Tag Archives: driving license

Driving License – Designation changed from Driver to Technical Assistant

My driving license was issued on Dec 18, 2012 for 10 years with designation “Driver” and salary KD 400. But now my designation in my new company is being changed to Technical Assistant with the salary KD 400. Please advise whether after my designation change my driving license will get …

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Renewal of driving license from “Driver” designation to new designation

I have driving license issued in 2003 when my position was that of a driver. The license will expire in January 2017. My current position is merchandizer. Can I renew my license without any issue? Name withheld Answer: No, unfortunately, you will not be able to renew your license because …

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‘Over 100,000 Asian domestics hold licences’

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 25: Acting Assistant Undersecretary for Traffic Affairs at the Ministry of Interior Major-General Fahd Al-Shuwea has confirmed more than 100,000 Asian domestic workers hold driving licences, reports Al-Rai daily. He said these people obtained the licences before the Ministerial Decree No. 5598/2014, was issued which specifies the …

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‘Residencies of cooks holding Driving Licenses will not be renewed’ – Ban on visas for Bangladeshis denied

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 22: Assistant Undersecretary for Passports and Citizenship Affairs in the Interior Ministry Major General Sheikh Mazen Al-Jarrah has announced the suspension of the renewal of residency permits of 100,000 domestic workers and cooks who hold driving licenses illegally, reports Al-Qabas daily. In a press statement, Al-Jarrah pointed …

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Fear of loosing driving license as designation changed

My driving license will expire on 04-11-2016. I got the license a year ago and at that time my designation was engineer and the salary was KD 350. Now my designation will change to Technical Assistant and salary will be KD 500. I want to know if I can renew …

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Conditions & Exempted Jobs for getting a driving license

I always appreciate the work of the Arab Times Legal Clinic. I have the following queries about the driving license. 1. What are the conditions for getting a driving license and which jobs are exempted from the salary condition. 2. Whether I can get a student’s driving license and what …

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Acquiring driving license but salary on work permit is lesser then actual salary I get

I have done Bachelors in Computer Science and this degree has been approved and attested by Kuwait’s Ministry of Justice. My job designation is computer programmer. My problem is that my salary written on Izzne Amaal (work permit) is only KD 200 although my actual salary is around KD 600. …

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1,231,000 driving license holders in Kuwait: report – Large number of passports available: Maj-Gen Al-Jarrah

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 10: About 488,000 Kuwait men and women as well as 712,000 expatriates and 31,000 Bedoun residents have driving licenses, as per an official statistical report, reports Al-Rai daily. Ways to provide support to these citizens following the implementation of the government’s decision to increase the fuel prices …

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Accountants exempted from salary and residence conditions for driving license

Just wanted to get a clarification. I passed my driving test in May 2015 and was directed to Farwaniya Traffic Department for collection of license. I went there and got the necessary signatures and again they directed me to Capital Traffic Department to get some signatures but at this Traffic …

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MoI eyes 21 yrs age limit for young traffic law violating citizens to apply for ‘license’ – Minister Al-Essa receives report on fake certificates file

KUWAIT CITY, July 12: Ministry of Interior is considering the possibility of implementing a new regulation for young Kuwaiti citizens who commit three or more traffic violations, whereby they will be able to apply for license only after they reach 21 years of age instead of 18. The names of …

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