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Nepal bans women under 30 from working in Gulf

"Young female workers are reported to have been sexually and psychologically exploited in Gulf countries."

Special to WorldTribune.com By Anil Giri, FreePressers.com The government of Nepal on Aug. 9 responded to reports of abuse by banning women under 30 from accepting work in the Persian Gulf States. The action followed widespread reports that women from Nepal working in the Gulf region are frequently subjected to harassment and to sexual and [...]

August 17th, 2012 | Posted in Exclusives,Mideast,NE Asia,Nepal,Top Stories,United Nations | Read More »

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