Labour Minister Receives Philipppine Ambassador

Manama, July 9 (BNA): Labour and Social Development Minister, Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) Chairman H.E Mr. Jameel bin Mohammed Ali Humaidan, received outgoing Philippine Ambassador Alfonso A. Ver and commended his efforts to strengthen bilateral relations and expand cooperation. Continue reading

HM King issues decree 51.2021, appointing LMRA Chief Executive

Manama, Apr. 20 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa today issued Royal Decree 51/2021, appointing Jamal Abdulaziz Abdul Ghaffar Al-Alawi as Chief Executive Officer of the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) for a three-year term. Continue reading

LMRA announces resumption of work permit issuance for employment from abroad

Manama, July 29 (BNA): Bahrain’s Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) today announced that it will start accepting requests for new work permits starting from August 9th, 2020, following its temporary suspension in March due to COVID-19 disruptions. Continue reading

Deputy Premier issues edict exempting adversely affected businesses from some LMRA fees

Manama, July 12 (BNA): Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman of the Ministerial Committee for Financial and Economic Affairs and Fiscal Balance, Shaikh Khalid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa, today issued an edict, exempting businesses adversely affected by the repercussions of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) from paying some fees imposed by the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA). Continue reading

Under the Patronage of His Highness the Governor of the Southern Governorate, LMRA inaugurates its seventh branch in Riffa-Buhair

Southern Governer Shaikh Khalifa bin Ali Al Khalifa yesterday inaugurated a new office of the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) in the presence of LMRA Chief Executive Ausamah Al Absi and other Labour Ministry officials. Continue reading