Author: JDC

Isang ordinaryong OFW sa Kuwait na kagaya ng lahat na gising, ligo, trabaho ang routine araw-araw at nangangarap na balang araw ay makakauwi na ang lahat ng OFW sa Pilipinas na hindi na maghihirap.

Total Deployment Ban in Kuwait

January 15, 2020

Philippine Overseas Employment Administration approves a total ban on the deployment of Filipino workers to Kuwait.. #Manila Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello says the governing board of the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration has signed a resolution for total ban on the deployment of overseas Filipino workers to Kuwait, The total deployment ban to #Kuwait will cover […]

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License Renewal Online Service Launched

November 18, 2019

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

September 2, 2019

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

July 30, 2019

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

June 25, 2019

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

June 19, 2019

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

June 19, 2019

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

June 18, 2019

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

April 11, 2019

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

March 20, 2019

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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