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Year: 2019

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License Renewal Online Service Launched

Ministry of Interiors launched its self-service machines where you can receive your drivers’ license after completing and submitting all necessary documents. Drivers license self-service machines are installed in the Avenues mall, Al Kout Mall, service centers at the Ministry of Interior and the General Department for traffic violations in the Capital and Hawally Areas. Below […]

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New Visa Rule in Kuwait

500 KD Salary needed to obtain family visa

Kuwait: In a series of decisions regarding the entry of expats in Kuwait, official sources stated that increasing the minimum salary needed for an expat to obtain family visas is up to KD 500. The aim behind the fee increase is to differentiate between those who enter the country for tourism and those who enter […]

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Apply for Health Insurance Online

Recently, I renewed my daughter’s civil id and I found out that the Jabriya health insurance office, where I usually get the health insurance for my family, as a requirement for renewing the civil id is already closed. The building security guy who was present that time told me that I have to do it […]

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Fix Civil ID Name Online

Back in March, the MOI announced a new visa rule which cancels the use of visa stickers inside the passports. Instead, you will need to have your Civil ID card with you in coming and going out of Kuwait. The name on your ID should match with the name on your passport to avoid any […]

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GIVEAWAY: Prada Nevada Calf

Meron akong isang Prada Nevada Calf black shoes na hindi ginagamit at gusto ko itong ibigay sa kung sinoman ang papalarin na mapili. Hindi na siguro importante ang sukat ng sapatos dahil ipapamigay ko lang naman ito sa mapipili. Joke lang, ang sukat neto ay US 6.5 sa karton pero siguradong kasya ito sa may […]

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McDonalds Gulf Road Closed

Apparently, the McDonalds Gulf Road has closed down after its 25 years of existence and the first to open in Kuwait. If I am not mistaken, this was a project where my uncle is involved in developing. Via Life in Kuwait

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How to Renew Car Registration

Renewing car registration is by far the most convenient and the easiest transaction that I’ve ever experience in Kuwait, next to renewing a dependent visa, before the new no visa stamp on the passport. Ok, what do you need to prepare before proceeding to the traffic department? You need to secure insurance. This cost around […]

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Change Civil ID Latin Name

A Few weeks ago, I wrote about how you can correct your English name to match the name on your passport online, unfortunately, after weeks of waiting and when my ID is finally ready, no changes were made. I called PACI call center to verify if the systems have already changed my name and I […]

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How to Correct ID English Name to Match Passport

A recent decision to cancel residency stickers to passport has already taken effect, which means that civil id is necessary to travel in and out of Kuwait to verify your residency. The name of your civil id has to match your name in your passport to avoid getting denied from entry. Chances of having a […]

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New Visa Rule in Kuwait

New Visa Rule in Kuwait

Earlier, I’ve posted about the No more visa sticker on the passport and it basically means that you don’t have to bring your passport whenever you are renewing your visa or your dependents visa. I just renewed my daughters visa Yesterday, I took a 1 year health insurance for my daughter, paid 30 KD, presented […]

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