Work Permit

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Work Permit

1. Legal permission in certain U.S. states for a minor child to take a job. Work permits are required to ensure that neither the employer nor the child is in violation of child labor laws. Work permits come with certain restrictions; for example, the employee ordinarily may not work during school hours.

2. See: Work visa.
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Al Nuaimi pointed out that seven defendants working in other businesses, who also have access to the electronic system, have defrauded the system by applying for work permits at reduced fees, although these fees do not apply to these permits as the ministry grants this privilege only to companies with at least 50 per cent of the multicultural ratios of its employees.
Data from the Bureau of Local Employment (BLE) showed that in Metro Manila alone, at least 8,370 FNs are working in Pogo companies without work permits.
Since the legal requirement for Palestinian workers to obtain work permits is established under these laws, the Minister of Labor does not have the legal power and ability to exempt Palestinians from the obligation to obtain work permits unless and until these laws are amended and repealed.
According to the resolution, the new fee for a two-year work permit for a skilled or limited skilled worker is AED300 for all categories of firms under the ministry's group classification.
He further explained that a special work permit allows a foreigner with a tourist status to work in the country for not more than six months, and does not bind him or her in an employer-employee arrangement.
Establishments which fail to achieve the requisite Bahrainisation ratio will have to pay an optional BD500 tax, which will be added to the ordinary fees levied for the issuance or renewal of a work permit for a period of two years beyond the planned Bahrainisation rate.
Prospective caregivers needed to have a minimum of one year of previous work experience as a caregiver or completion of a 6 month caregiver course, have the equivalent of a Canadian high school education and basic language proficiency (which was undefined) in order to qualify for a work permit under the program.
aACoeWhile inspecting the institutions the number of Indian workers would be updated and if they donaACAOt have a work permit then inform the institution to take the work permit is directed hereby,aACA[yen] the letter signed by Prashant Shah, departmentaACAOs Industry Inspector states.
BI Commissioner Jaime Morente said applicants must submit additional documents before they are issued work permits.
KARACHI -- The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Friday resumed hearing petitions against top leaders of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) for holding an Iqama (work permit) and ordered the submission of documents against Faryal Talpur in the case.
The number of foreigners issued with Cambodian work permits this year has more than doubled that of last year.
The high court took up the hearing of a case involving PPP's senior leaders Faryal Talpur, Manzoor Wasan and others for concealing their work permits of a foreign country in their nomination papers for July 25 electoral battle.