Authority to process bonus, allowance requests
KUWAIT CITY, Dec 20: The National Center for Occupational Safety, affiliated to the Public Authority for Manpower (PAM), has asked for an update on the request for information about housing allowances for expatriate workers on government contracts registered with the authority, reports Al-Qabas daily. The center requested the companies to update this information in a new form, under the condition that they pledge to provide correct information, mention the total number of workers according to the type and profession, and mention the salary separately from the allowance granted to them.
It called on the companies to provide a copy of the governmental and private contracts for the companies that require updating on the salary transfer certificate of the last month when the salary was transferred, and other conditions. In other news, the Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) on Sunday will start processing transactions and requests for graduates bonus, unemployment insurance and job search allowance through its website: www.mgrp.org.kw, reports Al-Jarida daily.
The authority explained that the concerned individuals must request for the username and password through the website, and submit the required documents and data after receiving the password to complete the transaction. The applicants will then receive an email confirming approval of the request or completion of the transaction, the authority added.