The Kingdom of Bahrain: Leading Experience in Combating Trafficking in Persons

The CEO of the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA), and Chairman of the National Committee for Combating Trafficking in Persons, His Excellency Mr. Jamal Abdulaziz AlAlawi met with the Director-General of the United Nations Office in Vienna (UNOV) and the Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), Her Excellency Ms. Ghada Waly. The two sides discussed bilateral cooperation in upholding human rights and combatting human trafficking. Continue reading

As part of the ongoing efforts exerted to capture illegal practices.. “LMRA” conducts Joint Inspection campaigns in all Governorates of the Kingdom last week

Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA), in cooperation with Nationality, Passports and Residence Affairs of the Ministry of Interior (MOI), conducted joint inspection campaigns on a number of workplaces in all Governorates of the Kingdom last week. Campaigns resulted in raising several offences related to violations of LMRA’s Law and Immigration authority, Continue reading

LMRA CEO: License Granted to 7 New Domestic Workers Manpower Agencies with Temporary Work System “Hours/Days” During 2021

The Labour Market Regulatory Authority LMRA’s Chief Executive Officer CEO H.E. Mr. Jamal Abdulaziz AlAlawi underscored LMRA’s unrelenting interest in fostering the domestic labour sector, and facilitating related procedures for meeting the needs and expectations of citizens and residents easily and efficiently within the approved legal frames. “Last year, the LMRA expanded the issuance of licenses for manpower agencies in the field of domestic labour”, said H.E. Mr. AlAlawi. Continue reading

LMRA CEO receives researcher Haifa Burashed who presented copy of her master’s thesis on “forced labour crime, a form of trafficking in persons”

The Labour Market Regulatory Authority LMRA’s Chief Executive Officer CEO and Chairman of the National Committee for Combatting Trafficking in Persons H.E. Mr. Jamal Abdulaziz AlAlawi expressed great pride in the academic levels and professional expertise of LMRA’s personnel in the various positions across the organization. This was proudly announced during his meeting with the researcher, Mrs. Haifa Burashed – LMRA’s Chief of the Legal Affairs Section, who presented to him a copy of the thesis of her master’s degree which she has earned with second class honours from the Royal Police Academy – the Officers College. The thesis is titled “The forced labour crime, a form of trafficking in persons”. Continue reading

LMRA CEO Receives the Thai Charge d’ Affaires

The Labour Market Regulatory Authority LMRA’s Chief Executive Office CEO, Chairman of the National Committee for Combatting Trafficking in Persons H.E. Mr. Jamal Abdulaziz AlAlawi received in his office H.E. Mr. Nuttapat Chumnijarakij, Charge d’ Affaires of Thailand to the Kingdom of Bahrain. Continue reading

On the occasion of obtaining the ISO certification (ISO 9001-2015) in the field of quality management for the airport and Seef Muharraq branches .. AlAlawi: We are keen to continuously develop the quality of services provided to keep pace with the aspirations of the beneficiaries

As part of the efforts made to develop general performance in the various sectors of the authority, the Labor Market Regulatory Authority was able to complete success to pass the external audit in-order to obtain the ISO certificate (ISO 9001-2015) in the quality systems management and that’s comes after the authority passed all the requirements of the certification through actual performance assessment and according to quality standard specifications. The international certificate awarding body confirms the authority’s commitment to quality requirements and standards in accordance with established international standards. Continue reading

As part of the continuity of the Authority’s efforts in combatting the illegal practices .. “LMRA”: Implementation of Inspection Campaigns in all Governorates Last Week

The Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) conducted four inspection campaigns that covered all governorates (Northern, Muharraq, Capital and Southern), in cooperation with the Nationality, Passports and Residence Affairs of the Ministry of Interior and the Governorates Directorates that included many of Governorates work sites. Continue reading

Golden Visa to boost Bahrain’s business attractiveness; LMRA chief

Manama, Feb. 19 (BNA): The newly-launched Golden Visa will further Bahrain’s standing as an attractive destination for leading investors, businessmen and talented people, said Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) Chief Executive Officer H.E Mr. Jamal Abdulaziz AlAlawi high. Continue reading