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Good news to those who are planning to file application or renewal of a driving license or in need to settle traffic violations here in Kuwait, a new electronic system which will make this process more convenient has already been set in place. Kuwait’s Ministry of Interior (MoI) has introduced a new e-driving license system [...]

In light of the many challenges brought about by the common practice of requiring expats to surrender their passports and other official documents to their sponsor (under the kafala system) by several Arab nations, various petitions have been made over the years by relevant governments as well as labour rights groups to rectify the situation. [...]

In Kuwait’s bid to modernize its technological facilities from flight services to electronic documentation, it is but only logical and practical to boost the country’s internet speeds in order to become the best in this regard at least in the Arab world. The Kuwaiti government recognizes, through the State Ministry for Services Affairs, that a [...]

For Filipinos looking to work or travel overseas such as here in Kuwait, there will be an update as to the requirements for immigration enforced by the Philippine government starting this month. The Bureau of Immigration (BI) has released an updated version of travel cards for international passengers at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA). [...]

Apart from the daily struggles of work overseas and managing your finances to send back home to your family, there are other things which OFWs concern themselves with when it comes to money matters. If there’s a list of misconceptions about being an OFW (which can be a good topic for another post), then the [...]

It has already been well over a month since the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Philippines and Kuwait has been officially signed, but to this day, not a single household service worker (HSW) has been allowed to leave the country. Despite the signing of the MoU last May 12, and the consequent lifting of [...]

Before you even think of how to adapt to life in another country such as Kuwait, you must first be acquainted and generally informed about work-related matters, especially if that is the primary reason for you being overseas in the first place. In this post, we will look at some of the basic provisions of [...]

The Director of Air Customs Department, Walid Al-Nasser, called onto all passengers entering/leaving Kuwait to be mindful of their baggage and to not accept bags or packages from strangers because this could put them at risk for getting framed up. Anyone who is caught holding any illegal items in their possession will be held liable [...]

The Kuwait Finance House (KFH) has launched XTM, a new and innovative approach to banking services in Kuwait. This development is in line with KFH’s commitment to introducing innovative ways to integrate technology in delivering the highest standards in banking and service quality. In a statement released by KFH Group Retail Chief and Private Banking [...]

According to an official report, the Directorate General for Civil Aviation (DGCA) will designate the newly-developed T4 building in the Kuwait International Airport to Kuwait Airways Corporation (KAC) on July 25, 2018. The newest terminal was officially inaugurated last July 4 (Wednesday) in the presence of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al- Jaber [...]