News On Expats
Study Underway To Open Direct Flights With 5 Banned Countries The Director General of The Directorate General of Civil Aviation, Yousef Fawazan announced that Kuwait Airport is ready to receive stranded expats from various countries as per the conditions set by ... July 30, 2021 1851 Category: Travel
Vaccination Campaign Covers Laborers Abode  The Ministry of Health has further expanded the vaccination campaign to cover the laborers’ accommodations in an effort to curb the spread of the virus, while the vaccination of children w... July 29, 2021 187 Category: Kuwait
MoH ‘targets’ Herd Immunity Assistant Undersecretary for Public Health Affairs at the Ministry of Health Dr Buthaina Al-Mudhaf confirmed that the ministry is keen on achieving community immunity against coronavirus; hence, the o... July 29, 2021 307 Category: Kuwait
New Passport … Amend Jab Certificate Kuwaitis and expatriates, who renewed their passports after getting the required doses of the vaccine against coronavirus, should visit the ‘Ask Me’ desk at Kuwait Vaccination Center in Mi... July 29, 2021 623 Category: Kuwait
Expats Who Are Exempted From Taking Vaccine Cannot Enter Kuwait After issuing new travel procedures for Kuwaiti citizens and expats arriving into Kuwait, expats who are exempted from vaccination due to health reasons will not be allowed to enter Kuwait. Increas... July 29, 2021 2902 Category: Expats
280,000 Expats With Valid Visas Stranded Outside Kuwait Around 280,000 expats who are holding valid visas are stranded outside Kuwait majority of them are Arabs and Asians. Total of 250,000 residence permits of expats have expired since the ... July 28, 2021 1673 Category: Expats
Insufficient Funds To Pay Indemnity For Expats In Government Institutions The Civil Service Commission (CSC) called on the Ministry of Finance to strengthen its budget to pay end-of-service benefits to resident employees whose services have ended in government institutions,... July 27, 2021 253 Category: Indemnity
Guideline to airlines on Kuwait travel Based on the decision of the Council of Ministers and health authorities in the State of Kuwait, the Directorate-General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) issued the following guidelines to airlines on Kuwait ... July 27, 2021 3668 Category: Travel
Fully Vaccinated Citizens and Expats Can Travel To and Fro From Aug 1st Fully Vaccinated Expats Can Return From Aug 1st   ... July 27, 2021 4577 Category: Kuwait
MP Requests PM To Cancel 60s Decision MP Adnan Abdulsamad has called on His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khalid to cancel what he regards as random and illogical decision issued by the Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) to... July 26, 2021 767 Category: Expats
Cabinet Expected To Approve The Entry Of Non-Kuwaitis From All Countries, Including Those That Are Prohibited High-level government sources revealed to Al-Qabas that the Cabinet will soon adopt a decision to allow entry to non-Kuwaitis from all countries, including the banned countries as well effective Aug 1... July 26, 2021 8282 Category: Kuwait
Limited Swabs At The KIA Impede Increasing The Operational Capacity For Arrival Of Expats The increase in the daily capacity of the arrivals’ seats at Kuwait International Airport (KIA) scheduled from August 1, faces challenges due to the limited number of PCR swabs available for arr... July 26, 2021 822 Category: Expats
Ministry Of Interior: 5679 Expatriates Were Deported During The First Half Of The Year The statistics issued by the Residency Affairs Sector, represented by the General Administration of Residency Affairs Investigations, showed that the administration was included during the period from... July 25, 2021 287 Category: Expats
10,000 Vaccination Certificates Of Stranded Expats Rejected The technical committee of Ministry of Health for approving certificates uploaded by expats on MOH platform for checking and approval of receiving the COVID 19 vaccines abroad is increasing. The commi... July 25, 2021 4147 Category: Expats
‘How Can Low-earning 60s Expats Pay KD 2,000 For Permit Renewal?’ “Let us leave the voting by Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) on the decision to increase the fee for renewal of residence permits for the expatriates who do not hold graduation certificates a... July 25, 2021 773 Category: Opinion
Deportation For Expats Caught Fishing Without License The authorities tasked to protect the marine environment have laid down a tripartite plan to raise the alert level and monitor violation of the fishing ban at Kuwait Bay; which includes strengthening ... July 25, 2021 2734 Category: Crime News
PACI Intensifies Issuance Of Civil IDs The Public Authority for Civil Information (PACI) says it has intensified the issuance of civil IDs registered in its systems and has taken measures to deal with the IDs that have accumulated in the m... July 25, 2021 219 Category: Civil ID
Kuwait Mosafer: ‘App Doesn’t Work … Kill It!’ MP Hamad Al- Matar and several other lawmakers have asked the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) to cancel the decision obligating Kuwaiti travelers to register on ‘Mosafer’ plat... July 24, 2021 2380 Category: Kuwait
Families And Bachelors Crowd Beaches In Kuwait During Eid Holidays Kuwait beaches attracted thousands of Kuwaitis and expats who were unable to travel during Eid al Adha holidays despite of high temperatures and humidity. Effects of high temperature were clearly... July 22, 2021 431 Category: Kuwait
Mobile Butchers Face Arrest, KD 700 Fine, Warns Interior Director of the Sanitation and Road Works Department in the Kuwait Municipality branch in Jahra Governorate Fahad Al-Qarifa confirmed the removal of mobile butchers during Eid Al-Adha, while affirming... July 20, 2021 532 Category: Crime News