HE Dr. Issa bin Saad Al Jafali Al Nuaimi, Minister of Administrative Development, Labor and Social Affairs, led an opening ceremony yesterday for hall number 750 of 1500 halls for information and communications to be opened at the workers' residences in Qatar under the Better Communication program. The program has thus reached the halfway milestone in the processing and opening of such halls for workers.
The facility was opened at the workers' residences at the Labor City Accommodation in Asian Town, after being equipped with computers, software and wireless Internet, under the supervision of the Ministry of Transportation and Communications, and Ministry of Administrative Development, Labor and Social Affairs, in direct cooperation and coordination with the program partners.
Al Nuaimi explained that Qatar has taken additional steps to protect expatriate workers' affairs, believing that the dignity, safety, security and health of workers are vital as part of Qatar's National Strategy. He noted that these steps come within the framework of commitment to the teachings of religion, and the values and ethics of the Qatari society and international laws and conventions.
Source: Government of Qatar