Breaking News

Blog

Philippine Embassy in Kuwait New Location

Below is the new interactive location of Philippines Embassy in Kuwait. Philippine embassy in Kuwait has already moved to their new place. It is now located at Block 1, Street 101 Villa 816 and 817 Al Sadiq Area.

    Read More

    2017 Kuwait Holiday List

    Start planning your vacation. Check the 2017 Kuwait holiday list. February 25 – Kuwait National day February 26 – Liberation Day April 24 – Isra’a Wal Miraj June 26, 27, 28 – Eid Al Fitr August 31 – Arafat Day September 01 – Eid Al-Adha September 21 – Hijri New Year December 01 – Birth […]

      Read More

      Warning: Posting video, picture or Facebook live streaming could get you in trouble

      Middle East is generally a conservative country. Iwasan po natin ang pag upload ng video or picture na maseselan. Iwasan din po ang mag live stream. Baka po ipakahamak natin at baka po maging dahilan ito na mawalan tayo ng trabaho. Meron pong mga tao na sa sobrang conservative ay ayaw nilang nakukuhaan ng picture […]

        Read More

        Filipinos Should Read This Update from the Philippine Embassy in Kuwait

        1. IMMIGRATION/VISA NEW POLICY ON FAMILY SPONSORSHIP The immigration department had increased the SALARY requirements for those who are planning to sponsor their family ( that includes husband/wife, children, brother/sister) from 250KD to 450KD. Those sponsors with existing visa on their dependents is exempted in the new policy, their visa can be renewed with your […]

          Read More

          People Diagnosed with Swine Flu in Kuwait confined at Amiri Hospital

          KUWAIT CITY, Nov 19: Some people have been diagnosed with swine fl u (H1N1) and they are now confined at Amiri Hospital, reports Al-Rai daily quoting a source from the Health Ministry. According to the source, this is expected because the weather is changing as winter will start soon. He said the recorded cases of […]

            Read More

            New Water and Electric Bill Rates

            Will the increase in water and electric tariff affect house / flat rent in Kuwait? I hope not. As of now the average monthly rent for a flat with 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom and a small kitchen, ranges from 200 to 250 KD and a 2 bedroom flat cost around 300 KD with free water […]

              Read More

              SPONSORED: Breaking the ‘Rich Now, Poor Later’ OFW Cycle

              Terence Rey Lim and Emelia Cudiamat Lim were OFWs in Milan who had a simple dream. After a decade of hard work and smart decisions, they are finally back in the Philippines – free, rich, and with no need to ever work again. While some people travel to Italy to enjoy the sights, taste the […]

                Read More

                Sultan Center Salmiya Closed

                Sultan Center Salmiya was shutdown by Balidiya temporarily. According to some comments, it was closed for 2 hours. Is it because of the video that circulated on social media showing rat roaming around? This is also not the first time that balidiya closed huge establishments. Sultan Center Salwa has shut down in 2012  

                  Read More
                  hospital

                  Health Insurance to Increase to KD 130

                  According to the article posted by AymanMatNews, health insurance will increase from the current cost of KD 50 to KD 130. The health insurance will only affect workers working under private companies. It was not mentioned in the article if this is going to affect the health insurance price for employees dependents or those who […]

                    Read More

                    Required Salary To Get A Visit Visa Raised

                    Previously, the required salary for bringing a family member on a visit visa is 250 KD and now according to the new visa application measures, expatriates must have a salary of 300 KD in his Ishniamal or the ‘green paper’. Under new visa application measures, an expatriate in Kuwait is now required to have a […]

                      Read More