Qatar introduces non-discriminatory minimum wage

Qatar’s new minimum wage law has come into force on March 8th 2021 for hundreds of thousands of migrant workers as it becomes the first country in the region to adopt a non-discriminatory minimum wage.

The new legislation ensures all employees receive a minimum monthly wage of 1,000 Qatari riyals ($275), as well as a minimum allowance of 300 riyals for food and 500 riyals for housing, unless their employer provides both.

Minimum Wage In Qatar: Everything You Need To Know (2021) (