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Yemeni Workers at Risk of Mass Forced Returns [Human Rights Watch] 2021-09-01

Women migrant workers detained for month [Amnesty International] 2021-04-15

Labor Reforms Insufficient - Abusive Elements Remain; Changes Exclude Domestic Workers [Human Rights Watch] 2021-03-27

Personal Drivers Face Abuse; Forthcoming Kafala Reforms Overlook Vulnerable Domestic Workers [Human Rights Watch] 2020-12-27

Global unions call for justice for Saudi women‘s rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul [IFJ] 2020-12-22

Global unions call for justice for Saudi women‘s rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul [IndustriALL] 2020-12-21

Migrants Held in Inhuman, Degrading Conditions [Human Rights Watch] 2020-12-15

Country ratifies ILO conventions setting out safeguards with crucial importance for the response to COVID-19 [ILO] 2020-12-09

Court ruling in Jamal Khashoggi’s murder case is a shocking denial of justice [IFJ] 2020-09-09

Saudi journalists outed as gay and detained for seeking asylum [IFJ] 2019-11-22

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Yemeni Workers at Risk of Mass Forced Returns 2021-09-01 [Human Rights Watch]

Kenyan agency United Manpower allegedly 'refused pleas' of domestic worker in Saudi Arabia abused by employer & who died in detention 2021-08-12 [Business & Human Rights Resource Centre]

Philippines lifts ban on workers deploying to Saudi Arabia 2021-05-29 [Reuters]

Women migrant workers detained for month 2021-04-15 [Amnesty International]

Labor Reforms Insufficient - Abusive Elements Remain; Changes Exclude Domestic Workers 2021-03-27 [Human Rights Watch]

Personal Drivers Face Abuse; Forthcoming Kafala Reforms Overlook Vulnerable Domestic Workers 2020-12-27 [Human Rights Watch]

Global unions call for justice for Saudi women‘s rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul 2020-12-22 [IFJ]

Global unions call for justice for Saudi women‘s rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul 2020-12-21 [IndustriALL]

Migrants Held in Inhuman, Degrading Conditions 2020-12-15 [Human Rights Watch]

Country ratifies ILO conventions setting out safeguards with crucial importance for the response to COVID-19 2020-12-09 [ILO]

The Cost of Contagion The human rights impacts of COVID-19 on migrant workers in the Gulf 2020-12-06 [Equidem]

450 jobless Indian workers forced to beg 2020-09-19 [TNN]

Court ruling in Jamal Khashoggi’s murder case is a shocking denial of justice 2020-09-09 [IFJ]

Coronavirus updates: Amazon workers sue the company; Saudi cases top 100,000 2020-06-07 [CNBC]

EFJ/IFJ back RTVE’s decision not to broadcast football Super Cup in Saudi Arabia 2019-11-28 [EFJ]

Saudi journalists outed as gay and detained for seeking asylum 2019-11-22 [IFJ]

MEAA urges Saudi journalists be granted asylum 2019-11-19 [MEAA]

ITF and Saudi Arabia commit to work closer together to support seafarers 2019-11-06 [ITF]

Saudi Arabia claiming immunity in High Court over discrimination case 2019-11-04 [Irish Times]

Dublin vigil to mark the murder of Jamal Khashoggi 2019-10-17 [NUJ]

Khashoggi : A year without justice 2019-10-02 [IFJ]

Britain sold £648m worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia in the 6 months after Khashoggi's death 2019-07-23 [Morning Star]

Open Letter to CLC President Hassan Yussuff on labour opposition to Canada-Saudi arms deal 2019-06-29 [Rank and File]

Largest labour group urged to condemn Saudi weapons deal 2019-06-27 [Middle East Eye]

Saudi Arabia announces new work rules for women 2019-01-21 [khaleejtimes]

73,713 female migrants went to KSA as housemaids in 2018 2019-01-06 [The New Age]

IFJ Executive reinforces calls for international action to hold Saudi government accountable for Khashoggi murder 2018-11-22 [IFJ]

Khashoggi killing complicates Saudi rescue bid for South African arms firm 2018-11-21 [Reuters]

Outrage as Saudis Secretly Execute Indonesian Worker 2018-11-05 [Freedom United]

NUJ hold candle-lit vigil for Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi embassy, London 2018-11-01 [NUJ]

IFJ: End the lies, cover-up and appeasement over killing of Jamal Khashoggi 2018-10-18 [IFJ]

Ibec cancels event to promote Saudi links amid Khashoggi controversy 2018-10-18 [Irish Times]

IFJ: End the lies, cover-up and appeasement over killing of Jamal Khashoggi 2018-10-18 [IFJ]

IFJ demands answers on missing writer Jamal Khashoggi 2018-10-09 [IFJ]

Overworked, abused, hungry: Vietnamese domestic workers in Saudi 2018-09-19 [Al Jazeera]

Minimum wage for Saudi-bound workers set at 1,300 riyals http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2018-09-17/minimum-wage-for-saudi-bound-workers-set-at-1300-riyals 2018-09-17 [The kathmandu post]

Bangladeshi domestic workers face physical and sexual abuse in Saudi Arabia 2018-09-08 [Deutsche Welle]

Stranded Nepali workers could rejoin jobs in Saudi http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2018-08-27/stranded-nepali-workers-could-rejoin-jobs-in-saudi 2018-08-29 [The kathmandu post]

Nepal to rescue 38 workers stranded in Saudi Arabia 2018-07-23 [The Post]

“The Gulf is no longer a dream land for Asian migrants” 2018-06-14 [Equal Times]

Kin of migrant in Saudi appeals for his rescue 2018-03-27 [The kathmandu post]

Zaini Misrin Execution Sparks Protest at Saudi Arabian Embassy 2018-03-21 [Tempo]

Bangladeshi workers in Saudi Arabia in peril 2018-03-18 [dhakatribune]

Labor-recruitment expert Geslani confirms rampant ‘sale’ of domestics 2018-03-01 [The Mirror]

The everyday acts of resistance from migrant domestic workers in Saudi Arabia 2018-01-31 [Equal Times]

Ensuring Access to Justice for Workers in Forced Labor For more info 2018-01-11 [Solidarity Center]

Women workers to get transport, baby care services: Al-Ghafis 2017-12-22 [Saudi Gazette]

UK Supreme Court allows domestic workers to sue Saudi diplomat despite his claiming immunity 2017-10-19 [Independent]

Women's driving decree first step in needed changes 2017-10-13 [Al-Monitor]

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