Items related to labor

Mohamed Mostafa 02 Mar 2015
A campaign of labor activists and independent labor groups are holding a conference on Thursday where they plan to...
 workers at the Weaving and Textile Company in Mahalla continued  their strike  at the headquarters of the the company in Mahalla City to demand the disbursment of the rest of the profits and to prosecute company corrupt officials.
 
Egypt Independent 21 Jan 2015
Eight workers from al-Mahalla Spinning and Weaving company have been referred to an administrative investigation as the...
Egypt Independent 04 Dec 2014
Al-Nozha Misdemeanor Court in Cairo on Thursday cleared a labor leader of charges of insulting the president and...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 16 Sep 2014
Minister of Manpower and Immigration Nahed Ashry and Ahmed Luqman, director general of the Arab Labor Organization, on...
Labourers work at a construction site in Doha. On the outskirts of Doha, capital of one of the world’s richest countries, migrant workers who have helped build the city's glittering skyscrapers and luxury shopping malls live in conditions akin to a shantytown. As Qatar prepares to host the 2022 World Cup soccer tournament, and is pouring billions of dollars into an infrastructure programme that will require vast numbers of foreign workers, its treatment of migrant labour is coming under the international spotlight. Picture taken 18 June  2012.  
Muhammad Mansour 23 Dec 2013
More than 80 construction workers hired to work in Doha’s high-rise towers and stadiums, mostly from Asia's...
Jano Charbel 10 Apr 2013
The Dokki Misdemeanors Court issued its verdict today acquitting Prime Minister Hesham Qandil from liability and...
Dozens of Port Said residents protest the demolition of an architecturally unique building in the city. 
Al-Masry Al-Youm 18 Feb 2013
  The Port Said Maritime Arsenal Workers’ Association said it would join civil disobedience campaigns in the...
Egypt Independent 18 Dec 2012
Production at the Eastern Company cigarette factory has ground to a halt after a worker strike entered its second day....
Al-Masry Al-Youm 13 Dec 2012
The Manpower and Immigration Ministry has ordered local companies to stop contracting with Libyan construction and...
Jano Charbel 12 Dec 2012
  Mahalla — The “Independent Republic of Greater Mahalla” was declared by thousands of angry...