LMRA CEO meets Sri Lankan Ambassador

No uf Abdulrahman Jamsheer, the CEO of the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA), Head of the National Committee for Combatting Trafficking in Persons, received Sri Lankan Ambassador to the Kingdom of Bahrain, Rethesree Wigertney Mendes.

Jamsheer congratulated the ambassador on the 10th anniversary of the opening of the Sri Lankan Embassy in Bahrain.

She emphasised the importance of coordination between diplomatic missions and government authorities in creating awareness on the rights of workers and the need to abide by to the regulations and laws in the country.

Jamsheer discussed with the Ambassador the conditions of the Sri Lankan workers in the Kingdom and further cooperation between the LMRA and the embassy.

The CEO stressed the Kingdom’s commitment to develop the work environment to maintain stable working relationships that preserve the rights of all work parties without discrimination.

Jamsheer briefed the Ambassador on the new developments in the labour market, highlighting the implementation of initiatives that contribute to enhancing the work environment, preserving the rights of all work parties, and providing protection to workers without prejudice, including the Labour Registration Programme, the Optional Insurance System for Domestic Workers and the Wages Protection System.

Source: Bahrain News Agency