GFBTU

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GFBTUGeneral Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions
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It was the 24th demonstration calling for jobs for those still out of work, according to the General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions (GFBTU) which organised the gathering, said a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication.
Details of the campaign were discussed at a two-day workshop organised by the General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions (GFBTU) in co-operation with German institution Friedrich Ebert Stiftung and the International Domestic Workers Federation (IDWF).
Manama, May 26(BNA): His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al-Khalifa received a letter of congratulations from General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions (GFBTU) Secretary-General Hassan Abdulla Al-Halwaji on the near advent of Ramadan.
It was formed by workers unhappy at the involvement of the existing General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions (GFBTU) - previously the umbrella organisation representing all Bahraini trade unions - in the unrest during 2011, when it called for a series of strikes designed to cripple the economy and heap pressure on the government.
The General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions (GFBTU), which took up the men's case, welcomed the decision.
25 (BNA): Shura Council Chairman Ali bin Saleh Al Saleh received today the General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions (GFBTU) President and members.
The General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions (GFBTU) and Bahrain Labour Union Free Federation (BLUFF) also hope to use the occasion to encourage women and youth to join the trade union movement.
A strategy has already been outlined and will be implemented by the new executive board of the General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions (GFBTU), which will be elected today.
It is worth noting that His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa issued Edict 2/2015 on the formation of Safety and Occupational Health Council, which comprises representatives from Ministry of Labour, Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning, Ministry of Health, Civil Service Bureau (CSB), Supreme Council for Environment, Bahrain Petroleum Company (Bapco), Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (GPIC), General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions (GFBTU), Bahrain Free Labour Unions Federation (BFLUF), Bahraini Health and Safety Society.
BLUFF was launched last week in competition with the existing General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions, which was previously the only umbrella organisation grouping together unions in different sectors.
Bahrain: A veteran trade unionist in Bahrain shocked workers' rights campaigners yesterday by announcing that he would not seek a third term as General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions (GFTBU) secretary general.
Manama, May 12 (BNA): Deputy Premier Shaikh Mohammed bin Mubarak Al Khalifa received at the Gudaibiya Palace today the Secretary-General of the General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions (GFBTU) Salman Al-Mahfoudh.
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