Legal Clinic

Absence in country over 6 months

I have a question with regard to my baby’s residency. He was born in Kuwait and he is now 7 months old. For some treatment he left Kuwait on April 1, after he finished all his residency paper works. By end of September he will lose his residency due to …

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Want to resign after two years – Hired from abroad

Good day, I have a question. I was hired from my country and brought to Kuwait. I signed a contract for only two years and I am going to complete my contract in the second week of December. I had a better opportunity and I am planning to resign this …

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Filipina married to Pakistani – Children in Pakistan, want to bring them back

I need your advise. I am Filipina, married to a Pakistani man and our children are in Pakistan. They were born here but for some reason we have decided to keep them in Pakistan. Now we want to bring them back here but I’m a bit worried as my husband’s …

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Dependent visa to Work visa – Stay of wife in Kuwait

I wanted your help regarding some question for dependent visa. I am living in Kuwait and working here with a salary of KD 1,250 per month. I want to bring my wife to Kuwait on a dependent visa. After she comes to Kuwait, will she obtain a residency card or …

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Locally hired – Company boss doesnt want to give release

I just want to ask regarding release … it’s my third company and I was hired and have spent locally 1 yr and 1 month but my present employer doesn’t want to give me release even after signing my resignation letter and my clearance. Is he right to deny me …

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Indemnity Calculation for Terminated staff

My basic salary is KD 550 Date of joining: Feb 1, 2014 Termination received 3 months notice period from: Sept 1, 2017 to Nov 30, 2017. Still leave balance: 11.18 day Please send me the clarification Name withheld Answer: The calculation of your indemnity will be as follows: Service: 3.75 …

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Authorised visa facilitation center in India is over charging and processing visas at snail space.

I am an Indian resident living in Mumbai I have a Kuwaiti Visa to be stamped from Kuwait Consulate Mumbai, when I went to consulate to submit my visa in Consulate they informed me to submit it through M/s. Mawared Services India Pvt. Ltd., as authorised visa facilitation center. When …

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Company has violated Kuwait Labor

I am currently working in a multi-national company (Kuwait branch), I was hired by this company from India and came to Kuwait on 2nd December 2016. I have signed an employment contract as per the Kuwait labour law which starts from the date of arrival ie (19 December 2016) and …

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Resignation is not yet approved by CEO – What to do?

I am an Indian working in a contracting company from 7/11/2012 as an Engineer with visa Article 18 and my visa was renewed on 05/06/2017. I got another job offer and I submitted my resignation on 14-06-2017. My project manager and project director signed on my resignation. But the HR …

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Women on maternity leave is also allowed to take annual leave

Our employee who just joined us in the first week of February 2017 this year is now on maternity leave (from July 2, 2017). We know that she is entitled to 70 days maternity leave according to Kuwait Labor law. However, we are not sure to give the full remuneration …

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