Government authorities have shut down a manpower recruitment office in North Al Batinah.
It was done after it was found to have brought housemaids into the country on tourist visas.
"The Public Authority for Consumer Protection in North Al Batinah Governorate closed a manpower recruitment office temporarily and it is trying to reach friendly settlements for more than 20 complaints." - Public Authority for Consumer Protection
Officials added that this proves the manpower recruitment office’s lack of credibility and transparency when dealing with the consumers.