claims
Construction»

Qatar pledges to investigate Amnesty abuse claims

Thursday, 31 March 2016 2:11 PM

Government responds to claims of human rights and labour breaches by contractors on World Cup stadium

Workers at Qatar World Cup 2022 stadium sites suffer abuse, says Amnesty
Construction»

Workers at Qatar World Cup 2022 stadium sites suffer abuse, says Amnesty

Thursday, 31 March 2016 9:21 AM

Head of Qatar's Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy Hassan Al Thawadi said Doha was working to reduce these kinds of abuses which he said occur on construction sites all over the world

Doha Metro Green Line tunnelling complete, says Qatar Rail
Construction»

Doha Metro Green Line tunnelling complete, says Qatar Rail

Wednesday, 30 March 2016 7:54 PM

Announcement comes just days after Qatar Rail finished tunnelling on the northern section of the Red Line

Sport»

In Pictures: 100 under 40: The world’s most influential young Arabs 2016

Sunday, 27 March 2016 11:36 AM

Welcome to the 2016 Arabian Business guide to the world’s most influential young Arabs.

Drake & Scull scoops $93m deal to work on Doha Metro
Construction»

Drake & Scull scoops $93m deal to work on Doha Metro

Wednesday, 23 March 2016 12:28 PM

Dubai-based contractor to provide MEP services to depot and stabling yard

Doha, Dubai top Middle East cities for 'smart' buildings
Construction»

Doha, Dubai top Middle East cities for 'smart' buildings

Monday, 21 March 2016 4:29 PM

New report says airports are leading the way with smart building technologies, ahead of hotels and hospitals

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Tunnelling for Doha Metro on track to be completed this year
Construction»

Tunnelling for Doha Metro on track to be completed this year

Monday, 21 March 2016 11:45 AM

Qatar Rail says 85% of tunnelling finished and 37% of overall project completed

GCC needs infrastructure bond market for project finance - bank CEO
Banking & Finance»

GCC needs infrastructure bond market for project finance - bank CEO

Wednesday, 16 March 2016 1:48 PM

Doha Bank chief also says framework needed to address project and contract financing challenges


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