News On Workers
abolish-kafeel-system-set-the-minimum-wage-for-workers_kuwait
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 659 Category: Kuwait
ethiopian-workers-in-kuwait-soon_kuwait
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 521 Category: Kuwait
kuwait-amir-commends-mohs-frontline-workers_kuwait
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 272 Category: Kuwait
salons-and-clubs-are-full-before-closing_kuwait
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 811 Category: Kuwait
cost-of-recruiting-domestics-at-kd-990_kuwait
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 329 Category: Information
pam-seeks-more-pakistani-workers_kuwait
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 371 Category: Information
recruitment-of-new-domestic-workers-to-start-from-tomorrow_kuwait
Recruitment Of New Domestic Workers To Start From Tomorrow Civil Aviation announced that the new recruitment of domestic workers as part of the plan for the return of domestic workers from abroad through the electronic platform “BelSalamah”, would... January 16, 2021 830 Category: Information
workers-on-completed-govt-contracts-must-be-sacked-months-time-given_kuwait
Workers On Completed Govt Contracts Must Be Sacked’; Month’s Time Given The Deputy Director-General of Manpower Protection at the Public Authority for Manpower (PAM), Dr. Mubarak Al-Azmi said PAM is coordinating with all government agencies which were part of completed go... January 14, 2021 501 Category: Information
74000-government-workers-registered-on-expired-visas_kuwait
74,000 Government Workers Registered On Expired Visas  There are around 74,000 workers on government contracts that have expired visas and are yet to be amended, Al Rai reported. Back in September, when the Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) beg... January 14, 2021 489 Category: Kuwait
bringing-domestic-workers-cost-to-increase-from-990-kd-to-1500-kd_kuwait
Bringing Domestic Workers Cost To Increase From 990 KD To 1,500 KD To restart the recruitment process for domestic workers offices and companies face several challenges. Increase in recruitment costs is expected to rise by 50% which will reach to KD 1,400 to 1,500. ... January 12, 2021 786 Category: Kuwait
domestic-workers-will-return-soon_kuwait
Domestic Workers Will Return Soon Indian Airlines are working with Kuwait Airways and Jazeera Airways to return domestic workers through the Belsalamah.com app since 7 January, Al Anba reported. General Manager of National Aviation Se... January 11, 2021 372 Category: Information
workers-abode-devoured-by-fire_kuwait
Workers’ Abode Devoured By Fire  Acting on information firemen from the Al-Shaqaya and the Jahra fire-fighting centers rushed to the accommodation for employees working at the Al- Naeem Scrapyard and put out fire, reports Al-Ra... January 10, 2021 248 Category: Information
6782-complaints-for-domestic-workers-in-a-month_kuwait
6782 Complaints For Domestic Workers In A Month Official figures issued by the Department for Regulating the Recruitment of Domestic Workers in the Public Authority for Manpower revealed that the total number of complaints requests that were regist... January 04, 2021 311 Category: Information
kuwait-faces-shortage-of-domestic-workers-call-to-resume-issuing-of-visas_kuwait
Kuwait Faces Shortage Of Domestic Workers Call To Resume Issuing Of Visas The file of domestic workers in the country is witnessing great neglect by the decision-makers amid the absence of the government’s vision to address the issue of stopping the recruitment of new... December 29, 2020 515 Category: Visit Visa
legal-action-vowed-against-firms-hiring-illegal-workers_kuwait
Legal Action Vowed Against Firms Hiring Illegal Workers The Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) has launched strict procedures to put an end to violations related to the employment of illegal workers in companies and various establishments, reports Al-Qaba... December 29, 2020 363 Category: Crime News
kpc-requests-for-exception-in-entry-of-foreign-workers_kuwait
KPC Requests For Exception In Entry Of Foreign Workers A high-ranking oil source revealed that the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation requested the concerned government agencies to make an exception for the entry of foreign workers for the strategic projects im... December 28, 2020 467 Category: Information
cant-sack-all-workers-find-alternative_kuwait
Can’t Sack All Workers, Find Alternative Although the Kuwait Municipality sectors are committed to the replacement rate for Kuwaiti employees and the decision to stop hiring expatriates, there seems to be a need to gradually apply the replac... December 28, 2020 326 Category: Information
first-group-of-domestic-workers-leave-institutional-quarantine_kuwait
First Group Of Domestic Workers Leave Institutional Quarantine The first group of domestic workers who returned to Kuwait left after completing the institutional quarantine period in a hotel in the country today, Al-Rai daily reported. The sources confirmed th... December 28, 2020 321 Category: Automotive
the-date-for-the-return-of-domestic-workers--is-suspended-until-further-notice_kuwait
The Date For The Return Of Domestic Workers ... Is Suspended Until Further Notice The General Director of National Aviation Services (NAS) Mansour Al-Khuzaim said in a special statement that the date for the return of flights coming from India and the Philippines to domes... December 27, 2020 1728 Category: Information
food-ration-cards-for-60000-domestic-workers-to-be-canceled_kuwait
Food Ration Cards For 60,000 Domestic Workers To Be Canceled The Ministry of Trade announced that they will be canceling 60,000 food ration cards of domestic workers that are no longer working under their employers as of the beginning of January, Al-Rai reporte... December 27, 2020 455 Category: Information