16Jan 2019

Government of Kuwait pays KD 877,000 as salaries to expats

Updated : Thursday, 17 May 2018, 05:18:07 AM
Some employees are receive salary of more than KD 1,500 monthly.
Vinila Elizabeth Varghese
By Vinila Elizabeth Varghese
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Kuwait City (IAMINKUWAIT): Finance Minister Dr Nayef Al-Hajraf  said that salaries of 151 expatriate employees  in the Ministry of Kuwait is total KD 8,77,000 annually.

MP Dr Waleed Al-Tabtabaei, the minister revealed that 12 of these employees are receiving a salary of more than KD 1,500 monthly.

He also added that 43 expatriates were appointed in the year 2014 which includes PhD holders  12 Information Systems bachelors degree holders, six industrial diploma holders, 15 high school certificate holders, and seven with intermediate qualifications and some are even above the qualifications mentioned.



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