RIYADH: 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 system.