Tuesday , September 25 2018

Legal Clinic

Visit visa for family members

I would like to know if I can get visit visa for my unmarried sister (22 years), and also the validity of the visa. How much time can she spend in Kuwait, a month or 3 months. My salary is KD 553. Someone told me that I would require a …

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Salary below 450 KD – Dependent visa for child if wife on dependent visa

I want to ask about dependent visa for my child. My salary is below 450.000. My wife is here with me in Kuwait on dependent visa. Last time I read your post in Legal Clinic is it possible to get dependent visa for child if wife is on dependent visa …

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Water wasted for washing of vehicles

Thank you very much for your kind advices that are helpful for everyone. I would like to seek your advice on a common issue existing in Kuwait. Thousand of litres of clean water wasted everyday on washing vehicles illegally in morning hours by the building caretakers. They are not only …

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Parents of different nationality – Passport issuance for Child

I am a South African male married to a Filipino lady and we just had our second child in Kuwait. When applying for residency they told me that my daughter has to have the same passport as myself which is South African, however with my son (first born) there was …

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Hajj leave

Is it true? ‘The worker who spent two continuous years working for the same employer shall be entitled to 21 days leave with pay to perform Al-Hajj provided that he had not performed Hajj before’ Name withheld Answer: Yes, it is true, and you have quoted exactly Article 76 of …

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Management asking to refund part of salary deposited in bank account

I am really thankful to you, for your guidance provided to all through legal clinic. I joined my company on 16/12/2013, directly from India with a basic salary of KD 600 and KD 100 for car allowance. Out of which only KD 600 deposited regularly in my salary account and …

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Illegal to take any kind of job when on Dependent Visa

Kindly let me know whether professional with dependent visa is permitted to work in contracting or consultancy office? Name withheld Answer: Under the laws of Kuwait it is an offence to work while you are on a dependent visa, no matter whether you are a professional or not. However the …

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Unscrupulous Employer – Farm visa transfer

I came to Kuwait on April, 2014 on a farm (agriculture) visa. I am a masters degree holder in Marketing from United Kingdom. I came to Kuwait on marketing manager post with an accepted salary of KD 500 per month but my employer gave me farm visa (electrician) and said …

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Transfer from Article 14 (Temporary visa) to Article 18 (Pvt company visa)

Writing to inquire if I can transfer my residence from Article 14 to 18. Any possibilities of doing so, as some people told me it is legally possible and can be done, but only through my previous company. I was a local hire and had been working with my previous …

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Passport issue for a new born

I am a South African male married to a Filipino lady and we just had our second child in Kuwait. When applying for residency they told me that my daughter has to have the same passport as myself which is South African, however with my son (first born) there was …

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