Cabinet announces updating the salaries of employees

Cabinet announces updating the salaries of employees

Minister of State for Higher Education and Advanced Skills, Head of the Federal Authority for Human Resources, Dr. Ahmad Balhul Al Falasi, revealed that the Authority is conducting a study in cooperation with the Ministry of Finance on the modernization of the form of salaries and distribution of categories in the federal bodies. Work in the country provides about 7.5 million jobs, of which 93 thousand jobs in the federal authorities, of which 43 thousand citizens are employed.

 

During the session, the Council adopted two parliamentary recommendations on the organization of human resources for government and federal employees. The first was the issuance of a decision by the Council of Ministers to set the minimum wage for civil servants working in the federal government, while the second includes the addition of medical review leave.

 

The session began with four questions posed by members of the Council of Falasi: the first about "the role of the Ministry of Higher Education in the development of solutions and alternatives to avoid the separation of students from the university and facilitate the passage of the foundation year necessary to complete the university study." The minister said, "The high rate of passing the foundation year, During the year 2017 », pointing out that the Foundation Year was shortened in just one year to ensure that students deal with them seriously».

 

Al-Falasi received a question about setting a minimum wage for civil servants working in the federal agencies. The minister said: "The law stipulates stipulating the minimum salary for the civil employee and all the regulations in different parties and based on the description and evaluation of the job. Now, as it is based on the salary scale of the Council of Ministers and the federal authorities ».