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work permit

a document, issued by the Department of Employment, allowing visitors to the UK for a limited period to work while in the UK. The permit controls the place and duration of the work, which must be with a specific employer.
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A-We assume that you have already signed the work permit cancellation document with your employer before traveling out of the UAE on emergency.
The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation in the United Arab Emirates has begun granting work permits to establishments wishing to appoint males who reside in their families, whether nationals or non-citizens.
"Upon termination of their employment, foreign workers shall enjoy the same rights as those enjoyed by Lebanese workers on condition of reciprocity and must obtain a work permit from the Ministry of Labor."
ABU DHABI, 27th July, 2019 (WAM) -- The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation, MoHRE, has begun issuing work permits for employers wishing to recruit eligible male workers sponsored by their families.
The UAE Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MoHRE) has begun issuing work permits for employers wishing to recruit eligible male workers sponsored by their families.
Little did I know employers balk at the idea of supporting refugee work permit applications.
A work permit allows a foreigner extended business activities within the prescribed period, but a visa binds a foreigner as an employee of a company in the Philippines, Morente said.
However, having so far failed to force his way into the senior Nigeria team, he's unlikely to get a work permit once again this summer.
The move is in line with the National Employment Programme, which was launched by the Premier, regarding the lifting or increasing the fees for the issuance of optional or flexible work permits for establishments that do not achieve the requisite Bahrainisation benchmark.
Upon arrival in Canada, they were required to live in the homes of their employers and needed to complete a minimum of two years of full-time work as a caregiver before they could apply for both permanent residence from within Canada along with an open work permit. Once a caregiver obtained an open work permit, they were no longer required to reside with their employer.
Defense lawyer Farooq H Naik on Friday completed his arguments in an under-trial case in Sindh High Court (SHC) against Pakistan People's Party (PPP) leader Faryal Talpur and others for hiding their work permit (Iqama).
MATT POLSTER revealed he had help from Bayern Munich legend Bastian Schweinsteiger as he made a bid to get a work permit.