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Gov’t to deport violating foreign labor after September 2 — minister

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AMMAN — Minister of Labor Yousef Al-Shamali said on Friday that the government will deport all foreign laborers in the Kingdom who have not rectified their status after the grace period set by the government elapses on September 2.اضافة اعلان

In an interview on Jordan TV, Shamali said that the Council of Ministers had decided to exempt employers from the delay fine for failing to renew expired work permits, as well as the fine for changing employers.

The decision also exempted foreign laborers wishing to leave the Kingdom permanently from work permit fees and additional expenses.

Shamali noted that the duration set for foreign laborers to rectify their status is between July 4 and September 2.

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