Qatar Exit Permit – All you need to know about- Changes in law – September 2018
Qatar Exit Permit – Majority of migrant workers in the country will no longer need permission from the employer to leave the country.
With this new law, migrant workers covered by the Labour Code would be able to leave Qatar without having to obtain such a permit, the statement added.
“The adoption of this law is another step in our continued drive to provide decent work for all migrant workers in Qatar and to ensure their protection,” al-Nuaimi added.
The amendment is a significant step as part of reforms that Qatar is carrying out, according to Head of the ILO Project Office in Qatar Houtan Homayounpour.
“This is a huge step taken by the Qatar government. It’s a big deal,” Homayounpour told Al Jazeera on Wednesday. “The workers are now free to leave anytime while respecting the contractual agreements.