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Tag Archives: expats

‘No need of expatriates consultants’

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 18: Information Minister Mohammad Nasser Al-Jabri has terminated the contracts of expatriate consultants as he sees no need for them due to the availability of competent national manpower to do the job, reports Al-Jarida daily quoting sources. Sources explained this is part of ministerial decisions which will …

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Expats among issues listed for grilling of ‘Social Affairs’

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 6: MP Thamer Al-Suwait has called on the legislative and executive authorities to cooperate in ratifying important draft laws. In a press statement, Al-Suwait pointed out the Assembly was late in approving draft laws — especially those beneficial to citizens such as the bill on reducing the …

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Low-income expats squeezed out – Local banks ‘toughen’ their credit conditions

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 30: Several local banks in recent months have toughened their credit conditions, especially for personal loans. The daily quoting sources added some banks doubled the value of minimum salary for obtaining loans and now accept applicants earning no less than KD 800 monthly. Other banks have set …

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Expat hires at Commerce in focus

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 28: The previous administration of the National Fund for Supporting Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) failed to meet expectations as manifested in the lack of jobs for Kuwaiti youths, says MP Omar Al-Tabtabaei. While pointing out that the fund is supposed to be the main portal of …

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