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Name: Ministerial Decree No. 163/2006 adding a new Article, 4.bis to Ministerial Decree No. 106/1994 regarding the regulation of employment in the private sector.
Country: Kuwait
Subject(s): Conditions of employment
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2006-08-02
Entry into force:
ISN: KWT-2006-R-83272
Bibliography: Statistical Compilation of Employment in the Private Sector 2006, 2006, P. 258
Abstract/Citation: Adds a new article 4bis to Decree No. 106/1994:
An employer is not allowed to close his workplace if he is listed as having foreign workers in it. If he does, his file at the Ministry of Social Affairs and Labour will be suspended for 6 months and he will not be able to bring additional foreign workers for up to 6 months, in addition to a fine being imposed on him.
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