KUWAIT CITY, Jan 25: Minister of Information Mohammad Al-Jabri has formed a committee to deal with petitions from employees based on the announcement by the minister early this month that his office had commenced receiving petitions and complaints. He added the exercise would last two weeks, reports Al-Jarida daily.
The daily quoting a source noted the minister set up the committee due to a multitude of complaints the office received within the previously stipulated period. He said the action explains seriousness and significance the minister attaches to direct intervention into issues that affect employees, stressing the decision is accepted by employees in all sectors of the ministry due to its positive effect.
He hinted the vast majority of petitions were related to allowance, failure to attain supervisory position levels, and modification of job titles among others. He indicated the minister has already directed the committee to communicate with concerned sectors over issues falling within their respective jurisdictions