More than 100 staff reportedly left unpaid for work at World Championships in Qatar

Local press reports 130 temporary staff still waiting for payment seven months after event took place

UCI Road World Championships in Qatar

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

More than 100 staff have still not been paid for their work at the 2016 UCI Road World Championships in Qatar, seven months after the event took place, local press reports.

According to Doha News, 130 temporary staff including drivers, catering staff, journalists and photographers were due to be paid shortly after the end of the World Championships on October 16, but are still waiting for payment due to "unforeseen circumstances" at the local organising committee.

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