14 - 20 May
Much of the 19 May weekly parliamentary session was taken up with an open discussion about the state of Bahrain’s fishing industry. However, a bill proposing that within five years all public sector employees would be Bahraini proved controversial.
Meanwhile, the Financial Committee continues to study the 2015-16 State Budget and various Government departments have already received requests for a large number of clarifications.
Protecting the fishing industry...