LMRA committed to improving its services, says Minister

Manama, Mar. 6 (BNA): Labour and Social Development Minister, Jameel bin Mohammed Ali Humaidan, who is also the Board of Directors Chairman of the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA), has stressed LMRA’s commitment to continuously developing its services, through facilitating procedures and reducing transaction completion time, while maintaining the high accuracy of work, in line with the directives of the government in this regard. Continue reading

67,689 Illegal Migrants

The overall number of illegal migrants in Bahrain has reached 67,689.
These represent 11.3 per cent of the total number of documented workers and licensed foreign business owners (531,747), said Labour and Social Development Minister Jameel Humaidan, citing the Labour Market Regulatory Authority’s (LMRA) database of February 7, 2021. Continue reading

The Mechanism for Hiring Expatriate Employees from Abroad

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Please note that in accordance to the Decision of the Council of Minsters, in its meeting held on 18th January 2021, which states that if the Employers apply for a New Work Permit for an Expatriate Employee from outside of Kingdom of Bahrain, then: Continue reading

Labour Minister chairs LMRA board meeting

Manama, Jan. 9 (BNA): Labour and Social Development Minister and the Board of Directors Chairman of the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA), Jameel bin Mohammed Ali Humaidan, has stressed that the labour market is going through a critical situation requiring a strategic vision that contributes to strengthening the kingdom’s investment atmosphere and maintaining its pioneering position as an investment-attracting destination. Continue reading

Labour Minister stresses keenness to integrate citizens in private sector

Manama, Jan. 9 (BNA): Labour and Social Development Minister and the Board of Directors Chairman of the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA), Jameel bin Mohammed Ali Humaidan, has stressed the importance of the projects implemented by the Ministry, including the programmes to rehabilitate job seekers, and integrating them in the private sector. Continue reading

HM King issues decree, re-structuring LMRA board

Manama, Dec. 8 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa today issued Decree 83/2020, re-structuring the Board of Directors of the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA), under the chairmanship of the Labour and Social Development Minister. Continue reading

Cancellation of Employment Office License

Labour Market Regulatory Authority hereby announces the cancellation of the Employment Office License:

Office Name: Alwhda Manpower
Commercial Registration No: 9300701
Address: Flat 505, Building 178, Road 907, Block – 309 Manama / Salmaniya Continue reading

LMRA Chief Executive receives Trafficking in Persons Chief Prosecutor

Manama, Oct. 24 (BNA): Chief Executive of the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) Ausamah bin Abdullah Alabsi, the Head of the National Committee to Combat Trafficking in Persons, received in his office Trafficking in Persons Chief Prosecutor Dr. Ali Al Shewikh, in the presence of Deputy Chief Prosecutor Nasser Al Sheeb. Continue reading