Labour initiatives hailed

HIS Majesty King Hamad yesterday highlighted the role of the Labour Ministry in promoting the labour reform project, providing work opportunities for jobseekers and training Bahrainis.

He also praised labour initiatives that have won international recognition.

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Reforming the system: HE Dr Majeed Al Alawi

Reforming the system: HE Dr Majeed Al Alawi

Reforming the system: HE Dr Majeed Al Alawi

by Benjamin Millington

Bahrain’s Minister of Labour HE Dr Majeed Al Alawi sat down with CW to discuss recent protests over labour fees, the chances of introducing a minimum wage and a new law which will “virtually break” the sponsorship system.
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