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Name: Law No. 56 of 1996 concerning the enactment of the Industry Law.
Country: Kuwait
Subject(s): Economic and social policy
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1996-09-09
Entry into force:
Published on: Business Laws of Kuwait, pp. 1.10-1/1.10-17
ISN: KWT-1996-L-47030
Bibliography: Business Laws of Kuwait, pp. 1.10-1/1.10-17
Law on-line Law on-line Public Authority for Industry, Kuwait PDF PDF (consulted on 2010-03-29)
Abstract/Citation: Comprehensive legislation concerning industrial licenses, industrial register, means of encouraging and supporting the development of industry, and obligations of firms. Creates a Public Body of Industry which shall develop policies to foster industry. The percentage of Kuwaiti personnel engaged in a Kuwaiti industrial enterprise may be no less than 25 per cent (s. 31).
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