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Resolution (2) for the year 2019 To Amend the First Article of Resolution (27) for the year 2016 Regarding Some Fees imposed by the Labor Market Regulatory Authority

Source: Council of Ministers

The Prime Minister:

After reviewing resolution (27) for the year 2016, regarding some fees imposed by the Labor Market Regulatory Authority,
And based on the proposal of the Minister of Labor & Social Development, chairman of the Labor Market Regulatory Authority,
And after the approval of the Council of Ministers.

Has Decided the Following:

First Article

The following text shall replace the first paragraph of the first article of resolution (27) for the year 2016, regarding some fees imposed by the Labor Market Regulatory Authority:
"An optional fee of five hundred Bahraini Dinars shall be charged and added to the issue or renewal fees of any work permit, if it is issued or renewed for (2) years without abiding by the set Bahrainization percentages, this additional fee is not applicable to whoever commits to the set Bahrainization percentages.

Second Article

The Minister of Labor & Social Development, chairman of the Labor Market Regulatory Authority, and all concerned entities, shall execute this resolution, and it should be applied after one day of being published in the official gazette.

The Prime Minister
Khalifa bin Salman Al-Khalifa

Issued on: 29 Jumada Al-Akhira 1440 H
Corresponding to: 6 March 2019

Last Update: Monday 18 March 2019