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Name: Ministerial Decree No. 159/2006 regarding changing an invitation letter to the country into a work permit.
Country: Kuwait
Subject(s): Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2006-05-08
Entry into force:
ISN: KWT-2006-R-83265
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=83265&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Statistical Compilation of Employment in the Private Sector 2006, 2006, pp. 248-249
Abstract/Citation: The Conditions for changing an invitation letter into a work permit are set in this Decree as follows.
The employee needs to:
1. have a university degree related to the position offered;
2. Pass a medical test run by the ministry of health;
3. fulfill the requirements of the Labour Law in the Private Sector (38/1967).
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