Citizens of Mongolia, Samoa and Tonga will no longer be eligible to come to the U.S. under certain temporary work visas because those countries are failing to meet program standards, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced Jan 13.
Companies, governments and employees throughout the Middle East and North Africa are trying to adapt to remote work.
The Saudi Arabian Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development has launched a labor reform initiative to replace the existing sponsorship system, which governs foreign worker mobility in Saudi Arabia.
Over the last few weeks, there has been a flurry of legislative activity to amend Qatar’s employment and immigration regulatory framework in line with market changes and employment needs.
A new federal decree has been implemented for the UAE private sector to amend the existing leave provisions of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Labor Law No. 8 of 1980 to include parental leave.