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Residency Affairs floats two new tenders for visa stamps, stickers – Restrict issuance of family visit visas: Al-Marafi

KUWAIT CITY, May 18: Director General of Residency Affairs Major General Talal Marafi has floated two new tenders for different kinds of visa stamps and residency-related stickers that are technically advanced and secure against any form of forgery or second copy, reports Al-Qabas daily. As per recent directives from the …

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Hold on visit commercial visa extensions

KUWAIT CITY, May 17: Assistant Undersecretary for Citizenship and Residence Affairs at the Ministry of Interior Major-General Sheikh Mazen Al-Jarrah said he has issued a decision to temporarily stop the extension of visit and commercial visit visas in all provinces to shut the door on those who bring in people …

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Transfer from Commercial visit visa to Work Visa

I have been given a commercial visit visa by a company in Kuwait. Can it be transferred to work visa once I arrive in Kuwait. I am a graduate (degree attested) and have Microsoft certifications. Do I need to do a medical in India? Name withheld Answer: The rules on …

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Visit visa extension

Can I extend the family visit visa, currently valid for 1 month, for my mother. And if not, can I transfer her to a tourist visa — valid for 3 months — even though she has already entered Kuwait. Finally what are requirements that I need to fulfill to get …

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Visit Visa for Aunt

I am from the Philippines and am planning to get a visit visa for my aunt, my mother’s sister but I don’t know what I should do in order to get this visit visa. Please note that I have only a KD 275 salary. I want to know if it …

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Visit Visas For Pakistani Nationals

The other day we read in the newspaper that was no ban on any nationality as regards the issuance of visit visas. I am a Pakistani and recently went to the Farwaniya Immigration Department to submit an application for a visit visa but the immigration officer refused to accept my …

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Visit visa hold on over 50s

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 15: Assistant Undersecretary for Citizenship and Passports Affairs, Major-General Mazen Al-Jarrah has issued a circular to all concerned departments to stop issuing visit visas to people over 50 years, reports Al-Shahed daily. The daily added, the decision was taken by Al- Jarrah after seeing a large number …

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Visit visa duration

My brother-in-law will enter Kuwait on 1st March 2016 at 9 am on a family visit visa which is valid for “1 month”. He is booked on Kuwait Airways to leave on March 31, 2016 at 9 pm. Kindly let me know whether the one month mentioned on the visa …

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Family visa linked to sponsor – Request for hundreds of visit visas rejected

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 28: A security source told the Al-Shahed daily that the State Security has turned down 750 requests for visit visas since the beginning of this year, reports Al-Shahed daily. The security sources said the Interior Ministry has taken strict measures to prevent entry visas to anyone who …

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Difference between Tourist Visa and Visit Visa

Recently there were news that “visit visa which was free will now cost KD 30 and tourist visa which was also free will now cost KD 90”. I have following questions: (1) Last year I was in Kuwait and received the visa on arrival, and paid KD 3. If the …

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