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Absconding maids working in ‘shisha’ cafes

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 14, (Agencies): The phenomenon of runaway and absconding maids in pursuit of attractive salary packages in mixed-gender sheesha cafés has become rampant in the country even though the owners of these cafés are aware that the maids are violating the residency law by running away from their …

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Company threatening to file absconding case

I am working as a receptionist in a salon. My visa sponsor is not the salon owner but the owner of the complex where the salon is located in. Salon owner said they have a contract with the complex & that it is legal. We are only 4 employees sponsored …

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Social Work Society is concerned about effects of absconding cases

Current mechanism encourages employers to exploit employees KUWAIT CITY, April 12: Social Work Society is concerned about the negative effects of absconding cases fi led against expatriate personnel in general and domestic workers in particular, reports Al-Seyassah daily. In a recent statement, the society said the current mechanism set for …

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Cut-off date on residency for rehabilitated absconders hit

KUWAIT CITY, April 2: Several human rights activists and lawyers have rejected the decision issued by the Ministry of Interior according to which ‘Anyone reported absconding by the sponsor after Jan 4, 2016, shall not be granted the residence permit even if the absconder rectifies his/her situation, reports Al-Rai daily. …

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Cut-off on absconder residence

KUWAIT CITY, April 1: The Ministry of Interior has issued a decision which stipulates ‘Anyone reported absconding by the sponsor after Jan 4, 2016, shall not be granted the residence permit even if the absconder rectifies his/ her situation, reports Al-Rai daily. The daily added, the person will be arrested …

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Department to close down 17 domestic labor offices – Penalty for sheltering absconders more rigid

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 14: Director of Domestic Labor Department at Ministry of Interior Mohammad Al-Ajmi announced the department’s intention to close down 17 domestic labor offices for violating regulations governing the operation of these offices. During a seminar organized by the State Ministry for National Assembly Affairs concerning domestic labor …

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Bylaws target ‘sheltering’ absconders, incite escape

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 17: Director General of Residency Affairs Department at Ministry of Interior Major General Talal Marafie says, “Ministry of Interior has completed the preparation of four bylaws. One of them is for increasing the charges of services offered by the ministry particularly the Residency Affairs Department”. In a …

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22 ‘absconders’ nabbed

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 2: The Farwaniya police during a security crackdown on violators of residence law in Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh and Hassawi have arrested 22 people — 11 men and 11 women, reports Al-Rai daily. The daily added, all those arrested were reported ‘absconding’ by their sponsors. Meanwhile, police are looking …

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5 Filipina absconding maids arrested while shopping

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 27: Five Filipina domestic workers, who were reported as absconding, were arrested while they were shopping in a commercial complex in Khaitan area, reports Al-Rai daily. According to a security source, the fi ve absconding friends were referred to the concerned authorities in preparation for their deportation. …

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‘Missing’ woman back from US

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 10: Officers at Kuwait International Airport arrested a Kuwaiti woman who was referred to the Public Prosecution for traveling illegally to the United States of America, reports Al-Rai daily. A security source said the woman was reported missing by her family in Jahra three months ago and …

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