The numbers of foreign workers in Bahrain have significantly dropped amid a government policy replacing expatriates with citizens in jobs, according to a Bahraini media report.
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Meanwhile, the numbers of Bahraini employees have reached a total of 144,511, including 47,544 in the public sector and 96,967 in the private sector, a ministry’s report said, according to Akhbar Al Khaleej.
Foreigners account for more than half of Bahrain’s 1.7 million population.
The job replacement in Bahrain is part of efforts to protect citizens from economic impact of the novel coronavirus.
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