Bahrain’s Flexible Work Permit model adopted by UN

The United Nations (UN) cited Bahrain’s pioneering labour market reform, the Flexible Work Permit, as one of a number of international best-practices to form part of the draft Global Compact on Migration due to be adopted following the International Migration Conference in 2018. Continue reading

32pc Egyptians in Bahrain work in educational sector

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Of more than 21,000 Egyptians living in the Kingdom, 32 per cent are working in the educational sector, an official statistics showed.
This was disclosed by Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) CEO Ausamah Al Absi yesterday, while receiving Egyptian Trade Union Federation (ETUF) Egyptian delegationPresident and the Manpower Committee at Egypt’s House of Representatives Chairman Gebaly Mohammed Al Maraghy to LMRA. Continue reading

Labour Ministry, LMRA, BCCI discuss cooperation


Labour and Social Development Minister and Board Chairman of the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA), Jameel bin Mohammed Ali Humaidan, held a meeting with a member of the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) board members, led by First Deputy Chaimran, Khalid Rashid Abdulrahman Al-Zayani. Continue reading

Board of Directors of Labour Market Regulatory Authority reviews the plan for 2015

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The Board of Directors of Labour Market Regulatory Authority approved the audited financial statements for the year 2014, and deliberated the report of the Chief Executive Officer on the achievements of the LMRA in the year 2014, and were also briefed on the progress of the work and projects and given a presentation by the CEO on the programs and activities for the year 2015. The board during its regular meeting also reviewed and endorsed a memorandum from the from the head of the Audit Committee on the results of their meeting. Continue reading