Dozens of Jordanian teachers have denounced private schools that require pregnancy tests when recruiting employees for the new school year. Local media reported that private schools in Amman required female teachers to present pregnancy tests before...

2019-08-23

On August 21, a considerable number of teachers organized a protest outside the headquarters of the Ministry of Education in several provinces in the country. The protesters called for the improvement of their living conditions and a salary increase...

2019-08-23

The National Social Security Fund (CNSS) explained the delay in the payment of family allowances as stemming from a delay in the implementation of a government decree dedicated to the issue. In a statement, CNSS said, following the many...

2019-08-23

Last Tuesday, a construction worker was injured in the city of Tan-Tan, following the explosion of an old bomb that he had been using as a hammer. According to local media reports, the 51-year-old worker used the bomb as a hammer for demolition work before...

2019-08-23

Dozens of unemployed teachers are continuing a sit-in they launched last Monday in front of the headquarters of the Ministry of Education and Teaching. The protesters claim they were recruited by the ministry and said that their sit-in will continue...

2019-08-22

The Yemeni Journalists' Union has expressed concern over increasing harassment and oppression against journalists and media outlets in the city of Aden. The union said it had been informed of a raid by armed individuals on the home of Salah Issa, a...

2019-08-22

Sub-Saharan irregular migrants, who had been living in the stadium located in front of the Oulad Ziane bus station in Casablanca, have been deported. Local media reported that security authorities in Casablanca deported some of these migrants to...

2019-08-22

The Spanish and Moroccan governments announced they are committed to improving working conditions for women farmers in strawberry fields in Welba province. The two governments unveiled, in a joint statement released last week, that in preparation for...

2019-08-22

The Algerian authorities have decided to exile the journalist and human rights defender Ahmed Ridha Benchamsi few days after releasing him from prison.Benchamsi was prisoned for participating in the protests that the country knows. Ahmed Ridha...

2019-08-21

Armed individuals have sequestered six workers from Samalut town, Minya governorate, in the city of Bengazi for 18 days. Egyptian media reported that the kidnapped are: Mohamed Hassan Ali Kamel, Badri Hassan Kamel Ali, Jamal Abdenaceur Kamel Ali,...

2019-08-21