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Qatar opens $825m Labour City for 100,000 workers

Built over an area of 1,100 square metres at Musaismeer near the industrial zone, it took three years to be build and will be the largest accommodation facility for foreign workers in the Gulf region

Qatar opens $825m Labour City for 100,000 workers
A picture shows the new labour city in Doha on May 3, 2015 which is built by the Qatari government and will be hosting some 75,000 foreign workers as of next month. The Qatari government has announced new projects to provide better accommodation for up to one million migrant workers. Today they organised a media tour of existing housing camps and new ones. (AFP/Getty Images)
Qatar opens $825m Labour City for 100,000 workers
Foreign workers walk outside a building at the new labour city in Doha, on May 3, 2015, which was built by the Qatari government and is currently housing some 16,000 workers. The Qatari government has announced new projects to provide better accommodation for up to one million migrant workers. Today they organised a media tour of existing housing camps and new ones. (AFP/Getty Images)
Qatar opens $825m Labour City for 100,000 workers
Foreign workers watch TV at a resting place inside a building at the new labour city in Doha, on May 3, 2015, which was built by the Qatari government and is currently housing some 16,000 workers. The Qatari government has announced new projects to provide better accommodation for up to one million migrant workers. Today they organised a media tour of existing housing camps and new ones. (AFP/Getty Images)
Qatar opens $825m Labour City for 100,000 workers
Foreign workers have lunch at the cafeteria of the new labour city in Doha, on May 3, 2015, which was built by the Qatari government and is currently housing some 16,000 workers. The Qatari government has announced new projects to provide better accommodation for up to one million migrant workers. Today they organised a media tour of existing housing camps and new ones. (AFP/Getty Images)
Qatar opens $825m Labour City for 100,000 workers
A foreign journalist films a bedroom of the labour city in Doha, on May 3, 2015, which was built by the Qatari government and will be hosting some 75,000 foreign workers as of next month. The Qatari government has announced new projects to provide better accommodation for up to one million migrant workers. Today they organised a media tour of existing housing camps and new ones. (AFP/Getty Images)
Qatar opens $825m Labour City for 100,000 workers
Foreign workers have lunch at the cafeteria of the new labour city in Doha, on May 3, 2015, which was built by the Qatari government and is currently housing some 16,000 workers. The Qatari government has announced new projects to provide better accommodation for up to one million migrant workers. Today they organised a media tour of existing housing camps and new ones. (AFP/Getty Images)
Qatar opens $825m Labour City for 100,000 workers
Foreign workers have lunch at the cafeteria of the new labour city in Doha, on May 3, 2015, which was built by the Qatari government and is currently housing some 16,000 workers. The Qatari government has announced new projects to provide better accommodation for up to one million migrant workers. Today they organised a media tour of existing housing camps and new ones. (AFP/Getty Images)
Qatar opens $825m Labour City for 100,000 workers
Security stand in a street of new labour city in Doha, on May 3, 2015, which was built by the Qatari government and will be housing some 75,000 foreign workers as of next month. The Qatari government has announced new projects to provide better accommodation for up to one million migrant workers. Today they organised a media tour of existing housing camps and new ones. (AFP/Getty Images)
Qatar opens $825m Labour City for 100,000 workers
A foreign journalist takes pictures of the labour city in Doha, on May 3, 2015, which was built by the Qatari government and will be hosting some 75,000 foreign workers as of next month. The Qatari government has announced new projects to provide better accommodation for up to one million migrant workers. Today they organised a media tour of existing housing camps and new ones. (AFP/Getty Images)
Qatar opens $825m Labour City for 100,000 workers
A picture shows the new labour city in Doha on May 3, 2015 which is built by the Qatari government and will be hosting some 75,000 foreign workers as of next month. The Qatari government has announced new projects to provide better accommodation for up to one million migrant workers. Today they organised a media tour of existing housing camps and new ones. (AFP/Getty Images)