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Labor rights in Kuwait

July 22, 20170 Comments

Migrant workers’ labor rights booklet launched.

“Ignorantia legis non excusat”, a famous Latin maxim which means  ignorance of the law excuses no one. As a foreign worker in Kuwait, I believe that it is imperative to know my rights under the Labor Laws of this country.

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18 years old killed his 50 years old mother

July 20, 20170 Comments

Police have arrested an 18-year-old Kuwaiti for fatally stabbing his 50-year-old mother, reports Al-Rai daily.

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MOI warns people

July 20, 20170 Comments

Kuwait’s Ministry of Interior said on Wednesday that anyone withholding information on the whereabouts of convicts involved in a “terror” cell known as, “Al-Abdali,” should contact authorities immediately, or face legal repercussions.

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Naval Base on Failaka

July 18, 20170 Comments

Kuwait is planning to set up a naval base within five years, the Commander of the Kuwaiti Navy has said.
The new base would be built on Failaka, an island about 20 kilometres off the coast of Kuwait City in the Arabian Gulf, Major-General Khalid Al Kandari said.

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Hike in expats healthcare fees eyed KD 5 – KD 10 from KD 1 or KD 2

July 18, 20170 Comments

 “We have prepared a study to increase the charges of medical services based on each case. The charges for medical services in hospitals will range from KD 5 – KD 10. 

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3-year maximum validity for work permits – Can be renewed six months before date of expiry

July 17, 20170 Comments

Public Authority for Manpower has issued decision No. 70/2017, which stipulates that maximum validity of work permit should be three years, and they can be renewed six months before their date of expiry.

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Spike in eve-teasing could lead to kidnap, rape, parents says in Kuwait

July 16, 20170 Comments

The loitering of youths and the harassment of girls are phenomena that have been bothering families in shopping malls and commercial complexes especially during the summer season.

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17 new electronic services launched

July 16, 20170 Comments

The egovernment portal has collected KD 38 million from January to June 2017, compared to the KD 51 million collected in 2016.

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80 arrested in Ahmadi

July 13, 20170 Comments

Officers from the Residency Affairs Department arrested 88 law violators in a recent campaign in Ahmadi governorate, reports Al-Seyassah / Arab Times daily.

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Agencies are working to changes the salary scale

July 13, 20170 Comments

The concerned government agencies are now working on the amendment of the strategic salary scale to be ready for submission to the National Assembly in the next legislative round, reports Al-Anba daily quoting a knowledgeable source.

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