25 new labour inspectors join ministry

June 26, 2014 - 12:00:00 am

DOHA: The Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs continues to augment its inspection arm to help monitor implementation of the labour law.

The ministry yesterday roped in a fresh batch of 25 inspectors, including men and women, taking the total number of inspectors to 230.

The new inspectors were accorded judicial powers and later took oath of office in front of the Minister  H E Dr Abdullah Saleh Mubarak Al Khulaifi. 

Qatar News Agency quoted the ministry as saying that the recruitment is part of its efforts to monitor enforcement of the law to help protect the rights of workers and employers.