The Bahraini Council of Ministers supports national workers
His Highness Sheikh Isa bin Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Isa bin Salman Educational Charitable Endowment and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Labor Fund, launched a package of new programs, the largest since the founding of “Tamkeen".
In implementation of the royal directives of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, King of the country, and after the approval of the Council of Ministers, These training programs aim to support 50,000 Bahrainis per year.
These programs are based on 3 main initiatives, which include supporting new entrants into the labor market, creating promising opportunities for them, and promoting development Career opportunities for Bahraini cadres to be the first and ideal choice in the labor market, and to expand support for private sector institutions In a way that contributes to achieving goals and enhancing the position of the private sector as a major driver of economic growth.
His Highness Sheikh Isa bin Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa pointed to the importance of continuing to invest in national cadres. To provide all development sectors with high competencies, skills and capabilities.
He stated that the private sector is an essential partner and a major engine for the growth of the national economy, and all forms of support are directed to it It contributes to opening new horizons that benefit the country and its people.
His Highness expressed his pride and appreciation for the high trust in his appointment as Chairman of the Fund’s Board of Directors, expressing the highest expressions of thanks and gratitude. To His Majesty the King of the country, and to His Royal Highness the Crown Prince, Prime Minister, His Highness also congratulated the new members of the Board of Directors on their appointment.
His Highness praised the role of the previous Board of Directors, headed by Sheikh Mohammed bin Isa Al Khalifa, in what Tamkeen achieved Successes at various levels, stressing the keenness to continue building on these successes and moving forward through Continue to strengthen the governance of the Labor Fund and redirect its paths to benefit the largest number of beneficiaries The Fund's programs and initiatives to achieve more desired achievements and aspirations.
Ms. Maha Abdul Hameed Mafeez, CEO, reviewed Tamkeen’s most prominent efforts during the current year, as it was able to Support more than 10,000 job opportunities in the private sector, and more than 9,000 training opportunities for Bahrainis, through various training and employment initiatives, in addition to supporting more than 4,000 institutions In the private sector.
His Highness explained that the citizen is the basis of development and the focus of development, and through his efforts, the Kingdom of Bahrain continues to achieve its development goals and enhance its position.
Competitiveness, pointing out that the Kingdom of Bahrain is proud of the success stories achieved by its entrepreneurs and is keen to continue creating quality opportunities for them, while continuing to provide national cadres with advanced skills and develop their capabilities During continuous training and qualification.