Emir of Qatar issues a decision regarding
Emir of Qatar issues a decision regarding

He issued a new decision regarding the entry, exit and residence of expatriates, as well as an end to the wages of workers in the country, issuance of a decree-law to amend some provisions of the laws for foreign workers, details of this decision from here.

The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, issued a decree today, Sunday, to amend some provisions of Law No. (21) of 2015 regulating the entry, exit and residency of expatriates.

According to the Qatar News Agency "Qena", Sheikh Tamim also issued a decree amending some provisions of the Labor Law promulgated by Law No. 14 of 2004, in addition to another decree on setting the minimum wage for workers and domestic workers.

Whereas, His Highness, the Emir of the country, issues Law No. (17) of 2021 regarding determining the minimum wage for workers and domestic workers, and the law stipulated its implementation and enforcement from the day following the date of its publication in the Official Gazette.

In addition, the Qatari Ministry of Labor stated, "The minimum monthly wage was set at one thousand riyals ($ 275) within the framework of labor reforms taking place in the country.

Adding that "the new minimum wage will come into effect within 6 months of publishing the decision in the Official Gazette." The ministry also announced that the Qatari government had taken a decision to cancel the requirement that companies agree to change jobs.