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Kuwait to witness new shift in health insurance sector

Bid to keep abreast with global developments KUWAIT CITY, Sept 17: Kuwait will witness a new shift in the health services sector as the compulsory health insurance for expatriates will move from the Ministry of Health to Daman company as the company will keep pace with the development plan of …

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MoH obtains approval to extend contract with health insurance company for expats

Sulaibiya clinic decides to apply ‘open-door’ policy KUWAIT CITY, June 20: The Ministry of Health (MoH) has obtained approval from the supervisory bodies to extend its contract with the company in charge of health insurance for expatriates for six months — from July 28, 2018 until January 2019 — without …

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MoH studying three proposals of health insurance for expatriates

KUWAIT CITY, March 29: The Ministry of Health is currently studying three proposals regarding the health insurance for expatriates as the State Audit Bureau (SAB) cancelled the latest bid due to the ministry’s violation of governmental bidding regulations, reports Al-Rai daily quoting sources from the health sector. Sources disclosed the …

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Supreme council meeting discusses health insurance system, its impact

KUWAIT CITY, March 11, (KUNA): First Deputy Prime Minister, Defense Minister and Chairman of the Supreme Council for Planning and Development, Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, chaired on Sunday the council’s seventh meeting of its first term in 2018. Emerging from the meeting, Minister of Social Affairs, Labor and Minister …

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Military may win right to vote KUWAIT CITY, Dec 25: The Parliament will hold regular sessions on Tuesday and Wednesday to discuss a number of issues on the agenda, including further discussions on HH the Amir’s inaugural speech of the second session of the fifteenth legislative term. The Parliament is …

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PAI pays KD 15 mln for citizens health insurance project – Expatriates to benefit from ‘Dhaman’ hospitals

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 20: Public Authority for Investment (PAI) has paid KD 15 million on behalf of citizens for a 50 percent share in the health insurance project called “Dhaman”, reports Al-Nahar daily quoting informed sources. They explained that the authority took the step in preparation for the initial public …

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Health insurance fees to be increased from KD 50 to KD 130

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 16, (Agencies): Elaborate ceremony was held yesterday in Ahmadi for the construction of a new hospital. The ceremony was attended by the Health Minister Dr Jamal Al-Harbi and officials of the Insurance Hospitals Company (Dhaman). Al-Harbi said the health insurance hospital ‘Dhaman’ is one of the main …

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MPs suggest delay in expat medical fees hike – Minister says no turning back

NEED TO TAKE INTO CONSIDERATION THE HUMAN DIMENSION KUWAIT CITY, Sept 17: A number of lawmakers suggested postponing the implementation of a decision to increase medical fees for expatriates a few weeks prior to the application of new fees. Speaking to the daily on Sunday, the lawmakers pointed out that …

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Expat … importance of health insurance

In a wealthy country that enjoys security, opulence and high individual income, it is natural for the people — in this case Kuwait, to live in comfort and security; hence, it is possible for some types of jobs to be done by expatriates, because such jobs are categorized as low …

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