Labor Minister Restores Society Headed by Terrorism Advocate
On June 14, 2016 and as part as a new brutal campaign against the opposition that included citizenship revocation of Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim, the government dissolved religious societies that adhered to the Shia sect.
To the New Unemployed in Bahrain, This is the Story of National Employment Projects over the Past 18 Years
So, this is what resulted from the meetings of the heads of government Khalifa bin Salman and his brother’s grandson Salman bin Hamad. After weeks of announced public discontent due to government and private sector policies marginalizing Bahrainis and favoring foreigners in employment, the government announced cold and redundant steps to confront this discontent
Yousef Mashal Not Only One who Despises Bahrainis, Many Naturalized Citizens Do So
If the words of businessman Yousef Mashal were painful to hear, then the injustice of your own countrymen would even feel more painful.
Civil Service Bureau President Absent from National Employment Project, Is It Being Taken Seriously?
Bahraini Government not taking decision to abolish the parallel Bahrainization system, and the absence of the head of the Civil Service Bureau from the press conference are enough to know that the project launched by the PM is nothing but circumvention by the government.
Bahrainis are Minority in Labor Market: Third in Place after Indian and Bengali Nationals
The number of Indian foreign workers in Bahrain working in the private sector reaches about a quarter of a million, specifically 223,998 Indian workers, according to official statistics, thus making the Indian community the largest working force among the nationals residing in the Bahrain, who have been brought to the kingdom from 161 countries.
Labour Minister: Overdue Salaries of Workers Will be Paid within Days
Bahraini Minister of Labor and Social Development Jameel Humaidan announced that the Ministry has intensified its efforts to settle issue of a company’s non-payment of its workers’ salaries over a period of months.
Labour Ministry Demands Removing Second Hand Clothes Charity Containers
The directorate of support for civil society organizations in the Ministry of Labour and Social Development issued a circular addressing civil organizations including, charity organizations to immediately remove second hand clothes containers.
After Annulling Training Decrees: Numbers of Trainees Decline from 22,000 in 2015 to Only 2,200 in 2016
Statistics released by Bahraini Labour Ministry showed numbers of Bahraini trainees decreased drastically from 21,914 in 2015 to 2,241 in 2016.
Labour and Social Development Ministry: Fundraising Is Illegal without Ministry's Approval
The Bahraini Ministry of Labour and Social Development stressed that all civil society organizations are obliged to attain a license before raising funds and accepting donations.
Bahrain Witnesses 7,077 Arbitrary Dismissals over Period of 6 Years
The Bahraini Ministry of Labour stated that it recorded 7,077 cases of arbitrary dismissals since 2010 until 2015 in the Bahraini private sector.
Bahraini Labour Minister Suggests Possibility to Unify Social Assistance Services
The Bahraini Labour and Social Development Minister Jameel Humaidan revealed that 151 families deserve to be granted subsidies on meat products, adding that the number is growing as families who fit the requirements continue to register.
Amid Absence of BATELCO & Public Sector Unions..GFBTU to Elect New Fresh Faces
Representatives of public sector unions were absent from the third general conference of the General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions (GFBTU) and BATELCO Trade Union was only represented by one member of its general secretariat, Khatoun Al-Aradi.
Hospital Foreign Staff Complain to Labour Ministry about not Receiving Salaries since 8 Months
The undersecretary of the Ministry of Labour and Social Development Sabah Al-Dosari said that the Ministry has received complaints filed by foreign employees working in one of the private Bahraini hospitals stating that they have been deprived of their salaries for more than 8 months.
Bahraini Labour Minister Meets with ILO & Discusses Support Program
Bahrain Mirror: The Ministry of Labour said that International Labour Organization (ILO)'s Director of Technical Cooperation for Appropriate Work Program, Frank Hagmann, reviewed the technical support programs provided by the ILO to the island kingdom.
400 Unemployed Registered at Ministry of Labour with Medical Specialties
Bahrain Mirror: Bahraini Labour Ministry Assistant Undersecretary for Labour Affairs Mohammed Ali Al-Ansari said that job seekers, with medical specialties, registered at the ministry have reached 400
Bahrain’s Labour Ministry: No Fixed or Renewed Contracts for 1912 Unemployed Temporary Employees
Bahrain Mirror: Bahrain’s Labour Minister Undersecretary Sabah Al-Dosari declared that the temporary employees among the list of 1912 unemployed citizens will not have their contracts renewed or fixed.
Local Newspaper: Labour Ministry to Close Bahrain Scientific Center After Dispute with German Company
Bahrain Mirror: The local Bahraini Al-Bilad newspaper said that Bahrain’s Ministry of Labour and Social Development is leaning towards closing the Bahrain Scientific Center in Isa Town.
Local Newspaper: Administrative Staff of Development Ministry Transferred to HQ of Labour Ministry in Isa Town
Bahrain Mirror: Al-Bilad newspaper said that Bahrain’s Ministry of Labour and Social Development decided to transfer the administrative staff of Ministry of Social Development (before merging) from the financial harbor to the ministry’s headquarters in Isa Town.