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At Least 1,200 Filipinos Deported from Kuwait in 9 Months

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has revealed that the government has already deported nearly 1,200 Filipinos during the first 9 months of this year for having committed various offenses during their stay in the Gulf State. Since 2010, the total population of expats in Kuwait has already crossed the 1 million mark, with Filipinos comprising 3-5% of [...]

Expats Cannot be Deported if Firm is Non-existent - Interior Ministry

Even as the country seeks to remove the kafala system, cases of abuse and exploitation are still evident right at the point where migrant workers are lured in by agents of human trafficking – individuals or companies. ALSO READ: Gov’t Discovers New Case of Human Trafficking Involving Filipino Female Workers Such cases put migrant workers [...]

PH-Kuwait Employment Agreement Gets Full Implementation

Maj Gen Talal Maarafi from the Interior Ministry’s Residency Affairs announced last Dec. 17 (Monday) that the government has come up with the decision to not lift reported cases of absconding domestic helpers to the department. Moreover, any absconding domestic helper arrested by security authorities will be subject for immediate deportation, Maarafi shared. The said [...]

MOI to Deport Expats Caught in New Year Wild Parties

The Ministry of Interior (MOI) is considering a new initiative known as an ‘expanded security campaign’ for the upcoming New Year celebrations as shared in a report by the Al Anba Daily. ALSO READ: Three Filipinas Face Deportation for ‘Wild Partying’ in Kuwait The initiative shall focus on public security, criminal investigation, as well as [...]

New Amnesty Rules Soon to be Implemented in Kuwait

The Chairman of the Amiri Rules and Regulations Committee Counselor Mohammed Fuhaid Al-Zuabi has relayed instructions on the adoption of Amiri amnesty to Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Lt-Gen Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah for this year, as shared in a report by the Arab Times Online. ALSO READ: Employers Can Now Revoke Work Permits [...]

Three Filipinas Face Deportation for ‘Wild Partying’ in Kuwait

Three Filipinas are to be deported from Kuwait after they have been caught to be part of a group of revellers inside an apartment which have been raided by Kuwaiti authorities, as shared in a report by the Arab Times. ALSO READ: An Insight into Nightlife in Kuwait   The arrest of the involved Filipinas [...]