News On Workers
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Study, Work Combined As Ruling Vindicates Workers The Court of Cassation has settled a controversy that lasted for years since June 2016 when the Civil Service Board issued a decision to refuse accrediting academic certificates that their holders rec... May 22, 2021 216 Category: Crime News
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Office Must Compensate Sponsor If Worker Failure The Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) said a Kuwaiti citizen has the right to report any request from the owner of a domestic workers recruitment office to hike the price of recruitment to help impl... May 22, 2021 2070 Category: Kuwait
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KMA Supports List Of Workers The Kuwaiti Medical Association (KMA) has affirmed support for the report that the Public Funds Protection Association and Kuwait Lawyers Society submitted to Kuwait Anti-Corruption Authority (Nazaha)... May 06, 2021 193 Category: Kuwait
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Front-liners Await COVID Bonuses According to government sources, the date for disbursing bonuses to front-line workers will depend on the National Assembly’s approval of the law for additional appropriation in the general budg... May 03, 2021 528 Category: Coronavirus
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‘Front-liners’ Reward Draws Scorn The government institutions were quick to “justify” their statements of rewarding the front line workers, amid popular dissatisfaction with what was called an unjustified exaggeration in n... May 02, 2021 1049 Category: Coronavirus
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Kuwait’s Labor Market Faces Severe ‘shortage’ Of Workers While the exceptional decisions imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic are still in effect in the country including preventing non- Kuwaitis from entering the country, business sectors are being severely af... May 02, 2021 314 Category: Expats
pam-eyes-many-steps-to-protect-rights-of-workers_kuwait
PAM Eyes Many Steps To Protect Rights Of Workers The Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) is currently preparing to take several steps aimed at protecting the rights of workers, especially those under government contracts, reports Al-Qabas daily quot... April 27, 2021 122 Category: Kuwait
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Workers Stranded Aboard Severely Impacts Labor Market Various business sectors have been severely affected, and are suffering losses, as there is a significant shortage of workers after many are stranded abroad due to the decisions imposed by the Governm... April 27, 2021 244 Category: Kuwait
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60,000 Food Baskets Were Distributed To Workers During Ramadan The Director of Public Relations and Media at the Red Crescent Society, Khaled Al-Zaid, confirmed that the association will continue to distribute breakfast meals in a number of employment areas in Ku... April 19, 2021 184 Category: Ramadan
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Bid To Vaccinate Banking Sector Employees Kuwait Banking Association (KBA), in cooperation with the Ministry of Health, is organizing a campaign to vaccinate banking sector employees at the Millennium Hotel on April 18, reports Al-Anba daily.... April 17, 2021 318 Category: Coronavirus
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The Red Crescent Society Distributes 2000 Meals A Day To Workers Yesterday, the Red Crescent Society announced that it will distribute daily breakfast meals to about 2,000 workers and security guards in a number of regions and institutions as part of its annual &ld... April 15, 2021 235 Category: Ramadan
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Talks On To Hire Filipino Workers; Decision Expected Within 48 Hours The agencies involved in the recruitment of Filipino domestic workers held a series of meetings with the domestic labor recruitment offices in Kuwait in a bid to specify certain procedures for the rec... April 11, 2021 2722 Category: Filipinos
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Eight Sites Allocated For Workers Housing Director-General of the Kuwait Municipality, Engr Ahmad Al-Manfouhi has sent two letters to the Chairman of the Municipal Council, Osama Al-Otaibi, regarding the allocation of eight sites in the Ahmad... April 05, 2021 1004 Category: Kuwait
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Hotline … Legal Consultation For Private Sector Workers Khaled Al-Hamidi, Chairman of the Kuwait Society for Human Rights, announced that the Kuwait Society for Human Rights has signed a partnership agreement with the U.S.-Middle East Partnership Initiativ... April 04, 2021 540 Category: Kuwait
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Abolish “Kafeel” System; Set The Minimum Wage For Workers Abdullah Zuhair, an independent international consultant expert in law on international employment and basic rights at work and human rights, has appealed to the political leadership to abolish the sp... April 01, 2021 634 Category: Kuwait
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Ethiopian Housemaids In Kuwait Soon Diplomatic sources confirmed to Al-Qabas that Kuwait was not late in correspondence with Ethiopia regarding the labor agreement and re-permitting the recruitment of domestic workers. The sources stres... March 21, 2021 486 Category: Kuwait
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Kuwait Amir Commends MoH’s Frontline Workers His Highness the Amir Wednesday commended government authorities’ efforts, namely the Ministry of Health whose health care workers were at the frontline in the fight against the coronavirus pand... February 18, 2021 258 Category: Kuwait
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Salons And Clubs Are Full Before Closing Prior to the freezing of its activities until further notice, starting from next Sunday by a decision of the Council of Ministers, a massive turnout of citizens and residents. Workers at these facilit... February 06, 2021 794 Category: Kuwait
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Cost Of Recruiting Domestics At KD 990 A new crisis over the recruitment of domestic workers is looming on the horizon, as the Ministry of Commerce and Industry and the Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) confirmed recruitment of domestic ... January 20, 2021 314 Category: Information
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PAM Seeks More Pakistani Workers The Director- General of the Public Authority for Manpower, Ahmad Al-Mousa, said PAM is ready to cooperate with the Pakistani embassy to increase the percentage of Pakistani workers in Kuwait, indicat... January 16, 2021 361 Category: Information