Meat Crisis Worsens: Manama Butchers Stop Buying Meat Due to Losses..Muharraq Meat Market Closed for 6th day in a Row
Bahrain Mirror: The crisis of lifting subsidies on meat in Bahrain continued for the sixth day in a row, as the butchers of Muharraq refused to receive slaughtered meat from the Bahrain Livestock Company.
10 Gov’t. Entities to be Merged & Recurrent Expenditure to be Reduced
Bahrain Mirror: The Executive Committee, during its meeting that was chaired by the Bahraini Crown Prince, Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, discussed a number of measures that contribute to maintaining the Kingdom’s economic situation and the sustainability of its financial resources.
Khalifa bin Salman: Merging Governmental Institutions & Bodies to Continue
Bahrain Mirror: Bahraini Prime Minister Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa said that the merging of more governmental bodies and institutions is to continue.
Bahrain’s Smaller Cabinet Is Finally Born: Only Two Ministers Excluded
Bahrain Mirror: Bahrain’s King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa issued Royal Decree 65/2015 reshuffling the cabinet and merging some ministries and departments.
Bahrain's Information Minister: Royal Directive Means Reshuffling Current Cabinet
Bahrain's Minister of Information Affairs, Isa bin Abdulrahman Al-Hammadi, said that the royal directive to form a smaller cabinet will take place by reshuffling the current one.
Official Notice Bans “Over Time” in Bahraini Ministries
Bahrain Mirror: The Al-Wasat newspaper reported that an official notice was issued by a number of ministries in Bahrain that included “a decision to stop granting overtime allowances to employees starting from August.”