According to the ministry’s decree, the country has been instructed to stop all work in open spaces during the summer from 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm and to divide the working hours into two shifts. Companies that do not comply with the rules will also be fined.
Mohammad Aslam, a construction worker, said the lunch break should start this month. Because we are already tired of working in the heat. I want the lunch break to start this month.
According to the National Center for Statistics and Information (NCSI), Oman has the largest number of expatriate workers in the construction sector. At present, there are about three lakh 83 thousand 174 workers in the construction sector in the country and it is mentioned that a large number of expatriate Bangladeshi