Tuesday , December 12 2017

Tag Archives: maids

‘Stop hiring maids on daily wages’ – ‘Security checks only way to curb increase in crimes’

According to a recent crime report by the Arab Times “a bogus domestic labor office in Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh area was raided after the Department of Residency Investigations received information that the office was employing laborers on daily wages. The officers arrested four men and eight women of Ethiopian nationality and …

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Gang operating bogus maids office busted

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 14: In line with the continuous efforts exerted by the Ministry of Interior to prevent the spread of crimes and bring criminals to justice, officers from the General Department of Residency Affairs arrested a gang of eight Asians for operating a dummy domestic labor office and trafficking …

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Nepali stabs to death Indian after regular abuse, beating – Gang running maids office busted

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 7: The Criminal Court has sentenced a Nepali to 5 years imprisonment to be followed by deportation for killing an Indian roommate, reports Al-Anba daily. Case papers indicate this happened when the Indian kept abusing the accused although he controlled his temper. The victim then began beating …

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Citizens, expats warned against dealing with fake maid offices

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 6: Director General of Residency Detectives Brigadier Saud Al-Khudr and Director General of Public Affairs and Security Media Brigadier Adel Al-Hashash have warned the citizens and expatriates against dealing with dummy domestic labor offices. In a press statement, the two officials explained the number of advertisements on …

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Govt must do more to end ‘runaway’ domestics abuse

According to the Arab Times “Farwaniya police rescued three Filipina housemaids who were detained by an Asian woman for four days inside an apartment in Farwaniya, reports Al-Rai daily.” When the police arrived at the location, “they noticed one of the women attempting to jump out of the window and …

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Syrian, four drivers running maid services office caught

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 4: Personnel from the General Department for Residence Affairs Investigation in collaboration with the Department of Domestic Labor have arrested 16 housemaids and 4 drivers for violating residence laws, says a press release issued by the Ministry of Interior. The arrest came after police received information on …

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Visas stopped for Indian domestic workers

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 3: Kuwait has stopped issuing visas for female Indian domestic workers following a request from the government of India after it was reported that Indian female domestic workers continued to enter Kuwait through illegal means in spite of a ban in place for their recruitment. Earlier the …

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‘Degree holders cheated in home countries to work as maids here’ – Expats protection center offers victims support

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 1: Director of Expatriates Protection Center at the Public Authority for Manpower Falah Al- Mutairi says cases the center receives are mostly B.A and M.A degree holders who have been cheated by labor offices in their home countries and compelled to work as housemaids, reports Al-Jarida daily. …

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Bogus maids office busted

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 23: Nine women were arrested for operating a bogus domestic workers office where they carried out illegal activities involving fraud, cheating and trading in runaway domestic workers as well as providing shelter to absconders and selling them to other people. According to a press release issued by …

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Woman arrested running fake office, helping maids get jobs

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 16: Director General of Criminal Investigation Department Major General Mahmoud Al- Tabbakh says the detectives from the department are gathering information and have started taking necessary measures against an individual who claims to be a Qatari national with Kuwaiti passport. In a video clip, which has been …

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