ITF statement on UAE's new protection for seafarers

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University of Birmingham UCU members vote to refuse Dubai campus work 2018-11-23 [UCU]

Teachers quit in droves for Gulf posts 2018-10-01 [Sunday Times]

Nepali workers’ GCC forums discuss key issues in Dubai 2018-08-26 [The kathmandu post]

Discussion on amendment in labour agreement 2018-07-25 []

New York Report describes forced labour in NYU Abu Dhabi construction 2018-05-15 [BWI]

Govt mulls signing labour pacts with Kuwait, UAE 2018-03-15 []

Sharjah firefighters put out blaze in labour accommodation 2018-03-12 [khaleejtimes]

ITF statement on UAE's new protection for seafarers 2018-01-20 [ITF Global Unions]

Big gap exists between STOE and employment contracts used for female labor migration 2017-12-22 []

Journalists from Switzerland arrested and held for two days in UAE 2017-11-14 [The Local]

Visas for North Korean workers stopped as diplomatic missions shut down 2017-10-13 [Daily Sabah ]

New UAE law protecting household workers lauded by PH 2017-10-13 [Rappler]

Nearly half of UAE workers say their jobs are boring: study 2017-10-13 [Arab News]

Law protecting UAE household workers praised by Phillipines Ambassador 2017-10-13 [Arab Business]

Late Wages for Migrant Workers at a Trump Golf Course in Dubai 2017-08-27 [NYTimes]

99.7% compliance with midday break rule so far 2017-08-16 [Zawya]

'A ball of tears': Australian Ciara Burke was fired by Emirates after falling down stairs 2017-07-07 [Fairfax Media ]

Domestic Workers’ Rights Bill A Step Forward 2017-06-08 [Human Rights Watch]

Unpaid Dubai workers to get salary after police intervenes 2017-05-02 [khaleejtimes]

Study: Migrant workers exploited en route to Arab Gulf 2017-04-11 [AP]

UAE to further develop local legislative systems to secure workers' rights 2017-04-05 [zawya]

Temporary People 2017-03-26 [The Economist]

UAE champions rights of domestic workers 2017-03-20 [gulfnews]

Tristar supports safety campaigns in Dubai and Sohar 2017-03-17 [arabiansupplychain]

Unpaid workers urged to complain to UAE ministry before problems escalate 2017-03-13 [The National ]

Ministry of Labour workers jailed for taking bribes totalling more than Dh4m 2017-03-13 [The National]

Nepalis in Saudi Arabia being barred from returning home 2017-02-26 [The Himalayan Times]

India shuts down pension scheme for workers 2017-02-14 [Gulf News]

England Parliamentary Scrutiny For AEI - Birtley, Gateshead 2017-02-07 [GMB]

 VIDEO  VIDEO: Meet the Migrant Workers Building Trump International Golf Club in Dubai 2017-01-06 [VICE]

India created 2,000 jobs, invested $450 mn in Qatar in 7 years 2016-10-13 [Zee News]

India imposes curbs on recruitment of female workers 2016-10-05 [Gulf News]

Indian Worker Hangs Himself On Qatar Flagship Project, Concerns Raised Over Stranded Migrants 2016-09-30 [Huffington Post]

Indian workers in Qatar ‘unpaid for months’ 2016-09-21 [The Hindu]

Dubai's ruler orders management shake-up after abscences 2016-08-31 [Fairfax media]

Labour mobility reforms create winners and losers 2016-08-24 [The National]

Indian workers in UAE get children's education support 2016-08-16 [Khaleej Times]

Airline pilots complain of dangerous fatigue in leaked documents 2016-07-30 [The Guardian]

Deceived migrant workers in UAE forced to work as slaves – report 2016-07-27 []

Stranded in UAE, duped Indian workers call for help 2016-07-26 [The Peninsula]

Gloss Comes Off Dubai as Oil Woes Spill Into Expat Promised Land 2016-07-26 [Bloomberg]

Indian Embassy to open workers resource centre in Sharjah 2016-07-25 [Gulf News]

Workers Illegally Detained In UAE 2016-07-23 [Business Standard]

Low-income UAE workers must be given free accommodation – ruling 2016-07-23 [Gulf Business]

Labour recruitment malpractices to be stamped out 2016-05-13 [Construction Week]

Indian worker dies at Qatar World Cup site; labour rights under scrutiny 2016-05-01 [Tribune India]

Artists in Guggenheim Show Urge Museum to Resume Talks on Migrant Rights in Abu Dhabi 2016-04-30 [Hyperallergic]

Illegal Projections on Guggenheim Protest Labor Practices in UAE 2016-04-29 [ Observer]

The Guggenheim Doesn’t Want Labor Activists Interfering With Its Luxurious Abu Dhabi Outpost 2016-04-26 [The Nation]

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