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31 Jul, 2007

Gulf news: Bahrain extends amnesty to housemaids

http://archive.gulfnews.com/region/Bahrain/10143007.html 07/30/2007 11:49 PM | By Suad Hamada, Special to Gulf News Manama: Domestic help will be included in the six-...

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20 Jul, 2007

Gulf Daily News : Maids' abuse to be probed

Maids' abuse to be probed By GEOFFREY BEW Published: 20th July 2007 LABOUR Ministry officials have pledged to investigate claims that one of Bahrain's leading manpower...

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10 Jul, 2007

Bahrain Tribune : Report highlights high cost of living and bias against women

Sandeep Singh Grewal Staff Reporter High cost of living, no minimum wage as well as discrimination against women in employment and wages were some of the issues...

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10 Jul, 2007

Gulf Daily News: Ministry welcomes UN report

Ministry welcomes UN report Published: 8th July 2007 BAHRAIN has welcomed the US report on human trafficking, saying it will only help in tackling the illegal trade. The...

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22 Jun, 2007

Gulf Daily News:Mother loses custody battle

Mother loses custody battle By REBECCA TORR Published: 22 June 2007 A SHARIA court ruling has left a young divorcee without her children and their shared home, following a...

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15 Jun, 2007

Gulf news: Bahrain says listing on US watch list unjustified

http://archive.gulfnews.com/region/Bahrain/10132470.html 06/15/2007 12:20 AM | By Habib Toumi, Bureau Chief Manama: Bahrain, ranked by the United States among...

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14 Jun, 2007

BAHRAIN : US Trafficking in Persons Report 2007

Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act of 2000: Trafficking in Persons Report 2007 U.S. Department of State BAHRAIN (Tier 3) Bahrain is a destination country for...

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13 Jun, 2007

Gulf Daily News:Focus on workers' rights

By REBECCA TORR Published: 13th June 2007 RIGHTS of migrant workers in Asia and Arab regions were discussed at the first of its kind inter-regional conference held in Qatar...

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12 Jun, 2007

7 nations including Bahrain added by the US to trafficking blacklist

By MATTHEW LEE, Associated Press Writer 47 minutes ago The Bush administration on Tuesday added seven nations, including several key U.S. allies in the Middle East, to...

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12 Jun, 2007

GCC sponsorship system ‘unfair to domestic hands’

Publish Date: Tuesday,12 June, 2007, at 01:23 AM Doha Time Kanwal Tariq Hameed (second from right) addresses the meeting Staff Reporter THE ‘kafala’ (sponsorship...

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