A government ministry has come under fire for pushing ahead with a BD2.65 million ($6.9 million) project to develop Bahrain’s labour market despite massive pressure on public spending.
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Prime Minister David Cameron won an emphatic election victory in Britain, overturning predictions that the vote would be the closest in decades to sweep into office for another five years, with his Labour opponents in tatters.
Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservatives are set to govern Britain for another five years after an unexpectedly strong showing, but may have to grapple with renewed calls for Scottish independence after nationalists surged.
Lamis Al Saif, a senior training specialist at the Specific Council for Training in Hospitality (SCHT), has been honoured by the Labour Ministry for 'long-standing contribution to human resource development in the industry'.
Rights of women in the workforce and expatriate labourers will be highlighted this weekend, as unionists prepare to host a series of Labour Day activities.
The country's two main trade unions - General Federation of Bahrain Tr
A study is being carried out to assess the feasibility of legalising the status of tens of thousands of foreign nationals working illegally in Bahrain, said a report.
They are referred to as 'free visa' workers and often
Saudi Arabia’s Labour Ministry has made 38 amendments to the kingdom’s labour legislation recently including more training for Saudi workers, longer fixed-term contracts and greater inspection powers for ministry officials, according
Activists have pledged to set up a watchdog to monitor the implementation of new rules regulating labour accommodation in Bahrain.
The Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication, reported yesterday (March 31) on a Cabi
Bahrain’s labour fund Taken organised an initiative aimed at providing guidance and mentoring to students and entrants into the labour market, as part of its efforts to directly reach out and engage with the public.
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A proposed change to the law that would have forced employers to release expatriate staff before Bahrainis in the event of financial difficulties or restructuring has been scrapped.
The Shura Council pulled the plug on the amendment to