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Migrant workers suffer from racist govt decisions: Kuwait Human Rights Society

Exec, legis authorities justify bid to address population imbalance KUWAIT CITY, Sept 14: In response to criticisms heaped on the Executive and Legislative authorities by the Kuwait Human Rights Society (KHRS), there has been widespread indignation in both authorities, reports Al-Rai daily. Minister of Social Affairs and Labor, Minister of …

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India sets up migrant center

CHENNAI, India, Sept 12, (RTRS): A new resource centre for Indian migrants employed in Gulf states will help reduce the risk of workers being trafficked to fake jobs and exploited, officials said Tuesday. With a 24-hour helpline and a team of advisers, the Indian Workers’ Resource Centre in Sharjah in …

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‘13 firms with 500 workers referred to prosecution over bogus employment’

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 20: Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs and Acting Minister of Information Sheikh Mohammad Al-Abdullah disclosed the State has recovered over KD 500,000 and referred 13 companies with 500 people to prosecution over bogus employment and conspiracy to collect workers aid dubiously. He said the ministry accomplished …

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Kuwaiti accused of selling fake visas to expats caught

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 20: A Kuwaiti citizen who is accused of swindling expatriates by issuing forged entry visas to them has been arrested. In a press statement issued by Ministry of Interior, the General Department of Public Relations and Security Media explained that the General Department for Residency Affairs received …

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Free transferable Visa 18 is Illegal visa bought from visa traders

Respected Sir/Madam, I saw your the legal clinic page in Arab Times. I am new in Kuwait with free transferable Visa 18. I just want to know how many months it will take me to transfer the visa to another company. Thanking you. Name withheld Answer: If you are new …

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Majority of marginal workers victims of visa traders – ‘About 30,000 workers reported absconding in 2016’

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 6: According to a study conducted by researcher Fatmah Al-Ramzi under the supervision of Dr Ramzi Salama from the parliament’s Studies and Research Sector, majority of the marginal workers in Kuwait are victims of visa traders. The reports issued by the General Statistical Bureau in 2015 stated …

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Need to take radical measures to combat visa traders: experts

‘Implement laws which aim at organizing local labor market’ KUWAIT CITY, July 3: Calls for population restructure in the country continue but actual means for implementing them in reality have not been found, especially with constant flow of expatriates annually. Majority of these expatriates are marginal labor force. Observers and …

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5 Asians in police net for selling entry visas to ‘deported’ expats

KUWAIT CITY, May 16: Five Asian expatriates were arrested for selling entry visas to deported expatriates and facilitating their entry back into the country, reports Al- Seyassah daily. The General Department for Public Relations and Media Security explained that the General Department for Residency Security received information about an Asian …

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Six violating firms referred to Public Prosecution — Number of ‘mandoubs’ arrested

KUWAIT CITY, April 16: Capital Labor Department Director at the Public Authority for Manpower Hassan Al-Khedr confirmed that six companies found to have violated laws were referred to the General Immigration Investigation Department which, in turn, referred them to the Public Prosecution, reports Al-Jareda daily. In a press statement, Al-Khedr …

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People in religion of their government

THE sudden rush against our brothers in humanity — expatriates — is unjustifiable, especially due to its sudden surprising emergence without prior warning. These three million people did not come to this country in a day or under a thick layer of darkness such that we just opened our eyes …

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