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‘Online automation protects rights of expatriate workers’

Hiring labourers will be based on actual need KUWAIT CITY, Nov 9: Acting Director General of Public Authority for Manpower Ahmad Al-Mousa affirmed the significance of online automation in protecting the rights of expatriate workers, and added the latter will not be exploited or compromised by the labor recruitment offices, …

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Kuwait aims at qualitative rationalization, not ‘round-up’ in manpower management

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 29: The Secretary-General of the Supreme Council for Planning, Dr Khalid Mahdi has ended the controversy of demographics, stating that Kuwait does not seek to reduce expatriate labor, but is working seriously to achieve qualitative rationalization, in the sense that Kuwait will only employ labor that add …

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Steps to bring drivers, cooks, houseboys from India begin

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 11: Al-Durra Domestic Company has started procedures to bring in domestic workers from India. India was selected as the first destination of recruitment, because Indian domestic workers are familiar with Kuwaiti way of life and also considered less trouble-making. General Manager of the company Saleh Al-Wehaib said …

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PAM denies 18-year work permit limit

KUWAIT CITY, July 13: Acting Director General of the Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) Ahmed Al-Musa has confirmed continuation of the issuance of work permits for expatriates working in the oil and private sectors who have spent more than 18 years in the country. A report published by electronic newspaper …

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‘3 types of work activities allow employers to apply for visas’

Acting PAM chief reveals new workforce recruitment process KUWAIT CITY, July 11: Acting Director General of Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) Ahmad Al-Mousa revealed about recruitment of workforce from overseas and issuance of work permits based on an amended mechanism determined by the ministerial Decision No. 647/2017 concerning issuance of …

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MPW plans to cancel construction of 3 labor accommodation projects

KUWAIT CITY, June 20: Ministry of Public Works is intending to cancel the projects for construction of residential housing complexes for expatriate workers in a number of areas. According to informed sources from the ministry, there are three projects listed in the ministerial plan, and its developmental plan of fiscal …

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Errors detected on PAM website tied to fees – KD 50 turned out to be KD 60

Issue causing problems among visitors, employees KUWAIT CITY, June 10: Some errors have been detected on the website of the Public Authority for Manpower concerning the fee for ‘first time’ work permits and transfer from one sponsor to another. The fee published on the website as KD 50 turned out …

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PAM determined to protect rights of ‘both’ workers and employers

Surgeon loses week pay as punishment for patient’s death KUWAIT CITY, May 16: Acting Director of the Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) Abdullah Al-Metwtah confirmed that efforts are continuing to protect the rights of workers and their employers, as well as resolve disputes between them, reports Al-Qabas daily. Al-Mutawtah made …

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Manpower plans to change work process of the individual disputes

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 27: Public Authority for Manpower is planning to change the work process of the individual disputes committee following the launch of the automated system, reports Al-Anba daily quoting informed sources. They indicated that the new work process based on the automated system will be in the following …

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Manpower data set

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 23: The Public Authority for Manpower is planning to establish a database of labor force in public and private sectors, reports Al-Shahed daily quoting informed sources. They revealed that the authority has already commenced executing its directives towards this objective through the formation of a special committee. …

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