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Civil ID to Replace Iqama Stickers as Proof of Residency

With the proposal to eradicate the kafala system, which has been a hotly criticized topic in the Middle East by rights groups, the government is now exploring ways on how to progressively prepare authorities as well as its citizens regarding this important development. For many years, the sponsorship (kafala) system has been a hot topic [...]

After Kuwait’s labour laws have been put into the spotlight yet again in the past recent months due to criticisms received by the sponsorship system in the Gulf State, as well as to the unfavourable treatment of migrant workers in terms of their labour rights and benefits, a recent survey by the Kuwait Times involving [...]