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17 September 2018

The Labour Union of the Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (GPIC) held a ceremony to honour top performing students of Company employees.

GPIC President Dr. Abdulrahman Jawahery and Bahrain Free Labour Unions Federation Chairman Mr. Yaqoub Yousif Mohammed were present on the occasion, during which 278 students were honoured.

Dr. Jawahery congratulated the students and their parents on the outstanding results of the last academic year and said they had drawn a line of excellence they could not back away from. He said the Company took all possible steps under the guidance of the Chairman of the Board of Directors, H.E. Dr. Ahmed Al Sharyan, to create an ideal working environment, which reflected positively on productivity.

Addressing the students, he said: “When you walk on the path of excellence, you are working to secure your future and contribute to the revival and reconstruction of Bahrain, whose Leadership is keen to develop its people by first developing excellent schools and the education process.”

Dr. Jawahery spoke of the Crown Prince International Scholarship Programme, which gives outstanding students an opportunity to continue education in the world's top universities and prepare a generation of knowledge and competence, so that they are able to contribute to nation building.

He called on the students to take on as a role model the role of their parents for continuing success and excellence. He also called on them to follow the example of the Company that has been recognized as among the best globally. He thanked them for their efforts and achieving these outstanding results and wished them success.

Dr. Jawahery also thanked the Chairman and the Board of Directors of the GPIC Labour Union for their initiative in preparing and organizing the ceremony and its cooperation with the management to meet the needs of employees.

Mr. Yousif also thanked the Company Management for patronising the celebration.He called upon the students to strive for excellence year after year, and said their parents deserve the highest credit. He stressed the importance of loving Bahrain and being loyal to its leadership.

GPIC annually honours outstanding students who obtain 90 per cent or more in their academic examinations.