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Name: Order No. 1 of 2013 regulating Employers' Records.
Country: Bahrain
Subject(s): Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2013-07-18
Entry into force:
Published on: Al-Jarida Al-Rasmiya, 2013-07-18, No. 3113, P. 10 - P. 11
ISN: BHR-2013-R-95436
Bibliography: Al-Jarida Al-Rasmiya, 2013-07-18, No. 3113, P. 10 - P. 11
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Abstract/Citation: All business Proprietors who employ expatriate workers must hold a record dedicated to expatriate workers and log in it the following:

1. Name of worker, nationality, Date of birth,qualifications, job description or profession Place of residence and all information related to his identity.
2. Nature and type of work for which they are designated.
3. Date of arrival in the Kingdom at the start of employment.
4. Duration of work permit.
5. Duration of work contract, if specified.
6. The wage agreed on, payment mode and payment due date and all financial and in-kind benefits, employee's bank account number to deposit the wages in, and the Business proprietor's bank account details.
7. Any licenses obtained from concerned authorities, if the expatriate worker practices a profession that requires a specific license.
8. Any changes that may occur to the employment relationship that would affect the rights and obligations of either party, or the continuity of the employment relationship.
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