The employees across the GCC countries can expect a 6.3 per cent growth in their salaries this year, according to a report based on a recent survey.
The salary hike is significant when compared to 5.9 per cent in 2012, reported th
A top university in Bahrain has hit back at claims eight lecturers were suspended without pay in a dispute about extra hours.
The educators, all working for AMA International University's business departmen
US troops stationed in Juffair have hit out against the Pentagon's decision to cut their pay after Bahrain was removed from a list of places in "imminent danger".
The US Department of Defence (DoD) announced on Frida
Bahrain's Premier has directed millions of dinars for pay rises and bonuses for government employees.
Also, BD1,500 ($3,957) will be paid as extra bonus to staff with extraordinary achievements at national level like helping o
Civil servants in Bahrain could get a 20 per cent pay rise after MPs unanimously approved a new bill yesterday (December 3).
The proposed legislation was passed despite objections from Finance Minister Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al
The drive towards extracting oil and gas reserves from unconventional sources such as shale is putting more pressure on the global energy sector to hire experienced people with the right skills, said a report.
The Global Oil and G
Around 80 percent of workers at Kuwait's main, state-run oil services company are on strike calling for better pay, a union official said on Tuesday, the latest sign of wage pressures in the Gulf Arab country.
The walkout by t
The consumer spending in Kuwait is set for another strong year in 2012 backed by solid salary increases and an improving employment scenario, according to a report by the National Bank of Kuwait (NBK).
The consumer spending growth
A total of 5,779 Bahraini university and high school graduates working in the private sector have so far benefited from a wage-improvement project, said a top official.
Private firms have approved a minimum BD400 ($1,061) salary for 1,7