Tag: Background checks

Employment Background Checks

An employment background check is a process in which a company verifies the information provided by a job candidate, including their work history, education, and criminal record. The purpose of an employment background check is to help the company make informed hiring decisions by providing additional information about the candidate’s qualifications and suitability for the […]

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Unregistered accountants face big fines and jail terms

Thousands of people working as accountants without the required professional registration now face hefty fines and jail terms following the coming into force of a new law regulating the practice. According to the Business Daily News, the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK) says the law, which is intended to rid the industry […]

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KQ sets tough terms for hire of contract workers

Kenya Airways has set tough employment conditions for contract workers who have been seeking to be hired directly by the national carrier. The airline this week distributed forms to the workers requiring them to sign up allowing Kenya Airways to begin digging into their backgrounds. The consent forms, seen by Saturday Nation, will see KQ […]