Labor and Social Development Minister Jameel bin Mohammed Ali Humaidan received the UK Ambassador to Bahrain Roderick Drummond.

The minister praised the historic friendship ties and cooperation in various areas citing British expertise in the fields of labor and social development.

The British ambassador affirmed his country's keenness to bolster the bilateral ties with Bahrain, noting the progress of Bahrain in various aspects especially labor regulations, the protection of workers, combating the trafficking in persons and consolidation of the principles of tolerance and  peaceful coexistence in the prosperous era of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa.