illegal workers still residing in Bahrain 43,000

Coordinated efforts by the authorities have resulted in a decrease in the number of illegal expatriate residents in the Kingdom, however the number of illegals still remains high with around 43,000 expats on expired visas still in the country. Continue reading

LMRA in fee collection deal

LMRA in fee collection deal  

Posted on » Friday, May 28, 2010
MANAMA: The Labour Market Regulatory Authority yesterday announced the signing of an agreement with Ahli United Bank (AUB) to provide services in respect to the payment of fees to LMRA by employers and institutions. Continue reading

New amnesty for illegal residents

Drive launched to ‘pardon’ illegal workers  

LABOUR and immigration authorities yesterday launched a joint campaign to weed out illegal workers.

The ‘pardon’ campaign is being carried out by the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) and the General Directorate for Nationality, Passport and Residence (GDNPR). Continue reading