Kuwait – Implementing soon health insurance for retirees
Friday, 03 25 2016, Category: Insurance and Reinsurance, Country: Kuwait
The member of parliament Mr. Ahma Lary announced that the issue pending between the State Audit Bureau of Kuwait and the ministries of health and finance concerning the health insurance for retirees has been resolved and will be implemented soon.
Mr. Lary said that the budget was allocated last year in order to implement the law with an amount of KD 20 million. And a further KD 80 million will strengthen the allocated budget. He indicated that the ministry of health addressed the State Audit Bureau of Kuwait about the company chosen by the tender committee and the ministry of health.
He added that there will be routine procedures in order to finalize the contract between the ministry and the company. And soon the implementation steps will be announced in order for beneficiaries to take advantage of the benefits of the law endorsed by the National Assembly.
Source: Al Qabas