Qatar FM promises to issue special permit for Bangladeshi workers

United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Published: 11:17, Oct 24,2020


Yousuf Mohamed Al Othman, foreign affairs minister of Qatar, assured of issuing exceptional entry permits for stranded expatriate Bangladeshis in a short time.

The Qatar minister came up with the assurance in a meeting with the ambassador of Bangladesh Md Jashim Uddin on Thursday, said a press release.

Md Jashim requested the Qatar minister to take measures over the return of Bangladeshi workers by issuing exceptional entry permits.

He also handed over a list of stranded expatriate Bangladeshis to Yousuf Mohamed.

The ambassador applauded the reformation programmes including the wage protection system and dispute settlement system which were initiated by the Qatar authorities while the Qatar minister praised the quality work of Bangladeshi workers.

Md Jashim also mentioned the contribution of Bangladeshi workers in the overall advancement of Qatar and discussed different aspects of changing sponsorships of Bangladeshi workers.

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