International News and Reports

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Article Info Title “NYU set to compensate thousands of migrant workers on Abu Dhabi complex” Author David Batty
Date 24th April 2015
Website http://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2015/apr/24/nyu-compensate-thousands-migrant-workers-abu-dhabi-complex-nardello-report

 

Article Info Title “Migrants building UAE cultural hub ‘working in prison conditions'” Author David Batty
Date 4th April 2015
Website http://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2015/apr/04/migrant-workers-uae-saadiyat-island-abu-dhabi-battery-hens

 

Article Info Title “Foreign construction workers stage rare protest in Dubai over pay” Author Associated Press
Date 10th March 2015
Website http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/mar/10/foreign-workers-in-dubai-pay-protest

 

Article Info Title “Migrants building UAE cultural hub ‘risk abuse if they complain'” Author David Batty
Date 10th February 2015
Website http://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2015/feb/10/migrants-united-arab-emirates-human-rights-watch

 

Article Info Title “UN Investigates claims of Gulf state abuse of migrant workers” Author David Batty
Date 29th November 2014
Website http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/nov/29/un-investigation-claims-human-rights-abuse-migrant-workers-uae

 

Article Info Title “Beaten, trapped, abused and underpaid – migrant domestic workers in the UAE” Author Clar Ni Chonghaile
Date 23rd October 2014
Website http://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2014/oct/23/migrant-domestic-workers-uae-beaten-abused

 

Article Info Title “Call for UN to investigate plight of migrant workers in the UAE” Author David Batty
Date 13th September 2014
Website http://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2014/sep/13/migrant-workers-uae-gulf-states-un-ituc

 

Article Info Title “NYU ‘will investigate’ reports of Abu Dhabi campus mistreatment” Author Jessica Glenza
Date 19th May 2014
Website http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/may/19/nyu-abu-dhabi-investigate-worker-mistreatment

 

Article Info Title “Campaigners criticise UAE for failing to tackle exploitation of migrant workers” Author David Batty
Date 23rd December 2013
Website http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/22/uae-migrant-workers-exploitation-emirate-criticised

 

Article Info Title “Conditions for Abu Dhabi’s migrant workers ‘shame the west'” Author David Batty
Date 22nd December 2013
Website http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/22/abu-dhabi-migrant-workers-conditions-shame-west

 

Article Info Title “In Abu Dhabi, they call it Happiness Island. But for the migrant workers, it is a place of misery” Author Glenn Carrick / David Batty
Date 22nd December 2013
Website http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/22/abu-dhabi-happiness-island-misery

 

Article Info Title “Art World protest over ‘mistreatment’ of migrants at Abu Dhabi cultural hub” Author David Batty
Date 2nd November 2013
Website http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/nov/02/abu-dhabi-culture-guggenheim-louvre-workers-rights

 

Article Info Title “Dubai’s skyscrapers, stained by the blood of migrant workers” Author Nesrine Malik
Date 27th May 2011
Website http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2011/may/27/dubai-migrant-worker-deaths

 

Article Info Title “The ‘virtual slaves’ of the Gulf States” Author Nesrine Malik
Date 16th November 2009
Website http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2009/nov/16/gulf-states-asian-workers-rights

 

 

Article Info Title “We need slaves to build monuments“ /”Inside Dubai’s labor camps” Author Ghaith Abdul-Ahad
Date 8th October 2008
Website http://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/oct/08/middleeast.constructionhttp://www.theguardian.com/global/gallery/2008/oct/08/1

 

Article Info Title “We need slaves to build monuments“ /”Inside Dubai’s labor camps” Author Ghaith Abdul-Ahad
Date 8th October 2008
Website http://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/oct/08/middleeast.constructionhttp://www.theguardian.com/global/gallery/2008/oct/08/1

 

Article Info Title “Riot by Migrant Workers halts construction of Dubai Skyscraper” Author Brian Whitaker
Date 23rd March 2006
Website http://www.theguardian.com/world/2006/mar/23/brianwhitaker.mainsection

Human Rights Watch

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Article Info Title “Migrant Workers’ Rights on Saadiyat Island in the United Arab Emirates” Author Nicholas McGeehan
Date 10th February 2015
Website http://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/reports/uae0215_ForUploadR.pdf

 

Article Info Title “ “I Already Bought You” “ Author Rothna Begum
Date 23rd October 2014
Website http://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/reports/uae1014_forUpload.pdf

 

Article Info Title “The Island of Happiness Revisited” Author Sarah Leah Whitson
Date 21 March 2012
Website http://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/reports/uae0312webwcover_0.pdf

 

Article Info Title “Slow Reform” Author Nisha Varia
Date 28th April 2010
Website http://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/reports/wrd0410webwcover_0.pdf

 

 

Article Info Title “ ‘The Island of Happiness’” Author Bill Van Esveld
Date 19th May 2009
Website http://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/reports/uae0509web_4.pdf

 

 

Article Info Title “Exported and Exposed” Author Jennifer Turner
Date 14th November 2007
Website http://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/reports/srilanka1107webwcover.pdf

 

 

Article Info Title “The UAE’s Draft labor Law: Human Rights Watch’s Comments and Recommendations” Author
Date 25th March 2007
Website http://www.hrw.org/legacy/backgrounder/mena/uae0307/uae0307web.pdf

 

Article Info Title “Building Towers, Cheating Workers” Author Hadi Ghaemi
Date 12th November 2006
Website http://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/reports/uae1106webwcover.pdf

 

Article Info Title “Swept Under the Rug” Author Judith Sutherland
Date 28th July 2006
Website http://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/reports/wrd0706webwcover.pdf

 

 

Other International News

 

Article Info Title “Nepali migrants watch recovery from afar, some prevented from going home” Author E. Tammy Kim
Publication AlJazeera Date 30th April 2015
Website http://america.aljazeera.com/articles/2015/4/30/nepali-migrant-workers.html

 

Article Info Title “NYU Labour Guidelines Failed to Protect 10,000 workers in Abu Dhabi” Author Stephanie Saul
Publication New York Times Date 16th April 2015
Website http://www.nytimes.com/2015/04/17/nyregion/nyu-labor-rules-failed-to-protect-10000-workers-in-abu-dhabi.html

 

Article Info Title “Construction workers stage rare protest in Dubai” Author Agencies
Publication AlJazeera Date 10th March 2015
Website http://www.aljazeera.com/news/middleeast/2015/03/construction-workers-stage-rare-protest-dubai-150310112421854.html

 

 

Article Info Title “NYU Apologizes to Any Workers Mistreated on its Abu Dhabi Campus” Author Ariel Kaminer
Publication New York Times Date 19th May 2014
Website http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/20/nyregion/nyu-apologizes-to-any-workers-mistreated-on-its-abu-dhabi-campus.html

 

Article Info Title “Report Details the Worker Complaints that Blurred NYU’s Emirates Vision” Author Jim Dwyer
Publication New York Times Date 10th February 2015
Website http://www.nytimes.com/2015/02/11/nyregion/report-details-the-worker-complaints-that-blurred-nyus-emirates-vision.html

 

Article Info Title “Rights group says workers still abused at Abu Dhabi Louvre project” Author Stanley Carvalho
Publication Reuters Date 10 February 2015
Website http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/02/10/us-emirates-construction-rights-idUSKBN0LE1XP20150210

 

Article Info Title “India urges higher pay for millions of Gulf workers” Author Rupam Jain Nair, Praveen Menon, Marwa Rashad
Publication Reuters Date 17th November 2014
Website http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/11/17/india-mideast-workers-idINKCN0J106020141117

 

Article Info Title “Report: Female migrant workers abused in the UAE’ Author D. Parvaz
Publication AlJazeera Date 22nd October 2014
Website http://america.aljazeera.com/articles/2014/10/22/report-female-migrantworkersabusedintheuae.html

 

Article Info Title “Stagnant wages dash hopes of UAE migrants” Author Michael Dickison
Publication AlJazeera Date 12th May 2014
Website http://www.aljazeera.com/news/middleeast/2014/02/stagnant-wages-dash-hopes-uae-migrants-201422414312319248.html

 

Article Info Title “Domestic Workers from Asia, Africa beaten, raped, overworked in UAE – HRW” Author Alisa Tang
Publication Reuters Date 23rd October 2014
Website http://af.reuters.com/article/ethiopiaNews/idAFL3N0SH3ZI20141023

 

Article Info Title “The Path to Workers, and Their Stories, in Abu Dhabi” Author Ariel Kaminer
Publication New York Times Date 4th June 2014
Website http://www.nytimes.com/times-insider/2014/06/04/the-path-to-workers-and-their-stories-in-abu-dhabi/

 

Article Info Title “Worker’rights issues pose a challenge to Gulf building boom” Author Praveen Menon
Publication Reuters Date 5th June 2013
Website http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/06/05/us-emirates-labour-idUSBRE9540VE20130605

 

 

Local News and Reports

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Article Info Title “UAE Documentary inspires donors to help father of two” Author Anam Rizvi
Date 20th June 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/uae-documentary-inspires-donors-to-help-father-of-two

 

Article Info Title “Hundreds of Dubai residents hand out water to workers who brave heat” Author Caline Malek
Date 19th June 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/hundreds-of-dubai-residents-hand-out-water-to-workers-who-brave-heat

 

Article Info Title “Du offers free recharge to labourers” Author The National Staff
Date 18th June 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/du-offers-free-recharge-card-to-labourers

 

Article Info Title “Ramadan spirit also applies to domestic staff” Author Ayesha Almazroui
Date 16th June 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/opinion/comment/ramadan-spirit-also-applies-to-domestic-staff

 

Article Info Title “Ministry of Labour to monitor mid-day break compliance” Author The National Staff
Date 15th June 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/ministry-of-labour-to-monitor-mid-day-break-compliance

 

Article Info Title “UAE Legal Q&As: If you are deported, there might be a way to return” Author The National Staff
Date 13th June 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/courts/uae-legal-qas-if-you-are-deported-there-might-be-a-way-to-return

 

Article Info Title “UAE Company may charge compensation on worker who breaks fixed contract terms” Author Keren Bobker
Date 13th June 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/business/personal-finance/uae-company-may-charge-compensation-on-worker-who-breaks-fixed-contract-terms

 

Article Info Title “Vulnerable workers need full protection” Author National Editorial
Date 8th June 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/opinion/editorial/vulnerable-workers-need-full-protection

 

Article Info Title “Tighter employment rules for Indian workers in UAE to curb crooked job agents” Author Anwar Ahmad
Date 7th June 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/tighter-employment-rules-for-indian-workers-in-uae-to-curb-crooked-job-agents

 

Article Info Title “Midday break enforcement programme launched in Dubai” Author The National Staff
Date 7th June 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/midday-break-enforcement-programme-launched-in-dubai

 

Article Info Title “Busting the myth of labour’s effect on the UAE economy” Author Sabah Al Binali
Date 1st June 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/business/economy/busting-the-myth-of-labours-effect-on-the-uae-economy

 

Article Info Title “Guidebook explains UAE for Filipinos” Author Ramona Ruiz
Date 1st June 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/guidebook-explains-uae-for-filipinos

 

Article Info Title “UAE Legal Q&A: Employer has the right to deduct pay” Author Yousef Al Bahar
Date 31st May 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/courts/uae-legal-qa-employer-has-the-right-to-deduct-pay

 

Article Info Title “EU delegates ‘positive’ about Saadiyat workers’ living space” Author The National Staff
Date 26th May 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/eu-delegates-positive-about-saadiyat-workers-living-space

 

 

Article Info Title “Dubai Labourers get free dental check-up” Author Nick Webster
Date 19th May 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/health/dubai-labourers-get-free-dental-check-up

 

Article Info Title “UAE company cannot contract around Labour Law” Author Keren Bobker
Date 16th May 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/business/personal-finance/uae-company-cannot-contract-around-labour-law

 

Article Info Title “Paralysed Abu Dhabi construction worker seeks Dh 1m compensation” Author Anwar Ahmad
Date 3rd May 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/courts/20150503/paralysed-abu-dhabi-construction-worker-seeks-dh1m-compensation

 

Article Info Title “UAE employee on probation expected to give at least 30 days notice when resigning” Author Keren Bobker
Date 25th April 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/business/personal-finance/uae-employee-on-probation-expected-to-give-at-least-30-days-notice-when-resigning

 

Article Info Title “Arab Labour Conference praises UAE courts” Author The National Staff
Date 22nd April 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/government/arab-labour-conference-praises-uae-courts

 

Article Info Title “Ras Al Khaimah labourers back at work after riot over apparent suicide” Author Anwar Ahmad / Naser Al Remeithi
Date 15th April 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/ras-al-khaimah-labourers-back-at-work-after-riot-over-apparent-suicide

 

Article Info Title “Labourers issued with masks as safety regulations kick in” Author Maryam Al Shamsi / Naser Al Remeithi
Date 2nd April 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/labourers-issued-with-masks-as-safety-regulations-kick-in

 

Article Info Title “Abu Dhabi cabbies’ long hours to make their target” Author Amna Ehtesham Khaishgi
Date 2nd April 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/transport/abu-dhabi-cabbies-long-hours-to-make-their-target

 

Article Info Title “Filipinos in UAE speak out against deceptive recruitment” Author Ramona Ruiz
Date 30th March 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/filipinos-in-uae-speak-out-against-deceptive-recruitment

 

Article Info Title “UAE employment authority unable to provide unemployment statistic to FNC” Author Ola Salem
Date 24th March 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/government/uae-employment-authority-unable-to-provide-unemployment-statistics-to-fnc

 

Article Info Title “Expat labourers feel better of in UAE” Author Anam Rizvi
Date 23rd March 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/expat-labourers-feel-better-off-in-uae

 

Article Info Title “Special report: Abu Dhabi invests in worker comfort” Author Anwar Ahmad
Date 23rd March 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/special-report-abu-dhabi-invests-in-worker-comfort

 

Article Info Title “Expat workers’ sacrifice for life outside labour camps” Author Anwar Ahmed
Date 23rd March 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/expat-workers-sacrifice-for-life-outside-labour-camps

 

Article Info Title “Workers offer another side to the labour story” Author National Editorial
Date 23rd March 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/opinion/editorial/workers-offer-another-side-to-the-labour-story

 

Article Info Title “A look at TDIC’s Saadiyat Accomodation Village” Author The National Staff
Date 22nd March 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/a-look-at-tdics-saadiyat-accommodation-village—video

 

Article Info Title “Passport Retention by UAE companies less common” Author Anwar Ahmed
Date 22nd March 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/passport-retention-by-uae-companies-less-common

 

Article Info Title “Time to crack down on unscrupulous employers” Author National Editorial
Date 22nd March 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/opinion/editorial/time-to-crack-down-on-unscrupulous-employers
Article Info Title “UAE has ratified nine international labour conventions” Author Naser Al Wasmi
Date 22nd March 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/government/uae-has-ratified-nine-international-labour-conventions

 

Article Info Title “Time to crack down on unscrupulous employers” Author National Editorial
Date 22nd March 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/opinion/editorial/time-to-crack-down-on-unscrupulous-employers

 

Article Info Title “Your Money blog: A guide to UAE’s end of service gratuity” Author Alice Haine
Date 21st March 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/blogs/your-money/your-money-blog-a-guide-to-the-uaes-end-of-service-gratuity

 

Article Info Title “Special Report: A look inside UAE labour accommodation living conditions” Author Naser Al Wasmi
Date 21st March 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/special-report-a-look-inside-uae-labour-accommodation-living-conditions

 

Article Info Title “Striking labourers back to work on Dubai construction site” Author Ramola Talwar Badam
Date 11th March 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/government/striking-labourers-back-to-work-on-dubai-construction-site

 

Article Info Title “Construction workers returning to India as UAE living costs soar and wages rise back home” Author Adam Bouyamourn
Date 9th March 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/business/economy/construction-workers-returning-to-india-as-uae-living-costs-soar-and-wages-rise-back-home

 

Article Info Title “No UAE Employment ban if you are moving to job paying more than Dh12,000 Author Keren Bobker
Date 6th March 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/business/personal-finance/no-uae-employment-ban-if-you-move-to-job-paying-more-than-dh12000

 

Article Info Title “Labour Ministry to start issuing new fines” Author The National Staff
Date 4th March 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/government/labour-ministry-to-start-issuing-new-fines

 

Article Info Title “Filipinos in UAE warned not to buy illegal visas” Author Ramona Ruiz
Date 28th Feb 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/government/filipinos-in-uae-warned-not-to-buy-illegal-visas

 

Article Info Title “Families of men injured in Mussaffah fire faced with heavy burden” Author Anwar Ahmed
Date 25th February 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/families-of-men-injured-in-mussaffah-fire-faced-with-heavy-burden

 

Article Info Title “Ministry of Labour warns agencies to renew licenses” Author The National Staff
Date 8th February 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/government/ministry-of-labour-warns-agencies-to-renew-licences

 

Article Info Title “Ministry urges companies to take advantage of six month grace period” Author The National Staff
Date 1st February 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/government/ministry-urges-companies-to-take-advantage-of-six-month-grace-period

 

Article Info Title “Thousands benefit from UAE labour card fine grace period” Author The National Staff
Date 20th January 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/ministry-of-labour/thousands-benefit-from-uae-abour-card-fine-grace-period

 

Article Info Title “1,000 companies benefit from Ministry of Labour grace period” Author The National staff
Date 6th January 2015
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/government/1000-companies-benefit-from-ministry-of-labour-grace-period

 

Article Info Title “Employers illegally forcing staff to pay for UAE visa renewal” Author Anwar Ahmad
Date 28th December 2014
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/employers-illegally-forcing-staff-to-pay-for-uae-visa-renewal

 

Article Info Title “Amnesty of more than Dh2 billion in unpaid labour fines for UAE workers” Author Nadeem Hanif
Date 7th December 2014
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/government/amnesty-of-more-than-dh2-billion-in-unpaid-labour-fines-for-uae-workers

 

Article Info Title “Eating outside camps leads to health complications for labourers in Abu Dhabi Author Anwar Ahmad
Date 14th November 2014
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/health/eating-outside-camps-leads-to-health-complications-for-labourers-in-abu-dhabi

 

Article Info Title “UAE and Egypt meet to discuss labour” Author The National Staff
Date 3rd November 2014
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/government/uae-and-egypt-meet-to-discuss-labour

 

Article Info Title “147 firms breached midday break rules” Author Thamer Al Subaihi
Date 22nd September 2014
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/government/147-firms-breached-midday-break-rules

 

Article Info Title “Philippine officials warn of illegal domestic hiring” Author Ramona Ruiz
Date 10th September 2014
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/philippine-officials-warn-of-illegal-domestic-hiring

 

Article Info Title “Philippines trying to stop women travelling to the UAE as maids” Author Ramona Ruiz
Date 24th June 2014
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/philippines-trying-to-stop-women-travelling-to-the-uae-to-work-as-maids

 

Article Info Title “At least 40 per cent of workers are dehydrated before they even start work, UAE officials say” Author Anwar Ahmad
Date 16th June 2014
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/government/at-least-40-per-cent-of-workers-are-dehydrated-before-they-even-start-work-uae-officials-say

 

Article Info Title “Not all UAE workers benefit from mid-day break” Author Nasser Al Wasmi / Preeti Kannan
Date 15th June 2014
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/health/not-all-uae-workers-benefit-from-midday-break

 

Article Info Title “Domestic staff in the UAE urged to be more aware of their rights” Author The National Staff
Date 11th June 2014
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/government/domestic-staff-in-the-uae-urged-to-be-more-aware-of-their-rights

 

Article Info Title “New contract for domestic staff in the UAE” Author Ramona Ruiz
Date 1st June 2014
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/government/new-contract-for-domestic-staff-in-the-uae

 

Article Info Title “Labourers turn barbers for a day during Friday labour camp bazaars” Author Anwar Ahmad
Date 24th May 2014
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/labourers-turn-barbers-for-a-day-during-friday-labour-camp-bazaars

 

Article Info Title “Jalebies for Dh2: snack sellers do brisk trade at UAE labour camp bazaars” Author Anwar Ahmad
Date 24th May 2014
Website http://www.thenational.ae/uae/jalebies-for-dh2-snack-sellers-do-a-brisk-trade-at-uae-labour-camp-bazaars

 

Gulf News

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Article Info Title “Talks on to resume recruitment of Filipino maids” Author Janice Ponce De Leon
Date 19th June 2015
Website http://gulfnews.com/news/uae/government/talks-on-to-resume-recruitment-of-filipino-maids-1.1537710

 

 

Article Info Title “Ramadan working hours reduced by 2 hours” Author Staff Report
Date 15th June 2015
Website http://gulfnews.com/news/uae/society/ramadan-working-hours-reduced-by-2-hours-1.1535428

 

 

Article Info Title “More than 9000 benefit from free health camp” Author Staff Report
Date 13th June 2015
Website http://gulfnews.com/news/uae/health/more-than-9-000-benefit-from-free-health-camp-1.1534416

 

 

Article Info Title “UAE commited to implementing system to protect workers’wages” Author WAM
Date 6th June 2015
Website http://gulfnews.com/news/uae/government/uae-committed-to-implementing-system-to-protect-workers-wages-1.1530772

 

Article Info Title “Workers’ rights preserved, Abu Dhabi Labour Court says” Author Nada Al Taher
Date 22nd April 2015
Website http://gulfnews.com/news/uae/crime/workers-rights-preserved-abu-dhabi-labour-court-says-1.1497094

 

Article Info Title “Labour Transactions in less than three minutes” Author Ramzig Bedirian
Date 15th April 2015
Website http://gulfnews.com/news/uae/government/labour-transactions-in-less-than-three-minutes-1.1492477

 

Article Info Title “Philippines welcomes new labour contracts for the GCC” Author Barbaea Mae Dacanay
Date 27th November 2014
Website http://gulfnews.com/business/sectors/employment/philippines-welcomes-new-labour-contracts-for-the-gcc-1.1419091

 

Article Info Title “UAE’s first labour camp to run on solar power” Author Abishek Sengupta
Date 19th November 2014
Website http://gulfnews.com/xpress/uae-s-first-labour-camp-to-run-on-solar-power-1.1415023

 

Article Info Title “13 UAE Companies found violating labour laws” Author Sara Sabry
Date 11th August 2014
Website http://gulfnews.com/news/uae/general/13-uae-companies-found-violating-labour-laws-1.1370796

 

Article Info Title “UAE Labour Law Section 1 – Introduction” Author Gulf News
Date 11th July 2013
Website http://gulfnews.com/guides/life/finance-legal/ask-the-law/uae-labour-law/uae-labour-law-section-1-introduction-1.1208192

 

Article Info Title “UAE labour cards and contracts go electronic” Author Noorhan Barakat
Date 5th July 2014
Website http://gulfnews.com/news/uae/general/uae-labour-cards-and-contracts-go-electronic-1.1356047

 

Article Info Title “UAE counters Human Rights Watch Report” Author WAM
Date 24th October 2014
Website http://gulfnews.com/news/uae/general/uae-counters-human-rights-watch-report-1.1403466

 

Article Info Title “UAE sets example in labour laws: Minister” Author Sara Sabry
Date 28th April 2014
Website http://gulfnews.com/news/uae/general/uae-sets-example-in-labour-laws-minister-1.1325356

 

Article Info Title “Drone copters to inspect UAE construction sites” Author Razmig Bedirian
Date 12th October 2014
Website http://gulfnews.com/news/uae/government/drone-copters-to-inspect-uae-construction-sites-1.1397591

 

Article Info Title “Work permits and contracts in the UAE” Author Gulf News
Date 28th October 2013
Website http://gulfnews.com/guides/life/jobs-careers/work-permits-and-contracts-in-the-uae-1.1248274

 

Article Info Title “UAE Labour bans still enforced – but workers can apply to have them lifted” Author Bassma Al Jandaly
Date 10th June 2013
Website http://gulfnews.com/business/sectors/general/uae-labour-bans-still-enforced-but-workers-can-apply-to-have-them-lifted-1.1195279

 

Article Info Title “UAE Ministry of Labour publishes labour law guide” Author WAM
Date 20th June 2011
Website http://gulfnews.com/news/uae/general/uae-ministry-of-labour-publishes-labour-law-guide-1.824036

 

Article Info Title “New rule marks end of no-objection certificates” Author Samir Salama
Date 20th Dec 2010
Website http://gulfnews.com/business/sectors/employment/new-rule-marks-end-of-no-objection-certificates-1.732839

 

Article Info Title “It surely pays to complain” Author Wafa Issa
Date 20 June 2009
Website http://gulfnews.com/business/sectors/employment/it-surely-pays-to-complain-1.72753

 

 

Other Local News

 

Article Info Title “Labour” Author UAEinteract
Publication UAEinteract Date n.d
Website http://www.uaeinteract.com/government/labour.asp

 

Article Info Title “Fines of $1m issued for hiring illegal workers in Dubai” Author Neil Halligan
Publication Arabian Business Date 13th May 2015
Website http://www.arabianbusiness.com/fines-of-1m-issued-for-hiring-illegal-workers-in-dubai-592611.html

 

Article Info Title “Emirati women work as labourers for 2 days to celebrate International Workers Day” Author Staff Writer
Publication Arabian Business Date 5th May 2015
Website http://www.arabianbusiness.com/emirati-women-work-as-labourers-for-2-days-celebrate-international-workers-day-591606.html

 

Article Info Title “Treat domestic workers well, says MoI Author Amal Al Jabry
Publication Emirates 24|7 Date 16th January 2015
Website http://www.emirates247.com/news/emirates/treat-domestic-workers-well-says-moi-2015-01-16-1.576819

 

Article Info Title “UAE Construction worker sentenced to death” Author Arabian Business
Publication Arabian Business Date 25th August 2014
Website http://www.arabianbusiness.com/uae-construction-worker-sentenced-death-562421.html

 

Article Info Title “Ministry of Interior puts forward new regulations for housemaids in UAE” Author 7DAYS
Publication 7DAYS Date 14th July 2014
Website http://7days.ae/ministry-interior-puts-forward-new-regulations-housemaids-uae

 

Article Info Title “UAE keen to protect rights of workers” Author WAM
Publication Khaleej Times Date 12th June 2014
Website http://www.khaleejtimes.com/nation/inside.asp?xfile=/data/government/2014/June/government_June28.xml§ion=government

 

Article Info Title “UAE labour protection for expats” Author WAM
Publication Emirates 24|7 Date 23rd June 2013
Website http://www.emirates247.com/news/emirates/uae-labour-protection-for-expats-2013-06-23-1.511428

 

Article Info Title “Dubai Police on how not to lose your maid in 10 days” Author Mohammed El Safy
Publication Emirates 24|7 Date 18th June 2013
Website http://www.emirates247.com/news/emirates/dubai-police-on-how-not-to-lose-your-maid-in-10-days-2013-06-18-1.510838

 

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Article Info Title “Ministry of Labour began inspectional campaigns to ensure break compliance” Author Ministry of Labour
Date 15th June 2015
Website http://bit.ly/1JfVJ4a

 

Article Info Title “Working hours for the private sector during Ramadan Announced” Author Ministry of Labour
Date 15th June 2015
Website http://bit.ly/1Iwbezt

 

Article Info Title “Midday break begins in UAE for outdoor workers” Author Ministry of Labour
Date 14th June 2015
Website http://bit.ly/1LimeWe

 

Article Info Title “Bin Deemas: Labour market indicators reflect the strength and growth of the UAE Economy” Author Al Amal Magazine
Date 2nd April 2015
Website http://bit.ly/1e10wZL

 

Article Info Title “Labour Transactions in less than 3 minutes” Author Al Amal Magazine
Date 2nd April 2015
Website http://bit.ly/1e10wZL

 

Article Info Title “Ministry of Labour gets Emirates Award for Human Resources Author Al Amal Magazine
Date 2nd April 2015
Website http://bit.ly/1e10wZL

 

Article Info Title “Labour Ministry conducts 332,000 inspections to check labour violations” Author Al Amal Magazine
Date 2nd April 2015
Website http://bit.ly/1e10wZL

 

Article Info Title “23 types of fines for different violations” Author Al Amal Magazine
Date 2nd April 2015
Website http://bit.ly/1e10wZL

 

Article Info Title “10% increase in wages after 2011” Author Al Amal Magazine
Date 2nd April 2015
Website http://bit.ly/1e10wZL

 

Article Info Title “Ministry of Labour inspections department 2014 summary Author Ministry of Labour
Date 1st April 2015
Website http://bit.ly/1HaGs4o

 

Article Info Title “The Protection of the Rights of Workers in the United Arab Emirates Annual Report 2007” Author UAE Ministry of Labour
Date 2007
Website http://www.uae-embassy.org/sites/default/files/The_Protection_of_the_Rights_of_Workers_in_the_UAE_-_Annual_Report_2007.pdf

 

 

Emirates News Agency

WAM

 

Article Info Title “Ministry of Labour: UAE Committed to implementing an integrated system to protect workers’ wages” Author WAM
Date 6th June 2015
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/emirates/1395281539150.html

 

Article Info Title “Permanent Committee of Labour Affairs in Dubai launces one year awareness campaign” Author WAM
Date 23rd March 2015
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/emirates/1395278331972.html

 

Article Info Title “UAE gives priority to improving living conditions of migrant workers” Author WAM
Date 22nd March 2015
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/emirates/1395278273774.html

 

Article Info Title “Smart systems to inspect labours’ accommodation in Dubai” Author WAM
Date 16th March 2015
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/emirates/1395277991048.html

 

Article Info Title “TDIC hosts Ambassadors for an update tour of Saadiyat” Author WAM
Date 23rd February 2015
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/emirates/1395276959111.html

 

Article Info Title “Abu Dhabi’s TDIC rejects HRW’s report” Author WAM
Date 10th February 2015
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/emirates/1395276320360.html

 

Article Info Title “Abu Dhabi Residency Settles 28% of Cases Amicably in 2014” Author WAM
Date 2nd February 2015
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/emirates/1395275953318.html

 

Article Info Title “UAE’s first female crane operator works at Khalifa Port” Author WAM
Date 27th January 2015
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/emirates/1395275672136.html

 

Article Info Title “Protecting workers’ rights and upholding employers’ legitimate interests are longstanding tenets of MOL policy” Author WAM
Date 13th January 2015
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/emirates/1395275034105.html

 

Article Info Title PricewaterhouseCoopers publishes third annual report on TDIC’s employment practices policy and compliance monitoring” Author WAM
Date 23rd December 2014
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/emirates/1395274209651.html

 

Article Info Title “A good way to train blue collar workers: paper” Author WAM
Date 25th November 2014
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/emirates/1395275034105.html

 

Article Info Title “Police Drone Saves Trapped Window Cleaner” Author WAM
Date 4th November 2014
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/emirates/1395271934508.html

 

Article Info Title “UAE committed to continuous improvement of protection of foreign workers” Author WAM
Date 24th October 2014
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/emirates/1395271347182.html

 

Article Info Title “Global Competitiveness Report: UAE 3rd most attractive Labour Market worldwide” Author WAM
Date 23rd September 2014
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/general/1395270027825.html

 

Article Info Title “Global Competitveness Report: Ghobash stresses Ministry’s commitment to lifting productivity in Labour Market” Author WAM
Date 23rd September 2014
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/emirates/1395270009016.html

 

Article Info Title “Ministry of Foreign Affairs releases breif on “The Protection of the Rights of Domestic Labour in the UAE” Author WAM
Date 11th June 2014
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/emirates/1395263194320.html

 

Article Info Title “UAE pushes private sector to maintain provision of decent work opportunities” Author WAM
Date 9th June 2014
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/emirates/1395262892630.html

 

Article Info Title “MoFA Report on Labour Rights in the UAE” Author WAM
Date 28th May 2014
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/general-emirates/1395255940095.html

 

Article Info Title “Labour Minister hints at second phase in WPS during MoL’s strategy breifing” Author WAM
Date 28th April 2014
Website https://www.wam.ae/en/news/general-emirates/1395242880312.html

 

 

Other Government Entities

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Article Info Title “Ministry of Interior Council Emphasizes the Need to Treat Domestic Workers Well” Author Ministry of Interior
Date 14th January 2015
Website https://www.moi.gov.ae/en/media.center/news/News206.aspx

 

Article Info Title “UAE committed to continuous improvement of protection for foreign workers” Author Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Date 24th October 2014
Website http://old.mofa.gov.ae/mofa_english/portal/193bbe6f-6b6e-4f18-a772-c0dac1fac558.aspx