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Visa violators pursued in hospitals

The Interior Ministry has urged the Health Ministry to report any patients admitted to its hospitals with expired visas so that they could be turned in pending legal procedures and deportation, well-informed sources said. Both ministries are currently coordinating to arrest all illegal residents hospitalized… Read More

Stomach bug bites Kuwait

Dr Wafa Al-Hashash, Head of the Liver and Digestive System Unit at Sabah Health Zone, warned of the growing number of Stomach Bug cases in Kuwait. She stressed that over half of the world’s population is already infected with this bug, also known as stomach… Read More

Work permit fee hiked to KD250

The Board of Directors of Manpower Public Authority approved the increase of each new work permit to KD 250 starting April 1, depending on the type of transaction. It also approved the increase of fees on special transactions in the labor sector. Those increases will… Read More