labour camp

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labour camp

n
1. a penal colony involving forced labour
2. a camp for migratory labourers
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Noun1.labour camp - a penal institution for political prisoners who are used as forced labor
camp - a penal institution (often for forced labor); "China has many camps for political prisoners"
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labour camp

, (US) labor camp
nArbeitslager nt

labour camp

labor camp (Am) ncampo di lavoro
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The Interior Minister highlighted that the governorates have listed all violated labour camps and the need to set a system to enhance monitoring to enhance security and safety conditions of those camps to limit the frequent accidents.
In their long liberation of Europe they saw not only the concentration camps; the names of which are familiar to us, but the many thousands of forced labour camps.
Santhosh Chandran Doha IN line with Qatar's efforts to promote a culture of sports in the county, Indian Sports Centre (ISC), an Indian expatriate body under the aegis of the Embassy of India, will reach out to labour camps aiming at involving the Indian workforce in sports-related events.
UAE-based Gemini Property Developers is distributing 20,000 Iftar meals to the labourers in the industrial areas and labour camps of Dubai, Sharjah and Ajman during Ramadan as part of its corporate social responsibility programme.
RELEASE Kim Dong-chul, Kim Hak-song and Tony Kim were held in labour camps
DUBAI: Over one hundred women workers from three labour camps in Dubai were treated to a special movie screening of the Bollywood movie Padman last Friday.
Over 40,000 migrant workers from across 20 labour camps in the country will get a chance to participate in the competition which will be conducted over three months.
The company's chief operating officer (COO) told Construction Week that the company, which has $1.6bn (AED6bn) worth of ongoing projects in the UAE, is building two labour camps, one in Abu Dhabi and another in Dubai.
Dubai Police have installed huge screens in labour camps at Al Quoz and Al Qusais to broadcast the laser light show at Burj Khalifa to thousands of labourers at midnight.
Inviting guests and those who wish to take part, Coya Dubai will continue to prepare, package and deliver specially tailored Iftar boxes from Coya Dubai's kitchen to a targeted list of labour camps.
"These old buildings where once Bahraini families lived are now being turned into labour camps, which we have no information about as on paper it is still registered as a private property.
PCB chairman Shaharyar Khan, who was keen to have such a programme to reach out to their huge cross-section of supporters, said: "There are plenty of labour camps across the the country, each housing thousands of workers.