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Name: Ministerial Decree No. 161/2006 regrading the Change of the Work Permit and the Employer of a Foreign Employee in the Private Sector.
Country: Kuwait
Subject(s): Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2006-06-12
Entry into force:
Published on: Statistical Compilation of Employment in the Private Sector 2006, 2006, p. 245
ISN: KWT-2006-R-83264
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=83264&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Statistical Compilation of Employment in the Private Sector 2006, 2006, p. 245
Abstract/Citation: The Decree enables the change of the work permit from one employer to another in the private sector if the foreign worker had been staying in the country for at least a period of one year. Additionally the Decree annuls Ministerial Decree No. 153/2004 regarding the change of an employer.
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