Qatar has announced in a press conference in Doha that it will abolish the sponsorship system. The system will be replaced by labor contract system.
Those who wish to go on Exit, have apply to Ministry of Interior directly and will be given permission by automated system after 72 hours.
Expatriates can change their job at the end of their contract without the permission of their current employer.
The sponsorship system is already abolished in Bahrain and with this new announcement in Qatar, and the ongoing labor reforms in Saudi Arabia, expatriate are looking for a hopeful future.