View of part of the Fujairah Corniche and the Hajar Mountains in the Background

Sunday, May 25, 2008

Labor, Poverty, Protest in UAE

Recent Articles:
Tough New Health Laws to Protect Labourers, Arabian Bus., 24 May 2008.
Dubai’s Gleaming Skyscrapers Conceal City’s Labor Abuse, IHT, 25 May 2008
Poverty & Lack of Work at Home Send Indians to Persian Gulf, IHT, 25 May 2008
Sonapur: Dubai’s Underbelly, ETE, 23 February 2008.
Unjust Labor Laws Leave Domestic Workers Exploited, ETE, 28 November 2007.
Guggenheim Abu Dhabi Party to Exploitation and Injustice? ETE, 21 November 2007
Strike Prompts UAE to Consider Minimum Wage, CNN, 8 November 2007.
Asian Workers’ Strike Prompts…Minimum Wage, IHT, 5 November 2007.
Labour Ministry told to Protect Workers, Gulf News, 4 November 2007.
Falling Dollar+Rising Costs=Protesting Laborers, ETE, 3 November 2007.
Thousands of Striking Workers Released from Jail, IHT, 31 October, 2007.
Eye Witness Report on Dubai, ETE, 23 September 2007.
UAE’s Changing Work Culture, ETE, 16 April 2007.
UAE’s Success at Human Cost, ETE, 2 March 2007.