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Oldest human fingerprint discovered in north Kuwait – UNESCO team visits site: Al-Duweesh

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 19, (KUNA): A joint team of excavators discovered a 7,300 years old human fingerprint – the earliest in the Near East region, in Al-Sabiyya area, north Kuwait. The fingerprint was found on a piece of broken clay pot dating from the Stone Age (from 8,700 BC. to …

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Some govt employees draw pay despite ‘long’ absence – Sick leaves multiply during Eid, other holidays: report

MANAMA, Nov 10: A Kuwaiti public sector employee has regularly received his salary for more than 10 years even though he did not report to work until the authorities discovered his case, reports Gulf News. He was one of the more than 900 employees whose salaries were suspended by the …

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Service executors exempted from ‘fingerprint attendance’ – ‘Don’t delay certificates’

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 6: Ministry of Education has announced exemption of all service executors from the fingerprint attendance system, such that register will be used to record resumption and departure. Their direct supervisors will be monitoring them after reassigning them to schools and nurseries, reports Al-Anba daily. This information was …

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Use fingerprint system as only proof of attendance: CSC board – ‘About 2,000 MPW employees do not comply with system’

KUWAIT CITY, May 20: The Board of Directors of the Civil Service Commission (CSC) has obliged all employees in government bodies and institutions to use the fingerprint system as the only proof of attendance (punch in and punch out) during official working hours, and ordered cancellation of other attendance recording …

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Silicone-made fake fingerprints seized from duo

KUWAIT CITY, April 6: Personnel from the Special Task Squad have arrested two persons — a Saudi and a bedoun — for possessing nine fake fingerprints made of silicone, reports Al-Rai daily. The suspects have been handed over to the General Department for Criminal Investigations. The suspects were seized while …

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Fingerprinting must for every employee: Info

KUWAIT CITY, March 28: The Ministry of Information has instructed its employees to ensure they go through the fingerprint attendance system every time they arrive and leave the units where they work aside from their main work area, reports Al-Rai daily quoting Undersecretary Tarik Al-Marzam. In an administrative circular he …

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‘Employees paid without working’

KUWAIT CITY, March 28: There are indications that several Kuwait Municipality employees have been receiving salaries and allowances wrongly, as they do not work for the money they earn and only depend on wasta and nepotism, reports Al-Shahed daily. A source disclosed that concerned employees do not engage in any …

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Fingerprint reveals 52 deportation cases – 21 caught travelling on others passports

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 16: Acting Assistant Undersecretary for Border Affairs Major General Faisal Al-Sineen has affirmed success of the concerted efforts exerted by the Directorate General for Airport Security, Directorate General of Civil Aviation and Customs Department throughout the month of January, to ensure smooth exit and entry procedures for …

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Detention of 11 officers in ‘cheating’ case extended

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 21: Sentences Renewal Judge ordered the detention of 11 officers for 10 more days to complete investigation on allegations leveled against them for manipulating fingerprint attendance system in the Ministry of Electricity and Water. At the last session, all defendants pleaded not guilty and denied forging fingerprints …

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‘Silicone fingerprints’ found, 11 citizens arrested

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 13: In compliance with the instruction of Assistant Undersecretary for Criminal Affairs at the Interior Ministry Major General AbdulHameed Al- Awadhi, a team of police officers arrested 11 citizens who allegedly timed in and out for their colleagues by using artificial fingerprints in the Ministry of Electricity …

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