Tag Archives: indemnity

Company has a history of not paying indemnity – What to do in this case?

My company terminated my services without reason. I worked for 5 years. Any way I accepted it and am on 3 months notice period till end of May, but my only concern is about my final settlement. Considering my company history and how previous employees were troubled with their indemnity …

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Indemnity ruling in my favor, but GM/Owner keeps zero balance bank account

In July 2017, in the case regarding my indemnity the court ruled in my favor. The company’s general manager and owner withdrew all the money from the company account in the banks so that the court cannot retrieve the money from him. I tried 16 times submitting the copies in …

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Company holding indeminty

I am working in a private company. My visa is unlimited contract. I joined the company in Feb 2015 as Head of Sales. Company terminated my services in May 2017 and gave me 3 months notice period. After that I have joined a new company and transferred my residency in …

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Court judgment on Indemnity and overtime given in staff favour, but American company has changed name 3 times

I was working in the American- based company in Kuwait branch until Oct 12, 2013. I was hired by this company from USA and came to Kuwait on Oct 15, 2006. I have signed an employment contract as per the Kuwait Labor Law on Dec 10, 2006. On Oct 12, …

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4 months passed Indemnity still not paid

I already got transferred and joined a new company. My previous company has not paid my 9 years’ indemnity. This is almost four months. To get the indemnity is there any time limit to approach Shoun or can I go there any time? I am trying to use my connections …

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Is food allowance to be included in indemnity?

My salary is KD 550 and food allowance is KD 45. In my work permit KD 45 is not mentioned and company contract paper also nothing mentioned about food allowance. But in my salary account we are getting KD 45 every month. I want to know if the company terminates …

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Indemnity still not paid by company after 5 mnts – Expat leaving Kuwait for good

I am a resigned employee of a private company (with 12 years service) waiting to exit Kuwait. I have waited for 5 months without work and income (after the notice period of 3 months!) to get my ‘Indemnity’; but it seems my company is not going to settle it soon. …

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Indemnity Calculation for Terminated staff

My basic salary is KD 550 Date of joining: Feb 1, 2014 Termination received 3 months notice period from: Sept 1, 2017 to Nov 30, 2017. Still leave balance: 11.18 day Please send me the clarification Name withheld Answer: The calculation of your indemnity will be as follows: Service: 3.75 …

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Indemnity for terminated staff and utilization of leave during notice period

I need to understand the process of indemnity calculation, I joined the company on Nov 1, 2011. I had been terminated from the company, due to the restructuring and cutting down the cost of administration. Notice was served to me on July 27, 2017 with 3 months notice, therefore my …

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Company says “To get indemnity have to work for 5 yrs”

After 4 years of work in Kuwait in a private company with 2 years contract (automatically renewed) I gave my 3 month notification to resign. When I asked the company for indemnity for 4 years the management answered that I am not entitled to receive indemnity because I have not …

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