Thursday , April 26 2018

Legal Clinic

Family visa queries

I have been working in Kuwait since 2000. Presently working in Kuwait National Guard. My monthly salary is KD 438. May I get the family visa for my wife and kids. Please let me know. If yes what is the procedure to get the visas. Name withheld Answer: We are …

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Visit visa for relatives & validity

I would like to know if I can get visit visas to enter Kuwait for my brother-in-law (wife’s brother), his wife and children. My salary is KD 540. Please advice. Name withheld Answer: Yes, you will be able to get visit visas for your brother-inlaw, his wife and children as …

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Change in designation & Release

I am transferring from my father residency to a company. My title is storekeeper, I want to know whether I can change the sponsor within one year or I would have to wait one year to change residency to another company. I also want to understand whether the rules will …

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Will my driving licence get cancelled if I change my job?

I have an inquiry regarding my driving licence. I got my driving licence on May 26, 2014 and validity is till May 26, 2024. I got a new job in sales but my previous job was in an investment company and the profession on the license says Assistant Investment Officer. …

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Project visa transfer

I am reading your Legal Clinic daily, I really appreciate your advice. Please can you advice me on this matter, this is the 3rd time I am sending you email. I have a query, I entered Kuwait on project visa in construction company and worked for 3 year and 9 …

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Company paying half indemnity on resigning and half later

My father has been working with a firm in Kuwait for more than 30 years, now he is planning to retire and leave Kuwait, but recently he heard a news that his company is only giving half of the indemnity at the time of resigning and the other half they …

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Terminated within one year, can I get release?

I heard an employee cannot transfer his/her residency to a new employer before one year work in the same job, if the employer terminates the contract with employee within probation period (100 days of joining) or employee wants to switch the job because of some dispute with the employer. In …

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Annual leave, EOSB calculation plus air ticket included in Indemnity?

I am a regular reader of Arab Times, specially the Legal Clinic and I truly appreciate for the service. In past you have answered my query and I am truly thankful for that. One of my friends worked in a WLL company for five years. Company terminated him. His salary …

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Adamant Sponsor

I was working with a company as purchasing manager for the last 10 years. Please note that I joined this company locally. On Jan 5th, 2017, I resigned, citing lack of interest by the sponsor to develop the business and considering my personal prospects as well. However, to my surprise, …

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Salary below KD 450 – Wife on dependent visa want to bring child to Kuwait

My salary below KD 450. My wife in Kuwait on dependent visa. Can I take my child to Kuwait on dependent visa? Kindly reply me. Name withheld Answer: If your wife is already with you in Kuwait on dependent visa, you will have no problem in getting a visa for …

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