Qatar’s government claims only a minority of workers ever “experience any form of wage abuse” despite several international reports from the UN and rights groups saying otherwise, as well as a recent protest by labor workers over unpaid salaries.
Migrant workers walk on the corniche in Doha, Qatar April 14, 2017. (Reuters)
Migrant laborers stage a protest in #Qatar over unpaid wages, according to the government, at a time of economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic and rock-bottom oil prices.#COVID_19https://t.co/o7Lehoniiy— Al Arabiya English (@AlArabiya_Eng) May 23, 2020
Laborers' accommodation is pictured in Sanaya Industrial Area in Doha March 28, 2014. (Reuters)