KUWAIT CITY, Oct 12: The Civil Service Commission (CSC) has issued a circular to employees according to which, the use of microwaves, coffee makers, toasters and the like are forbidden to be used in office premises, reports Al-Qabas daily.
The circular added, severe action will be taken against those who do not comply with the rules and regulations. The circular which has been issued by director of Administrative Affairs Department of the CSC the decision is aimed at keeping the focus on work and ensure a safe environment to prevent fires and power outage.
In the same context, the CSC union has denounced the circular that bans the usage of the aforementioned apparatuses. On its social account Twitter, the union spokesman said it was better for the CSC to provide a canteen instead of issuing this circular.
The union clarified there are some employees who suffer from chronic diseases such as blood pressure and diabetes and they need to eat or drink something from time to time.
Meanwhile, Assistant Undersecretary for Nationality and Passports Affairs at the Ministry of Interior, Major-General Mazen Al-Jarrah, oversaw the procedures for handing over the Kuwaiti nationality (Article 5) to 171 children born to Kuwaiti mothers, reports Al-Qabas daily.
Informed sources told the daily all naturalized persons are known to be Arab or foreign nationals and that they are children of widows and divorced women. They have met all the conditions that allow the Directorate-General of Nationality and Passports to naturalize them after approval by the higher authorities.