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Kuwait stops residence renewal of article 18 – above 60 yrs

February 15, 20200 Comments

In an effort to reduce the number of marginal workers in the country, and in line with consistent calls to fix the demographic imbalance, the Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) has decided to stop the renewal of article-18 work permits for low-cadre expatriate employees of the private sector who are above the age of 60 years, reports Al-Seyassah daily.

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How a Bangladeshi in Kuwait became multi-millionaire from a supervisor in a cleaning company

February 15, 20200 Comments

Surprises galore in the case of the Bangladeshi who is a parliamentarian in his country and is believed to be involved in the visa trade in Kuwait. He is one of the three-man gang sought by the security authorities, reports Al-Qabas daily.

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Easy procedure to get a driving license for expats in Kuwait

February 4, 20200 Comments

Assistant Undersecretary for Traffic and Operations Affairs at the Ministry of Interior Major General Jamaal Al Sayegh issued a decision.

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US Embassy in Kuwait has issued a warning

December 17, 20190 Comments

THE US Embassy in Kuwait has issued a warning to American citizens to take care when approached by persons claiming to be police officers.

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Spanish prostitute and her manager arrested – KD 150 for the night

December 17, 20191 Comment

A Spanish prostitute and her manager who is a resident in Kuwait have been arrested and detained for interrogation for indulging in ‘the oldest profession in history’, reports Al-Rai daily.

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Renewal of Driving License goes online for all

November 17, 20192 Comments

General Traffic Department affiliated to Ministry of Interior will today launch an online service for the renewal of driving licenses, reports Al-Seyassah daily.

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New rule, ‘Marginal professions’ not eligible for dependent Visa.

September 6, 20195 Comments

The minimum salary cap which is set at KD 500 includes a new condition, reports Al- Anba daily quoting a reliable source in the General Department for Residence Affairs.

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10 people a day die in Kuwait’s hospitals

September 2, 20192 Comments

A recent report by the Ministry of Health says on an average 10 deaths are reported by hospitals compared to nine deaths per day in 2012, reports Al-Jarida daily.

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Travel ban, Traffic violations, Residence fines to be collected from police stations

September 2, 20190 Comments

The Ministry of Interior is in the process of completing a project, first of its kind in Kuwait, to collect fines from expatriates and citizens at 70 police stations through K-Net kiosks, reports Al-Qabas daily, quoting security sources. The sources said this step comes within the e-government project that makes collection of fines easy.

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Kuwaiti stabs a policeman

September 2, 20190 Comments

An unidentified Kuwaiti has been arrested for stabbing a policeman with a knife working at a police station in Ahmadi following a verbal altercation between them, reports Al-Rai daily.

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