Workers honoured on Labour Day
Manama : The General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions honoured workers on the occasion of the International Labour Day at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, yesterday.
Jameel Humaidan, Minister of Labour and Social Development, and Khalid Rashid Al Zayani, First Vice Chairman of BCCI, presented awards to the most deserving employees in different sectors.
“The award ceremony is an amazing platform to celebrate the workers as well as appreciate their role,” said Humaidan
“We are looking back at a year of achievements in different fields of work in Bahrain. This also enables us to implement many initiatives in the fields of training and employment to support the community and develop programmes aimed at empowering individuals and families to become productive and active members of society,” said Humaidan, adding that the trade union forum is an opportunity to be renewed every year, through which we move forward towards the progress of the country.
“We are celebrating the hard work and the achievement of the people and it is a pleasure to see people being recognized and honoured on International Labour Day and I can see the relation between the government, the union and the private sector strengthening,” said Khalid Rashid Al Zayani, First Vice Chairman of BCCI on the occasion.