December 1, 2014 Stephen Russell

Nepali man jailed after employer lets Qatar residency lapse

David Cameron, on a recent visit to Qatar University
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Edited for shape

(above: David Cameron on a recent visit to Qatar University)

From Doha news

“In an incident that once again calls the enforcement of Qatar’s labor laws into question, a Nepali hospitality worker at a local university has been jailed by police after his employer failed to provide him with a valid ID card.

His identification had expired, and was in the possession of the man’s company…”