MUSCAT: The Civil Service Council on Sunday held a meeting under the chairmanship of Sayyid Khalid bin Hilal al Busaidy, Minister of the Diwan of the Royal Court, and Chairman of the Civil Service Council. The meeting discussed topics relating to requests for appointment and contracts for some technical positions in the light of the jurisdiction of the Council in this regard. The council discussed the reasons of such requests in terms of their importance to the functioning of the concerned authorities and the exercise of its terms of reference assigned to it, particularly in the area of the completion of the technical aspects associated with its work and the implementation of their own projects.
It also reviewed requests from various government institutions regarding regularising job conditions for some categories of staff to be in line with the terms of reference of their institutions and the duties and responsibilities of their jobs according to the legal provisions in the Civil Service Law, its implementing regulations and the job classification system. It also discussed the applications by public organizations about their seconded employees abroad who require to combine between the basic salary with the employer and the salary from the organization he is seconded for, as per the provisions of the Civil Service Law and its executive regulations. — ONA