Items related to labor

Damanhour Carpets factory
Al-Masry Al-Youm 28 Jul 2015
The employees of the Endowments Ministry's carpet factory in Damanhour (Beheira) have staged a protest, demanding...
Workers sacked by Arabian Cement Company
Al-Masry Al-Youm 20 Jul 2015
Workers sacked by the Arabian Cement Company have asked for an official intervention to reinstate them, complaining...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 20 May 2015
Egypt is risking a return to the International Labor Organization’s blacklist over its failure to adopt laws...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 07 May 2015
In an interview with Al-Masry Al-Youm, former Manpower Minister Kamal Abu Eita said that it is a joke that the...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 04 May 2015
Nagi Rashad, a leading labor figure who had obtained a court ruling during Mubarak's regime to raise the minimum...
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...