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Fearing repeat of Philippines employment crisis, MoH provides jobs for 70 Indian nurses

KUWAIT CITY, May 29: Fearing a repeat of the Philippine employment crisis with India, Kuwait’s Ministry of Health has rushed to provide job grades for some 70 Indian nurses following a complaint filed by the Indian Embassy to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs explaining the reasons and implications of the …

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Indian embassy accredits 6 agencies to recruit nurses – ‘Job seekers to pay only INR 30,000’

KUWAIT CITY, May 10: Six state-run recruitment agencies in India have been accredited for sending nurses from India to Kuwait and 17 other Emigration Check Required (ECR) countries, reports firstpost.com. According to a senior official from the Indian Embassy in Kuwait, a proposal was sent to the government of Kuwait …

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CSC lifts ban placed on 127 vacancies for expat Doctors, Nurses, technicians & pharmacist in MOH

Kuwaiti medical scholarship holders criticize stipends cut down KUWAIT CITY, Jan 1: Civil Service Commission (CSC) has lifted ban placed on 127 vacancies for expatriates in the Ministry of Health, reports Al-Anba daily. In a letter to the Ministry of Health which the daily obtained a copy, CSC stated the …

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MoH temporarily bans hire of Indian nurses – Workers promised jobs in Kuwait held at airport with fake tickets

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 1: Kuwaiti Ministry of Health has intimated that there will be a temporary ban on recruitment of nurses from India. Recent efforts made by three Kuwaiti agencies for recruiting over 2,000 Indian nurses through Overseas Manpower Limited (OMCL), Chennai has been put on hold till such time …

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MoH decision surprising, says Nursing Association – ‘Team heading to India’

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 29: The Nursing Association has issued a statement in which it said it was surprised a delegation from the Department of Nursing Services is heading to India to bring nurses while the Ministry of Health is suffering from the problem of not solving the issue of over …

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No grades, pay for 588 Indian nurses – MoH seeking to hire more staff

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 26: How will the salaries of the new Indian nurses be paid and how will they be provided with employment grades, while there are 588 nurses also from India working in Kuwaiti government hospitals, who have yet to be given grades and paid their salaries for the …

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Panel preps nursing report – MP defends grilling motion

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 12: The parliamentary committee tasked to investigate irregularities in the Ministry of Health on Thursday met Head of the Nursing Department Latifa Al-Mansour to discuss issues concerning several nurses hired from abroad. Committee Chairman MP Saadoun Hammad Al-Otaibi disclosed that Al-Mansour briefed them on the nurses’ employment …

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Tragedy of the 588 nurses

A TOTAL of 588 nurses came to Kuwait through the old administration in the Ministry of Health — former minister and undersecretary. After arriving in Kuwait and completing the necessary medical test, and before reporting to their work station; they were shocked to discover that there was no vacancy for …

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Breach of contract by hospital management

I joined a private hospital on 13-7-2016 as staff nurse and successfully completed my probation period on 20-10-2016. I passed the MoH Licence exam on 12-10- 2016. From this date I am performing all the work and responsibilities of a Staff Nurse. My qualification is Diploma in General Nursing and …

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Money laundering issue tied to Indian nurses to be probed

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 30: The Anti-Corruption Public Authority (ACPA) will soon start investigating the money laundering issue concerning Indian nurses quoting sources. Sources affirmed that ACPA has taken the necessary measures such as addressing the foreign affairs minister, asking him to demand for information from the Indian Embassy to pave …

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