Noon work ban announced

KUWAIT: Acting Director General of the Manpower Public Authority Ahmad Al-Mousa officially announced a decision to ban employers from forcing their employees to work in open areas from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm during the period from June 1 until the end of August.

Mousa said the decision is in an implementation of law 6/2010 with regards to work in the private sector and in adherence to international treaties. He added that the decision concerns work in open areas and under harsh weather conditions, which makes working difficult.

By Meshaal Al-Enezi

This article was published on 30/05/2016