Blind Bahraini women could soon embark on careers as masseuses.
Twenty-five blind and visually impaired women from around the GCC took part in an intensive massage training course yesterday (January 6) in Bahrain, said a report in
Bahrain's national workforce has outgrown the annual rate of expatriate workers entering the local jobs market.
According to latest Labour Ministry statistics, the number of Bahraini workers grew by 2.2 per cent per annum, com
CFA Society Bahrain, an association of local investment professionals, has launched a programme that aims at development of fresh graduates.
The programme is called "Mutamahin", which means apprentice in classical Arabic
US job growth increased at a fairly brisk clip in October and the unemployment rate fell to a fresh six-year low of 5.8 per cent, underscoring the economy's resilience in the face of slowing global demand.
Despite the strength
Cisco has launched its annual university undergraduate internship programme in the UAE, which is designed to help boost the job skills and employability of young talent.
The departments at Cisco, which will be
Bahrain has drawn up plans to ensure labour market stability in the medium and long-term.
Labour Minister and Supreme Council for Vocational Training chairman Jameel Humaidan said part of the plans pertains to
The top three sectors for employment in the UAE are engineering, construction and real estate which recorded a 10 per cent growth year-on-year, primarily due to the demand for property in the country, said a report.
The number of job vacancies in the Gulf’s hospitality sector has more than tripled from 18,000 in 2009 to 61,000 in 2013, according to a report by Catererglobal.com, a leading hospitality recruitment specialist website in the Middle East