Urgent today, Sheikh Sabah Khalid Al-Hamad Al-Sabah issues very important decisions to all residents, expatriates and citizens

The Council of Ministers mandated the General Administration of Civil Aviation to take executive measures to equip Kuwait International Airport in coordination with the relevant authorities to implement health requirements and international measures to limit the spread of the epidemic during travel procedures, including expediting the supply of public health laboratories. At Kuwait International Airport.

This comes after informing the Council of the operational plan for the return of commercial flights at Kuwait International Airport and its three stages, which were submitted by the General Administration of Civil Aviation on 1/8/2020.

On the other hand, the Council mandated the Public Authority for Persons with Disabilities, in coordination with the Ministry of Health, to implement the health requirements to return to work in special rehabilitation centers and institutions that provide rehabilitation services for students with moderate and severe intellectual disabilities.

Based on the decision of the Council of Ministers at its previous meeting to assign the Ministry of Health to submit a report to assess the health situation in isolated areas (Farwaniya - Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh - Mahboula), the council reviewed at the beginning of its meeting. A report submitted by Dr. Buthaina Al-Mudhaf, Assistant Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health for Public Health Affairs, explains the special nature of the population in these areas, their population density, their living conditions, and the consequent speed of transmission of the epidemic in those areas and the risks of transmission of infection to the rest of the regions.

The isolation results for these regions were reviewed, the extrapolation rate for confirmed cases that were recorded ended, and the results of field surveys conducted in isolated areas ended. 

The report indicates a number of proposals aimed at preserving the health of all and ensuring accurate application of health requirements and maintaining the health system, without conflict with the contents of the plan for a gradual return to normalcy in its various stages.

The Cabinet decided to entrust the Ministerial Committee for Emergencies in Corona to study all the details related to the conditions of the isolated areas in (Farwaniya, Mahboula, Jleeb Al-Shuwaikh) and extrapolate the indicators, results and health rates achieved after the last isolation period, taking into account all other considerations related to the progress of economic activity, taking into account The living and social conditions and the conditions of the residents of those areas, and the results of its study were presented to the Cabinet at its meeting scheduled for next Thursday.

Then the council heard an explanation provided by the Minister of Health Sheikh Dr. Basil Hammoud Al-Sabah on the health situation in the country as a result of the Corona epidemic and details of the number of cases of injury, recovery, deaths and recoverers, and those in intensive care, expressing his satisfaction with the positive indicators that have been achieved, stressing the importance of continuing commitment to apply Implementing health requirements, social separation and intolerance in medical procedures for the benefit of all.

The council also heard an explanation provided by the head of the General Administration of Civil Aviation Sheikh Salman Al-Sabah and the leadership of the administration regarding the proposed operational plan for the return of commercial flights at Kuwait International Airport, as the plan included three stages to reach the maximum operational capacity of all the buildings of Kuwait International Airport.

Then the Cabinet followed up on the latest developments related to the efforts to combat the spread of the new Corona virus and examined the recommendations of the Corona Emergency Ministerial Committee.

On the other hand, the council reviewed the recommendations contained in the minutes of the meeting of the Legal Affairs Committee regarding a draft decision to amend some provisions of Cabinet Resolution No. 142 of 1995 regarding the system of the Board of Directors of the General Authority.

To take care of housing, which is in line with the second axis of the government's work program on the digital transformation of government services and facilitate the process of using modern means of communication. 
It is also studying the committee’s recommendations regarding a draft decree to issue the executive regulations of Law No. 76 of 2019 regarding public universities and a draft decree authorizing the establishment of the American International University. The Council decided to approve the two decrees and present them to His Highness the Emir.

The Cabinet also reviewed the recommendations of the committee regarding a draft law approving a memorandum of understanding between the government of the State of Kuwait represented by the General Administration of Kuwaiti Customs and the government of the Republic of South Korea represented by the Korean Customs Authority in.

In the field of cooperation and mutual assistance in customs affairs and a draft law approving the Arab protocol to prevent and combat trafficking in human beings, especially women and children, supplementing and supplementing the Arab Convention against Transnational Organized Crime, and the Cabinet decided to approve two bills and presented them to His Highness the Prince, may God protect him and their sponsors, in preparation for their referral to Parliament.

Then the parliament discussed the affairs of the National Assembly, and decided to adopt a draft law amending some provisions of Decree Law No. 38 of 1980 issuing the Civil and Commercial Procedures Law (Litigation to the Judiciary).

He also decided to adopt the draft documentation law and the adoption of a draft law to postpone the collection of payments due to troubled clients in the fund and family support, and adopted a draft law to amend some provisions of Decree Law No. 38 1980 issuing the Civil and Commercial Procedures Law (electronic advertising).

The draft law also approved amending some provisions of the Social Insurance Law promulgated by Emiri Decree No. 61 of 1976 (alternative), and a draft law amending some provisions of the Social Insurance Law promulgated by Emiri Law No. 61 of 1976. Issuing the Social Insurance Law (good loan).