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September 23, 20220 Comments

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Tests required for expats

November 5, 20220 Comments

According to an official source in the Public Authority for Manpower (PAM), PAM has started working on listing the top professions in which expatriate workers are recruited with the aim of determining a smart mechanism to test them in their countries in partnership with the Kuwaiti embassies abroad, reports Al-Qabas daily.

The source explained that, “This step aims to implement a recruitment mechanism based on testing new expatriate workers. The tests will be conducted in the countries that send their workers. The tests will be for the targeted professions, and will be held in two parts – practical and theoretical. The practical section will be conducted in Kuwait and the theoretical in the countries of recruitment”.

The source revealed that the first phase will target about 20 professions. In addition, the Kuwait Society of Engineers has prepared a center for professional tests to be conducted on 71 different professions in support of workers in the engineering sector.

The society, during meetings with PAM, announced its readiness to operate the center upon approval of the plan by the competent government agencies. According to informed sources, the first phase will target the new work permits, and then the experience will be generalized to those wishing to renew permits in the professions that will be counted. In addition, statistics issued by the Public Authority for Civil Information (PACI) revealed that the number of technicians and assistant specialists in natural sciences and engineering reached 21,387. These jobs are among the targeted groups in the upcoming theoretical and practical tests.

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Zain Strategic Partner of VO to empower youth talents

November 2, 20220 Comments

Zain, the leading digital service provider in Kuwait, announced a strategic partnership with VO, the first Kuwait-based integrated youth platform for incubating young talents, aiming towards scaling the impact of youth initiatives developed and executed by the non-profit incubator.

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Islamic education teacher in Kuwait admits to sexually molesting over 50 kids

October 26, 20220 Comments

Personnel from the Criminal Security Sector, the General Department of Criminal Investigation, the Department of Research and Investigation in Farwaniya Governorate upon direct instructions from the Assistant Undersecretary of the Ministry of Interior for Criminal Security Affairs, Major General Hamed Al-Dawas, have taken into custody an unidentified person believed to be a teacher of Islamic education in the Ministry of Education school in the Jahra governorate.

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Residences Cancelation – 6 Months and more outside Kuwait residences of expats will be automatically be canceled

October 24, 20220 Comments

The Ministry of Interior’s Residency Affairs Department issued a decision to cancel residence of expats holding Article 17(govt sector visa), 19 (partners visa), 22 (family visa), 23 (students visa) and 24 (self sponsorship visa) if they are outside Kuwait for more than 6 months.

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WINTER WONDERLAND KUWAIT PARK

October 20, 20220 Comments

Winter Wonderland Kuwait is set to launch on December 1, 2022, the Touristic Enterprises Company announced.

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Why the HUAWEI Band 7 wins as The Ultra-Thin FullView Smart Band with a Long Battery Life, it is the best smart band under KD 17.900

October 19, 20220 Comments

Why the HUAWEI Band 7 wins as The Ultra-Thin FullView Smart Band with a Long Battery Life, it is the best smart band under KD 17.900

By Usman Choudhry

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The best True Wireless Stereo Earbuds to buy right now: why the new HUAWEI FreeBuds Pro 2 are our favorites

October 18, 20220 Comments

The best True Wireless Stereo Earbuds to buy right now: why the new HUAWEI FreeBuds Pro 2 are our favorites.

By Usman Choudhry

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New UAE visas for job-seekers, investors, and tourists

October 16, 20220 Comments

Residents, tourists and job-seekers are among those who will benefit as the UAE rolled out its largest set of residence visa and entry reforms. The Advanced Visa System was implemented on October 4.

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CityBus Launches ‘Gold Rush’ Raffle Draw to Reward Its Passengers

October 16, 20220 Comments

CityBus has launched the ‘Gold Rush’ Raffle Draw as an expression of an appreciation to its customers for their patronage during the pandemic.  We have witnessed how most of our customers have gone the extra mile by adhering to health and safety procedures while traveling on CityBus.

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Pole Dance – Saudi instructor breaks stigma by embracing pole dancing – Kuwait Times

October 15, 20220 Comments

When yoga instructor Nada took up pole dancing, the backlash in deeply conservative Saudi Arabia was both harsh and quick, and she has struggled to overcome the fallout ever since. Family and friends in the capital Riyadh told her the grueling form of exercise-a test of strength and coordination involving acrobatic movements on a vertical pole-was “so wrong”.

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