Tag Archives: salaries

‘Finance is almost done with study on public wage reform’

Recommendations to be implemented by early 2019 KUWAIT CITY, Jan 3: The ongoing research on public wage reform initiative by the Ministry of Finance is almost done after passing through several stages of review over the past three years, reports Annahar daily. The daily quoting sources added the recommendations of …

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Need to reduce burden of wage bill by 30 % – Public expenditure reached KD 18.9 billion

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 21: Studies conducted and submitted by the General Secretariat of Supreme Council for Planning recommend the need for structuring employment in the country in order to reduce the burden of salaries by 30 percent over the next few years by opening avenues for employment in the free …

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The Central Bank of Kuwait approves partial raise in staff salaries

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 4: The Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) Board of Directors has approved a partial raise in the salaries for its employees within the permissible margin which was approved by the Civil Service Commission in 2007, reports Al-Rai daily quoting informed sources. The sources pointed out the decision …

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Lifting Code 72?

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 14: Public Authority of Manpower is studying a proposal to lift the block (of Code 72) on some companies for not paying salaries to their employees for several months, quoting a source from the authority. He said lifting the block means transferring employees who are under the …

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‘Zakat House staff did not get pay for 6 mths’ – ‘Need to amend appointments law’

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 6: Zakat House has not paid the salaries of its employees for more than six months, despite being a government agency where the employees are supposed to receive the full salary stipulated in the salary certificate in accordance with the civil service law, reports Al- Seyassah daily …

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Report reveals salaries in govt sector have gone up by KD 1.5b

Paychecks constitute 22 pc of total expenditure KUWAIT CITY, July 4: A report prepared by the technical team of the parliament’s Budgets and Final Accounts Committee has revealed an expenditure increase of KD 3,343,767,305 from the government’s budget allocated for the fiscal year of 2017/2018 compared to the final accounts …

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Large portion goes in paying public employees’ salaries

Kuwait public spending highest in the Gulf region based on GDP KUWAIT CITY, May 31: According to a statistic prepared by the Central Bank of Kuwait, the country’s public spending is the highest in the Gulf region based on Gross Domestic Product (GDP), reports Al-Qabas daily. The statistic was prepared …

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‘No complaint received on delays in payment of salaries to expats’ – IOM says has confidence in MoSAL

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 6: Head of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Kuwait Eman Erekat revealed that the organization has not received any complaints concerning delays in payment of salaries to expatriates in some companies, reports Aljarida daily. She affirmed that Ministry of Social Affairs and Labor and the …

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Finance studying possibility of restructuring workers salaries – Specialised company preparing study

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 2: In a developing event proving inconsistency of the Finance Ministry, for the third time in less than 10 days regarding the salary of employees in government sector, Undersecretary Khalifa Hamada returned to affirm that the ministry is currently studying the possibility of restructuring employees salaries, stressing …

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No Salaries paid for last 3 months, Can you please advise me what I must do?

I am a specialized Indian dentist working in a private clinic in Kuwait since June 1st of this year. It has been three months since I joined this clinic. I have not been paid a single month’s salary yet. Though I have been asking about this from my employer almost …

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