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Three sites in Jahra for expatriate workers to live

June 11, 20220 Comments

The Kuwait Municipality has agreed to allocate three sites for the construction of housing complexes for expatriate workers. Each site has an area of 150,000 square meters within Jahra Governorate, west of the city of Hajjaj, west of the city of Jahra. This came in implementation of the decision of the Council of Ministers issued on July 20, 2020, reports Al-Qabas daily.

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Number of expats to be increased by 5 millions in Kuwait

September 12, 20180 Comments

The total amount allocated for providing salaries to the employees of the government sector will increase to KD 24 billion after 2025, reports Al-Nahar daily quoting governmental sources.

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‘Vote’ today on proposal to impose taxes on expats

April 1, 20181 Comment

Parliament’s Financial and Economic Committee will Sunday, April 1 vote on the proposal submitted by MP Faisal Al- Kandari to impose taxes on the remittances of expatriates.

2% tax for below 100 KD transfer – 4% between 100 and 499 KD – 5% tax above 500

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40 held in crime crackdown

March 25, 20180 Comments

A total of 40 individuals who are either involved in civil and criminal cases or in possession of drugs and liquor were arrested in the last 48 hours during security campaigns launched in all governorates by officers of Public Security Sector, reports Al-Seyassah daily.

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72 bottles of liquor with Asian expat

March 25, 20180 Comments

An Asian expatriate was arrested in Abdullah Al- Mubarak area in possession of 72 liquor bottles.

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No more expats in senior posts

March 19, 20180 Comments

Chairperson of the parliamentary Replacement and Employment Committee MP Khalil Al-Saleh has announced that last week’s meeting marks the beginning of the implementation of the replacement policy, reports Al-Rai daily.

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KWD 12000.000 per month

February 20, 20180 Comments

Is it a misfortune of the part of a company, or did an expatriate reaped a ‘fortune’ when he signed a contract with a company, or is it a human error as usual for which a high price was paid, reports Al-Anba daily. This is a story of a foreign worker who signed a contract with a company.

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Terminate the services of 150 expatriate

February 6, 20181 Comment

The Ministry of Interior will terminate the contracts of 150 expatriate employees and replace them with Kuwaitis in line with the directive of the Civil Service Commission (CSC) in this regard, reports Al-Rai daily.

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Panel rejects imposition of expat remittance tax

January 30, 20180 Comments

The parliamentary Legislative and Legal Affairs Committee on Monday unanimously rejected the proposal to impose tax on remittances of expatriates because it is unconstitutional.

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7 articles issued for the dismissal of foreigners to leave the country

January 28, 20181 Comment

His Excellency the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Khalid Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah has issued a ministerial decision on the rules for the dismissal of foreigners who have not obtained residence permits or whose residence permits expired and the resolution stipulated the following:

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