Arab News, Tuesday, Aug 16, 2022 | Muharram 18, 1444
Saudi, Bahrain ministers discuss labor regulation
Saudi Arabia, Bahrain: Bahraini
Minister of Labor Jameel bin Mohammad Ali Humaidan met with Saudi Minister of
Human Resources and Social Development Ahmed bin Suleiman Al-Rajhi on Monday in
Riyadh, Bahrain News Agency reported.
The meeting focused on ways to improve technical
cooperation in areas of job localization programs and labor market regulation,
as well as plans to integrate job seekers and develop human resources.
They examined plans by the two countries to train
and qualify citizens, as well as the application of professional standards.
Al-Rajhi reviewed the most significant
developments in the Saudi labor market, as well as major projects and
initiatives launched in the framework of training and job creation.
The minister also lauded Bahrain’s position and
leadership in labor market regulation, citing the country’s experience in
improving social protection for workers through the unemployment insurance