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February 20, 2018 5:38 PM Minister: Innovation necessary for improving productivity

Manama, Feb. 20 (BNA): Minister of Labour and Social Development, Jameel bin Mohammed Ali Humaidan, pointed out the importance of innovative initiatives in promoting the national economy. Saying innovation is no longer an option, but rather a necessity for nations to improve productivity. The minister, in a statement to Bahrain News Agency (BNA), noted 11

January 22, 2018 6:52 AM GPIC, Labour Union officials hold meeting

Manama, Jan. 22 (BNA): A joint Committee of the Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (GPIC) Executive Management and its Labour Union held its first meeting of the year, presided over by GPIC President Dr. Abdulrahman Jawahery. Labour Union Chairman Yaqoob Yousef was also present. Congratulating the participants on the New Year, Dr. Jawahery expressed 11

January 11, 2018 6:17 PM Tourism Statistics Development agreement signed

Manama, Jan.11 (BNA) – The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Information & eGovernment Authority to implement the third phase of the ‘Tourism Statistics Development’ Program in line with the requirements of the World Tourism Organization. The ‘Tourism Statistics Development’ Program 3

January 3, 2018 7:26 PM Alba enhances employee productivity

Manama, Dec. 31 (BNA): Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), the Bahrain-based international aluminium smelter, teamed-up with Fives Solios and Fives ECL to deliver key training workshop for Alba employees. The trainings "Carbon Plant Process & Equipment" and "Reduction Plant PTA Crane Maintenance" were held in October 2017 at Alba’s Training Department 4

December 28, 2017 4:03 PM Robots threaten wage equality in UK

The Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) said robots would help the UK economy but could hurt the wage equality in the country, according to a BBC report. The IPPR warned that lower-skilled jobs were prone to be eliminated during the coming decades. The research body called on the UK government to intervene and stop automation fueling the wage inequality 6

November 13, 2017 5:55 PM Deputy Premier chairs Civil Service Council meeting

Manama, Nov. 13 (BNA): Deputy Prime Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa, the Deputy Chairman of the Civil Service Council, stressed the importance to link the institutional performance to the individual one in the public sector according to the action plan to generalize the institutional performance management project "Takamul" on all ministries 9

November 8, 2017 5:41 PM Tamkeen's role in boosting national economy lauded

Manama, Nov. 8 (BNA): Southern Governor Shaikh Khalifa bin Ali Al Khalifa hailed the dedicated national efforts of the Labour Fund (Tamkeen) in boosting the Bahraini people's contribution to the national economy by improving their competence and competitiveness in the labour market. He was speaking as he received today Tamkeen Chief Executive Ibrahim 5

October 20, 2017 3:52 PM Forum's role in achieving development goals praised

Manama, Oct. 20 (BNA): Transportation and Telecommunication Minister Kamal bin Ahmed Mohammed underlined the importance of the Government Forum 2017 which will be held on October 22 under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, at an initiative by His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa 8

October 15, 2017 1:35 PM Alba licensed to provide training for IOSH Safety Course

Manama, Oct. 15 (BNA): Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C (Alba) is proud to be appointed as an approved and licensed Training Provider for the course ‘Managing Safely’ by the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH), UK. The ‘Managing Safely’ course by IOSH is designed to provide managers and supervisors the knowledge and tools required to manage their 6

October 7, 2017 6:47 PM New civil service strategy unveiled

Manama, Oct 7. (BNA): A goal-related civil service strategy will take effect as from the second week of October. Deputy Prime Minister, Civil Service Council (CSC) Vice Chairman Shaikh Khalid bin Abdulla Al-Khalifa endorsed the blueprint whose goals will apply to ministries and government departments. The new strategy is one of the pillars of the institutional 8