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Expats join other teachers in filing case against MoE

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 17: Scores of expatriate teachers of government schools joined thousand other teachers to file a case against Ministry of Education in which they compelled the ministry to cancel the decision of reducing their housing allowance from KD 150 to KD 60, and reimburse the deducted monthly amount …

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Al-Fares intends to ‘cancel’ decision to reduce expat teachers house grant

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 16: Minister of Education and Higher Education Dr Muhammad Al-Fares disclosed his intention to cancel the decision to reduce the housing allowance of expatriate teachers after coordinating with the Civil Service Commission (CSC). Al-Fares made the statement when he visited Ibn Tufail Preparatory School recently, during which …

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Problems faced by Pakistani School Teachers

I have been working in a Pakistani school in Kuwait for many years. Before the start of the current academic year many teachers were terminated from school because of “excess staff” and their classes were distributed to other teachers. Now, we are not getting any fruitful results from students. Further, …

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MoE compiles list of jobs held by non-Kuwaitis

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 20: As per the request of Civil Service Commission (CSC), Administrative Sector of the Ministry of Education is compiling a list of jobs occupied by none Kuwaitis in 16 sectors of the ministry for fi scal year 2016/2017, reports Al- Rai daily. In this context, Assistant Undersecretary …

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Expat teachers vow not to back down until their rights restored

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 17: A multitude of expatriate teachers have vowed that they will not back down until their rights are restored and the decision to reduce their housing allowance is reversed. They affirmed their plan to head towards the judicial arena before Dec 26, 2016 considering the inconsistent statements …

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KD 8 million spent paying Non Kuwaiti employees of Ministry of Education

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 17: A total of KD 8 million was spent in the fiscal year of 2014/2015 for paying the salaries of non-Kuwaiti employees of Ministry of Education, reports Al-Shahed daily quoting informed sources. They said the ministry is seeking functionality stability for all employees, affirming that all benefits, …

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MoE denies alleged resignation of expat teachers

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 16: Human Resources Department Director at the Ministry of Education Soud Al-Juwaisar has denied the alleged resignation of expatriate teachers who signed contracts with the ministry recently due to the decision to reduce their housing allowance, reports Al-Rai. In a press statement, Al-Juwaisar clarified a Jordanian teacher …

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Jordanian teachers quit their jobs

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 14: Most of the Jordanian teachers who had signed contracts with Ministry of Education in March 2016 have left Kuwait, a move that was expected due to the decision of the Civil Service Commission (CSC) issued in October 2016 to reduce the housing allowance of expatriate teachers …

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Sacking ‘oldies’ – Rare fields stay

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 14: The Ministry of Education will soon refer for retirement all teachers who have been in service for 34 years except those with rare fields of specialization, reports Al-Anba daily quoting Minister of Education and Higher Education Dr Bader Al-Essa. In his interview with the daily recently, …

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‘Re-evaluate decision to cut teacher’s housing allowances’

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 11: Assistant Undersecretary for Financial Affairs at Ministry of Education and Higher Education Yousef Al-Najjar revealed that the Minister of Education and Higher Education Dr Bader Al-Essa has requested the Civil Service Commission (CSC) to reevaluate its decision related to reduction of housing allowance for expatriate teachers …

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