Tag: Kuwait

Almost 8 lakh Indian workers could lose jobs in Kuwait

A proposed changed in policy in Kuwait could risk jobs for nearly 8 lakh Indians in the country, reports the Al Jazeera. After the pandemic hit oil prices and local jobs,…

Kuwait approves Indian repatriation flights amid Air Travel ban

Kuwait has approved an Indian Repatriation flights for expatriates wishing to return home amid a ban on air travel imposed by Kuwait on dozens of countries, including India….

40,000 Kuwait expats stranded abroad lose residency

After being stuck abroad and not able to return to Kuwait, around 40,000 expatriates have lost the validity of their residency permits as they have not been able…

Kuwait mandates COVID-19 testing for arriving passengers

The COVID-19 test, known as PCR, will be mandatory for all passengers arriving in Kuwait, starting August 1st Kuwaiti newspaper Al Qabas has reported, citing an official source….

Kuwaiti to get rid of unproductive manpower – 600,000 marginal workers to be sacked

The first step towards replacing expats with Kuwaitis, taken the Minister of State for Municipal Affairs Walid Al Jasim, has led to popular and parliamentary support, amid calls…