Workers’ group to FIFA sponsors: Qatar a blot on your brand

Aocates for workersand’ rights are urging FIFA sponsors to take more responsibility for the treatment of World Cup workers in Qatar, calling the andquothorrificandquot working conditions there a blot on any companyand’s brand.
At a news conference Monday, the International Trade Union Confederation singled out FIFA sponsors such as McDonalds, Visa, Coca-Cola, Adidas, Budweiser, Gazprom, KIA and Hyundai, saying they have the power to pressure FIFA and Qatar into improving the treatment of hundreds of thousands of migrant workers.

SOURCE: Today’s Zaman