H.E The Minister of Labour Jameel bin Mohammed Humaidan Visits Batelco Headquarters

Batelco Group Chief Executive Shaikh Mohamed bin Isa Al Khalifa extended a very warm welcome to H.E The Minister of Labour Jameel bin Mohammed  Humaidan who honoured Batelco with a visit to the Company’s Hamala Headquarters,  Thursday 17th May.

The General Secretary of the General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions Sayed Salman Jaffer Al Mahfoodh and Chamber of Commerce Representative Mohamed Al Amer plus Batelco Group HR General Manager Shaikh Ahmed Al Khalifa and Batelco Bahrain HR General Manager Suhaila Alnowakhda were also in attendance on the occasion.

During their meeting, H.E. The Minister of Labour extended his appreciation and praise to Batelco for their efforts in welcoming a number of returning employees back to the company noting that the whole process was very smooth with no reports of issues being received by the Labour Ministry.

Shaikh Mohamed said that Batelco was both honoured and delighted to welcome the Minister to Batelco’s Headquarters and thanked him for his kind words.

“Our Human Resources Division with the support of our executive management and the Ministry of Labour worked tirelessly for months to ensure a smooth transition period for those staff who were returning to Batelco following the difficulties of the past year.”

“The Minister and his team of professionals at the Ministry of Labour provided excellent advice and support at all times to strengthen  our efforts in this regard for which we are extremely grateful ,” Shaikh Mohamed added.

Minister of Labour H.E Jameel Al Humaidan, 5th from left, Batelco Group CE Shaikh Mohamed bin Isa Al Khalifa, 4th from left, General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions General Secretary Sayed Salman Jaffer Al Mahfoodh, 6th from left, Chamber of Commerce Representative Mohamed Al Amer, 3rd from left, Batelco Group HR General Manager Shaikh Ahmed Al Khalifa, left and Batelco Bahrain HR General Manager Suhaila Alnowakhda, 2nd left, with officials from the Ministry of Labour and General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions

Batelco recognises the importance of its employees; their wellbeing is paramount and accordingly the company provides a range of benefits to support them and their families. A variety of training and development programmes are available for their personal  growth as well as to ensure they have the relevant knowledge and tools to carry out their jobs efficiently.

“The teamwork displayed by our employees on a day to day basis is a driving factor in keeping Batelco Bahrain in its leading position in the local telecoms market. Their cooperation in supporting our strategies is vital in our delivery of top quality products and services for our customers and a crucial element in growing value for our shareholders,” Shaikh Mohamed concluded.