Wednesday 25 November 2015

Bahrain ministry gets 10,000 visa applications

Manama, May 18, 2011

Bahrain's Labour Ministry has received 10,197 applications for domestic workers in the first quarter of this year.

Acting Under-Secretary and Labour Affairs Assistant Under-Secretary Subah Al Dossary said the ministry had approved 7,478 applications, of which 87 per cent were for housemaids.

A total of 4,738 work permits have been renewed and modification of functions of
176 employees approved, Al Dossary said. E-Clients service will be inaugurated soon, he added.-TradeArabia News Service

Tags: Bahrain | labour | Employment | visas | expats | work permits | Domestic workers |

More Education, HR & Training Stories

calendarCalendar of Events