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9 August 2011

Batelco's response

Author: Batelco

Batelco since...the beginning of the period of unrest...has been communicating with its encourage employees to attend work, maintain good relationships with their colleagues and to be aware of using the company’s assets in the proper...

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14 July 2011

Bahrain: Revoke Summary Firings Linked to Protests

Author: Human Rights Watch

The Bahrain government should investigate and remedy the summary dismissals of more than 2,000 workers…apparently as punishment for having…supported pro-democracy demonstrations…[A] total of 2,186 workers, many in…firms in which the state has a...

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7 April 2011

Amid unrest, Bahrain companies fire hundreds of Shiites

Author: Kristen Chick, Christian Science Monitor [USA]

At least 16 Bahraini companies or government ministries have fired hundreds of mostly Shiite workers during the past week. Employees speak of being dismissed despite being on pre-approved leave or having received approval to stay home due to the unrest...

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28 March 2011

Firms including Intel's McAfee, Blue Coat, Palo Alto Networks, Websense provide software used for censorship to Middle East govts.

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28 March 2011

U.S. Products Help Block Mideast Web

Author: Paul Sonne & Steve Stecklow, Wall Street Journal

McAfee [part of Intel]...has provided content-filtering software used by Internet-service providers in Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, according to interviews with buyers and a regional reseller. Blue Coat Systems…has sold hardware and technology in...

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