Reports on pressing dossiers presented to His Highness PM

– The four expert teams, formed by the cabinet to study and set proposals for tackling four of the most pressing dossiers in the country, submitted their reports to His highness the Premier Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah in a meeting at Seif Palace on Tuesday.

His Highness the premier met members of the four teams who briefed him about the contents of their reports which focused on the key issues of economic reforms, social media regulation, addressing demographic imbalance and education overhauling.

The economic reform team informed His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled about the coordination between relevant public and private institutions to assess the current economic situation, and its impact on the state resources, as well as their proposed practical solutions to boost the state economy and its financial situation.

The social media team apprised His Highness the prime minister off their vision and recommendations to combat the negative aspects of social media in line with laws and without jeopardizing the constitutionally enshrined freedom of expression.

His Highness the prime minister also listened to the proposals of the team on addressing demographic imbalance to restructure foreign workers in the public and private sectors, decrease the number of marginal workers, while taking into consideration the security, social and economic dimensions of this issue.

They also identified the administrative, legal and executive loopholes which led to the surge of foreign workers and recommended a number of legislative reforms to bring to account those responsible for the demographic imbalance.

The team assigned with the educational strategy briefed His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled about their evaluation of the plans of the ministries of education and higher education as well as other public and private educational institutions to upgrade the educational process and to deal with the coronavirus pandemic.

At the conclusion of the meeting, His Highness the premier thanked the teams for their sincere efforts and valuable reports.

He noted that the teams reports and proposals will be thoroughly studied by the cabinet to choose the optimal solutions for these pressing issues.

Source: Kuwait News Agency