Friday, April 20, 2018

Kuwait

Philippines’ Duterte to visit Kuwait after worker row

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Thursday he would visit Kuwait to seal a labour deal, in a sign of easing tensions after a diplomatic...

Kuwait: Student caught with gun in her backpack at school

An 11-year-old student was recently apprehended with a gun in her school bag in Kuwait, reported Al Anba. The incident is currently under investigation by...

Kuwait imposes tax on expat remittances

Kuwait's top lawmakers proposed a new legislation to impose a fee on foreign remittances, despite being warned by the government and central bank that...

Kuwait: 15 oil workers killed in horrific bus collision

Fifteen oil workers were killed in a head-on collision between two buses near Burgan oil field in southern Kuwait on Sunday. The buses were transporting employees...

Kuwait: Couple sentenced to death for Filipina maid’s murder

The employers of a Filipina maid found dead in a freezer in Kuwait have been sentenced to death in absentia by a Kuwaiti court...

Kuwait: Couple sentenced to death for Filipina maid’s murder

The employers of a Filipina maid found dead in a freezer in Kuwait have been sentenced to death in absentia by a Kuwaiti court...

Kuwait’s actions against expats could backfire

Kuwait' parliament has a history of sending the wrong signals against expatriates, but this latest one just doesn’t make sense.Remittance taxArab Times reported Deputy...

52,000 Residential Flats Vacant – Are Expats leaving Kuwait?

About 14 percent of the flats in investment residential buildings are empty, as per a recent study conducted by Kuwait Real Estate Association. In...

Are you diabetic? Then no residency permit to Kuwait

Kuwait is no longer offering a residency permit to expatriates who suffer from cancer, diabetes, high blood pressure and several other non-infectious diseases.The new...

Ban on Filipinos going to work in Kuwait stays as talks...

MANILA, Philippines (AP) - A ban on sending Filipinos to work in Kuwait will continue indefinitely after the nations failed to conclude a migrant...

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