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Gov’t to Raise Work Permit and Transfer of Residence Fees

In the government’s efforts to regulate the country’s labour demographics, several legislations have been put into effect. However, this time, with the high population of expats still living in the country, the government is taking the classic and more practical approach – by raising expat fees. Higher Fees for Work Permits and Transfer of Residence [...]

According to the Public Authority for Manpower (PAM), employers are now given the authority to terminate their employees’ work permits if the latter have been found to have been imprisoned based on a final judicial ruling, or have their residence permits revoked after escaping any notice to be called to court based on the account [...]

How to Apply for a Work Permit in Kuwait

In order to enter the workforce in Kuwait, expats need to submit certain requirements for legal work. One of which is the Kuwait work permit. Work permits can only be issued if an expat has been given a legitimate job offer to work in Kuwait. Following this scheme, the employer takes on the role of [...]