Pre-employment expo opens

Manama, The 2018 pre-employment career expo opened today at the Sheraton Hotel in Bahrain. Labour and Social Development Minister Jameel bin Mohammed Ali Humaidan opened the exhibition, on behalf of Deputy Premier Shaikh Khalid bin Abdulla Al-Khalifa.

The 2018 edition of the Bahrain Pre-Employment Training and Education Expo 2018 is being organized by the Medpoint Design and Event Management Company. The inaugural ceremony was attended by the Medpoint Chairperson Shaikha Noora bint Khalifa Al-Khalifa, MPs, employers and heads of training and educational institutions.

The exhibition, which features several pavilions, aims at updating high school and university graduates on education, training, and employment opportunities as well as the labour market requirements. The first entrepreneurship panel discussion was held on the sidelines of the pre-employment career expo, focusing on key issues which include the role of education in supporting economic development. The minister honoured the sponsoring companies and speakers in recognition of their contribution to the success of the expo and panel discussion session.

Source: Bahrain News Agency