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Wednesday , November 21 2018

Legal Clinic

Indemnity Calculation

I am currently working in a reputed coffee-shop in Kuwait and have already resigned. I am now serving the notice period of 90 days. I worked in the company for (7) seven years and 4 months. My current gross salary is KD 300. I wanted to know how much would …

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Release for Govt Project Visa

Since 2006, I have been working in Kuwait for private sector firms. I worked 5 years in one company in Kuwait and in 2011 (September) I got a release from them . Now I completed four years with my second company. Again I want to get a release so that …

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Breast feeding

The Ministry of Health doesn’t give more than 28 days maternity leave for its female expat workers as breast feeding is not their right. The Ministry of Interior requires that a working woman can’t keep baby in Kuwait just because the father is not a resident so she is forced …

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Visit Visas For Pakistani Nationals

The other day we read in the newspaper that was no ban on any nationality as regards the issuance of visit visas. I am a Pakistani and recently went to the Farwaniya Immigration Department to submit an application for a visit visa but the immigration officer refused to accept my …

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Indemnity Calculation for above 5 years but less than 10 years of service inclusive of allowance

First of all, I would like to thank  you for your free legal advice to  many expatriates here in Kuwait.  My inquiry is as follows: I have  been working as a secretary in a  Kuwaiti company for the past 6  years (Joining Date: 23.01.2010).  My salary on the last work …

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Oil sector indemnity

I’ve been trying to find examples of calculation for oil sector but have been unable to do so. Please help me calculate my indemnity on the following information: – Oil Sector – 12 years service – KD 800 salary Name withheld Answer: While you do eventually fall under the Kuwait …

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Calculation of Overtime based on the basis of the monthly salary

First of all I would like to thank you for your awesome work on answering our legal questions. The reason for this mail is that I also have a legal question for you — regarding overtime. I would like to know if someone has a salary of KD 344 and …

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Residence 6-mth limit

Please provide me the required  advice on the following through  your Legal Clinic.  I am sponsoring my daughter on a  family visa. She is 24 years of age  and not married. She has a valid  Kuwait residence until May 2016.  She left for India in January 2015 and  had to …

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Civil ID Numbers

My family stayed in Kuwait on an  Article 22 (dependent) residence  from 2002 to 2012. In July 2012, I  cancelled my family’s residence  and handed over the Civil IDs to  the passport office before sending  the family back to India. Now, in August 2015, my family  returned to Kuwait — …

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Change in designation for Engineer- Driving license

I received my driving license for Kuwait in May 2008, and was living in Farwaniya governorate. I am an engineer. I moved to Hawally governorate in 2010 and upgraded my qualification to ‘project manager’ in 2011 (in my iqama the job title mentioned is project manager). I need to know …

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