LMRA refers 83 cases to the Public Prosecution

The Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) announced that 83 cases related to illegal labour practices have been referred to the Public Prosecution, after intensive joint inspection campaigns launched in different governorates. Continue reading

LMRA, NPRA, Southern Police Directorate step up inspection campaigns

The Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) clamped down on a number of illegal workers in the Southern Governorate, who were found in breach of the labour market regulations and the law on residence. Continue reading

LMRA, NPRA, Muharraq Police Directorate continue series of inspection campaigns on labour gathering sites

The Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) continues its series of inspection campaigns on commercial establishments, work sites, and labour collection sites in various governorates of the Kingdom, as part of its plan to strengthen control and regulation and tighten up control over violators. Continue reading

Number of Arrests were made in Joint Inspection Campaign in Northern Governorate

LMRA Conducts Joint Inspection Campaign in Northern Government
The Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) conducted a joint inspection campaign in the Northern Governorate, in cooperation with the Nationality, Passports and Residence Affairs of the Ministry of Interior and the Northern Governorate Police Directorate. In accordance with the intensive plan to tighten dealing with violators from employers and expatriate employees, which included a number of work sites in the Northern Governorate. Continue reading

“LMRA” and “NPRA” carry out an inspection campaign in Muharraq Governorate

Within the framework of the action plan to intensify campaigns and eliminate illegal labour

The Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) conducted a joint inspection campaign in the Muharraq Governorate, in cooperation with the Nationality, Passports and Residence Affairs of the Ministry of Interior and the Muharraq Governorate Police Directorate. Continue reading

LMRA Conducts Joint Inspection Campaign in Northern Governorate

As part of the ongoing efforts exerted to combat illegal practices
The Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) conducted an inspection campaign which targeted a number of work sites in the Northern Governorate. The campaign was held in coordinated with the Nationality, Passports and Residence Affairs of the Ministry of Interior. Continue reading

LMRA chief participates in World of Work Summit

Geneva, June 11 (BNA): Chief Executive Officer of the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) and Chairman of the National Committee for Combatting Trafficking in Persons, H.E Mr. Jamal Abdulaziz AlAlawi, participated in the “World of Work Summit”, held on the sidelines of the International Labour Conference. Continue reading

Phase III of Wages Protection System (WPS) Commences Including every employer/CR with 1-49 Workers .. AlAlawi: Success of Phases I & II is an outcome of all parties’ collaboration

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) H.E. Mr. Jamal Abdulaziz AlAlawi hailed the employers’ ongoing commitment and positive participation in the Wages Protection System (WPS), which has greatly contributed to eliminating the phenomenon of delayed salary payment, reducing labour disputes and guaranteeing workers’ rights with full transparency, in addition to safeguarding the rights of employers and proving their compliance with completing salary payments, thus preventing complaints & grievances. LMRA statistics have indicated that all of employers (CRS with 500+ workers) completing salary payments, along with 88% of employers (CRS with 50-499 workers) since joining the system initiative. Continue reading