An international human rights group has slammed Qatar for failing to protect foreign maids and other domestic workers from exploitation, adding pressure on the Gulf state over its labor practices as it gears up to host the 2022 World Cup.
By Jerome Aning
Two Filipinos were killed and two others were injured in a gas explosion at a Turkish restaurant near a filling station in Qatar’s capital Doha on Thursday, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) confirmed on Friday.
By Matikas Santos
, Nestor Corrales
Two Filipinos were killed on Thursday when a gas tank exploded at a Turkish restaurant in Doha, Qatar, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Friday.
By DJ Yap
The Philippines will push for a five-year extension of the Kyoto Protocol—the international treaty that binds developed nations to cut their greenhouse gas emissions—during the next round of climate change talks in Doha, Qatar, which begins Monday.
By Ruel Perez
Three Filipinos died of asphyxiation in a fire that erupted at a nursery in Villaggio mall, Doha, Qatar, on Monday, the Department of Foreign Affairs said in a report from Radyo Inquirer early Tuesday.