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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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Private hospital holding Nursing License

Please give an advice regarding the status of my employment. I am currently employed as a nurse in Company A (private hospital) and recently just got an over Company B (private hospital). I was locally hired by company A and spent 2 years and 8 months with them. According to …

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‘6 govt employment agencies recruit nurses’

Indian envoy says not received any official request from N. Delhi KUWAIT CITY, Aug 13: The Indian Ambassador to Kuwait Sunil Jain, in response to the article published two days ago about hawala transactions, said this issue is no longer a secret and that there are agencies in both countries …

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Hawala transactions of Varghese identified – Agency overcharged nurses 100 times over

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 12: Officials of Enforcement Directorate (ED) of India are hot on the trail of the hawala channels for transfer of money allegedly used by Varghese Uthup, the proprietor of Al-Zarafa Manpower Consultants who secured bail from the Indian High Court on Thursday in the nursing recruitment scam, …

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The Ministry of Health suspends local ‘hire’ of expat nurses in govt hospitals

KUWAIT CITY, July 11: The Ministry of Health has suspended the local recruitment of expatriate nurses in public hospitals and medical centers, except those who obtained nursing certificates from Kuwait. Sources explained the ministry will hire nurses from abroad through the committees formed for this purpose. Sources said the recruitment …

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India restricts hiring nurses via few state-run agencies – Transparency eyed

KUWAIT CITY, April 12: The Indian government has restricted the recruitment of nurses through a few designated state-run agencies, the Indian embassy in Kuwait has said, pointing out that it was part of a move to make the process transparent, reports Al-Rai daily. The embassy in a statement said the …

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