Bahrain's labour fund Tamkeen has launched a new programme, Taqdeer, aimed at rewarding enterprises that exceed their targeted number for Bahraini employees.
This comes as a part of Tamkeen’s ongoing efforts in supportin
Tamkeen, Bahrain’s labour fund, has vowed to continue prosecuting anyone caught abusing its private sector support schemes, six months after it resumed activities, a report said.
The government agency, which provides financi
The board of Bahrain’s labour fund Tamkeen has approved its operational plan for 2015-2017, a report said.
It also reviewed the audited financial statements and the progress of the revamped Enterprise Support Programme
Bahrain's labour fund Tamkeen said it has signed an agreement with Bahrain Development Bank (BDB) to increase its enterprise financing portfolio by BD10 million to BD130 million ($343 million).
Tamkeen said it offers the finan
Bahrain labour fund Tamkeen held the first of four scheduled workshops as part of its efforts to share its current and planned projects with the public.
It also reviewed plans to further develop these programmes to meet market cha
Bahrain’s labour fund Tamkeen’s flagship Enterprise Development Support Programme has served over 6,000 private sector enterprises since its launch, a top official said.
Tamkeen’s total contribution to the enterp
Bahrain's labour fund Tamkeen has spent BD9 million ($23.2 million) on projects during the first quarter besides distribution of BD4.5 million unemployment insurance on behalf of private sector employees, said a top official.
Tamkeen's Professional Certifications Scheme has reached a significant milestone having enabled more than 1,000 Bahrainis obtain qualifications with a total contribution amount in excess of BD1.8 million ($4.7 million).
Bahrain's labour fund Tamkeen has launched its new “Legal Services Support Scheme” that will enable business owners to access wide range of legal services supported by the organisation.
The brand-new initiative is the
Bahrain's labour fund Tamkeen said the “Techania” scheme under its flagship Enterprise Development Support Programme, will now cover the high-tech Information and Communication Technology (ICT) solutions as well.