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15 Feb, 2008

GDN: Back to work as deal halts strike

By Geoffrey bew Published: 15th February 2008 A STRIKE at one of Bahrain's major development projects has ended, with labourers agreeing to return to work today. A...

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15 Feb, 2008

PTI: Bahrain strike called off, wages raised

Dubai, Feb 14 (PTI) A six-day old strike by over 2,000 workers, including 1,400 Indians, at a Bahrain construction firm was withdrawn today after the company management agreed...

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13 Feb, 2008

The Hindu: Row over wages snowballing in Bahrain

Atul Aneja Two workers allegedly deported to India DUBAI: As Bahrain’s construction workers, majority of them Indians, went on strike, officials of...

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11 Feb, 2008

Khaleej Times : Bahrain seeks workers from new markets

By Suad Hamada (Our correspondent) 10 February 2008 MANAMA — Bahrain is negotiating with some Asian and African governments to open new markets for foreign manpower...

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10 Feb, 2008

AFP: 1,300 migrant workers strike in Bahrain

1,300 migrant workers strike in Bahrain over pay Sun Feb 10, 8:03 AM ET Around 1,300 migrant workers helping to build a luxury coastal development in Bahrain have gone on...

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7 Feb, 2008

GDN; India is demanding BD100 minimum pay

ersion="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> BNEW 3 India is demanding BD100 minimum pay Published: 7th February 2008 MANAMA: India is demanding a minimum wage of BD100 a month for all...

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6 Feb, 2008

GDN: Workers reject new wage deal

By Begena P PRADEEP Published: 6th February 2008 HUNDREDS of workers at one of Bahrain's biggest contracting companies, who went on strike on Monday, have rejected an...

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5 Feb, 2008

Bahrain Tribune: Amnesty applicant has no home to go to

Bonny Mascarenhas Staff Reporter After living for close to two decades as an illegal worker, amnesty applicant Mohammed Kunhi, who was on the threshold of returning home...

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5 Feb, 2008

GDN: 750 join wages protest

Published: 5th February 2008 NEARLY 750 Asian workers downed tools at Almoayyed Contracting yesterday demanding better pay. The majority were Indians, but they were also...

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30 Jan, 2008

GDN: Asian tsunami' comment rapped

By MANDEEP SINGH Published: 30th January 2008 HUMAN rights activists have condemned Labour Minister Dr Majeed Al Alawi's "Asian tsunami" alert over rising numbers of...

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