Sunday , November 19 2017

Legal Clinic

Driving license cancelled due to change in designation

I was working for an American company under the US Military and my work was related to Gen Admin of customs. That time my work badly required the driver’s license and my company stamped my residence as driver due to unavailability of another position in their shoon (ministry) file. I …

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Driving license cancelled – Applying for new driving license

I got a driving license in March 2014 when my designation was of a driver. It was for 10 years but then my position in the company changed to technician in November 2014. Now check on the MoI (Ministry of Interior) site which says it is valid but on checking …

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Has Health insurance fees increased?

Has the health insurance fees been fixed at KD 130 now or is it still at the old rate of KD 54? Name withheld Answer: The insurance rates currently remain at KD 50 (with KD 4 for the card) and there are no proposals to increase these in the very …

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Visit visa issued for daughter, but not issued for Sister in Law

My husband had applied for a visit visa for two-year-old daughter and for his sister at Ahmadi immigration. But the manager rejected for his sister application and approved daughter’s visa. We don’t know the reason about it. And they referred us to Farwaniya immigration. Any advice about it. My husband …

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Validity of Nursing License

My nursing license is valid until 2018. But 4 months before I resigned from clinic and transfer my visa to family visa. Now I would like to work. So the HR asked me to confirm that my nursing license is still valid or not. Kindly reply me. Name withheld Answer: …

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Leave balance status

First of all let me thank you for the free legal guidance that you are providing to the expat community. I would like to know what the current Kuwait Labor Law states on accumulating annual leave. As my family is here in Kuwait, I did not go on annual leave …

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Indemnity calculation

I will be completing 17 years of employment in April 2017. I would like to submit my resignation in December 2016 with March 28, 2017 being my last working day. My total monthly salary is KD 450, but work permit salary is KD 250 only. I have an increment paper …

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Accommodation for bachelors

I am a regular reader of the Legal Clinic. I want to know the answer to the following questions: 1. Where are the bachelor areas located in Kuwait? 2. Can a bachelor have shared accommodation with another bachelor or a bachelor can share accommodation with a family in a family …

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