45 infected in Kuwait by corona virus so far

45 infected in Kuwait by corona virus so far KUWAIT CITY, Feb 28:   The number of coronavirus cases (COVID-19) in Kuwait went up to 45 cases after 2 new cases were reported, said the Health Ministry today in a press conference by MOH spokesperson, Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad   Undersecretary of Public Health, Buthaina Al-Mudhaf said that cases are being quarantined in hospitals according to treatment protocols stipulated by WHO, affirming that all those infected were in good health and recovering. Two new cases are those who came from Iran. The government is continuing to follow up on all developments connected with the coronavirus to get better-informed and more ready to face the virus.   All patients are kept in quarantine at a hospital specially designed and equipped for treating such cases as per the relevant world-recognized standards, it said, noting that they are in stable condition.
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3 Cases of Corono Virus in Kuwait, Kuwait Ministry of Health

Three cases of Coronavirus have been confirmed in Kuwait, according to Kuwait Ministry of Health KUWAIT: The Ministry of Health announced that the preliminary tests conducted for people coming from Mashhad, Iran have resulted in three cases bearing confirmed results of being infected with the emerging coronavirus (COVID19). The Ministry indicated that the first case is for a Kuwaiti citizen who is 53 years old, and the second is for a Saudi citizen who is 61 years old, as the health status of the injured people until now is normal and they did not show any symptoms of the disease, while the third case is a 21 year old, nationality not identified. All three cases are under constant observation by the medical staff. In its statement, the Ministry confirmed that the Ministry of Health, in coordination with the relevant bodies and authorities in the country, took the necessary precaution, in accordance with the scientific recommendations, conditions and standards approved by …
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What are the signs and symptoms of Corona Virus? , Emergency Contact Numbers Kuwait

What are the signs and symptoms of Corona Virus? , Ministry of Health Kuwait, MOH, iiQ8, Emergency Contact Numbers Kuwait   What are the signs and symptoms? It depends on the virus, but common signs include respiratory symptoms, fever, cough, shortness of breath, and breathing difficulties. In more severe cases, infection can cause pneumonia, severe acute respiratory syndrome, kidney failure and even death.   Hotline Numbers 22531092 25311346 24796729 24572456 24826592      
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What is Corona Virus? Novel Corona Virus, Ministry of Health Kuwait, iiQ8

What is Novel coronavirus? A novel coronavirus (CoV) is a new strain of coronavirus that has not been previously identified in humans. Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that are known to cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS). The 2019 Novel coronavirus strain (2019-nCoV) was first identified in a cluster of pneumonia cases in Wuhan City, Hubei Province of China. How is novel coronavirus transmitted? The modes of transmission of the 2019-nCoV are currently unknown, however could be similar to other coronaviruses which are transmitted in general through: • Direct transmission through airborne droplets generated from a sick patient  during coughing and sneezing • Indirect transmission through contact with  contaminated surfaces and subsequent contact with an individual’s mouth, nose or eyes. What are the signs and symptoms? It d…
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Indian embassy Kuwait releases list of Sponsors / Agencies to avoid, iiQ8

Indian embassy Kuwait releases list of Sponsors / Agencies to avoid, iiQ8 February 20, 2020 In order to prevent the exploitation of Indian workers who fall for fake job postings or to unscrupulous agencies, the Indian embassy has published a list of recruitment agencies and companies to avoid as part of the measures to provide the Indian community with relevant information and protect their interests. The Embassy has continuously urged all concerned to exercise utmost care and caution and to read the Do’s and Don’ts on the website, and also verify the authenticity of the job offers as well as the genuineness of the Visas directly from the company. For verification, the embassy has provided an email address attachelabour@indembkwt.gov.in so that interested workers can verify the authenticity of their job offers. Further, the embassy has released an undated list of companies and recruiting agents that Indian Nationals should stay away from when seeking employment, for…
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No Amnesty for Residence violators this year 2020, Kuwait No Amnesty 2020, iiQ8

No Amnesty for Residence violators this year 2020, Kuwait No Amnesty 2020, iiQ8 Thursday, February 20, 2020 There is no plan for amnesty for residence law violators this year, local Arabic news paper Al Rai reported. Violators who are caught, will be deported and they will not be allowed to enter Kuwait and other Gulf States for a period of 5 years, report added. According to report, the authorities are aware that many residence violators escape from their sponsors and work with others, where they earn a lot of money, and then benefit from the grace period and pardon to leave to their countries without paying any financial fine, and return again to Kuwait. The decisions issued from time to time giving violators enough time to amend their residence status, but some expats prefer deportation in order not to pay any fine, and then return to the country or go to work in another Gulf country. Many domestic workers flee from their sponsors, especially before the Ramada…
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Residence renewal online, Kuwait Article 18 visa online renewal starts on March 1st, 2020, iiQ8

Residence renewal online, Kuwait Article 18 visa online renewal starts on March 1st, 2020, iiQ8 Visit https://www.moi.gov.kw/main/ Go to E-Services General Department of Residency Renewal Residency Individual INDIVIDUAL RESIDENCY RENEWAL   Recently Kuwait government launched a new website for paying government health insurance online in Kuwait. Open Website – https://insonline.moh.gov.kw/Insurance/gotologin Click on CREATE ACCOUNT – OR go to https://insonline.moh.gov.kw/Insurance/gotoReg.     Thursday, February 20, 2020 Interior Ministry Assistant Undersecretary for Residency Affairs Maj Gen Talal Maarafi said his sector is getting ready to launch the new service of renewing article 18 residencies online from Sunday, March 1st, 2020. He said a hall at the residency department will be designated to receive applications from companies and establishments, where explanations will …
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No more residency renewal after 60 years of age in Kuwait, iiQ8

No more residency renewal after 60 years of age in Kuwait, iiQ8 Kuwait stops residence renewal of article-18 work permits for marginal workers above 60 yrs KUWAIT CITY, Feb 15: In an effort to reduce the number of marginal workers in the country, and in line with consistent calls to fix the demographic imbalance, the Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) has decided to stop the renewal of article-18 work permits for low-cadre expatriate employees of the private sector who are above the age of 60 years, reports Al-Seyassah daily. According to informed sources, those holding high educational degrees will not be affected by the decision. This includes doctors, engineers, journalists, legal consultants, specialists, executive directors, private company partners, and many others who specialize in various fields. They will be exempted based on their effects in the labor market. The workers considered to be affected by this decision will be mainly clerical staff, drivers, an…
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Now Private Companies Can Renew Expats Residence Online, Kuwait, iiQ8News

Now Private Companies Can Renew Expats Residence Online KUWAIT CITY, Feb, 10: The Assistant Undersecretary of the Ministry of Interior for Residence Affairs, Major General Talal Marafi, announced that residence renewal of Article 18 can be done online starting from next month (March 2020) reports Al Qabas. With newly automated system linked with companies and institutions allows to renew the residence of expatriates online without visiting any of the six governorates residence affairs department. He further stated that each company will have its own password to enter the system and follow the steps to renew the residence for expats without any complications or security breach from hackers. Currently certain employees of companies and institutions are being trained on a new system by MOI staff. This service will benefit one and half million expats, this comes as a second stage after implementation of Article 20 (domestic workers) residence renewal. Next step will be …
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CityBusPass Offer, Bus Pass Offer Kuwait, Kuwait Bus Pass offer, Hala February 2020

CityBusPass Offer, Bus Pass Offer Kuwait, Kuwait Bus Pass offer, Hala February 2020   Hala February Special OFFER!   Get your all routes 1 month pass for 10 KD instead of 12.500 KD   &   3 months pass for 30 KD instead of 44 KD!   عرض هلا فبراير! أحصل على الإشتراك الشهرى ب ١٠ دك بدلا من ١٢.٥٠٠ دك و ال ٣ أشهر ب ٣٠ دك بدلا من ٤٤ دك! Terms & Conditions: This offer is valid from 1st February 2020 till 29th February 2020. This offer is non-refundable and cannot be exchanged for cash. Not valid on any X Airport service or on any A Services to Avenues. الشروط و الأحكام: هذا العرض سارى من 1 فبراير حتى 29 فبراير 2020. هذا العرض غير قابل للإسترجاع و لا يمكن إستبداله بالنقود. غير صالح لخطوط المطار X وخطوط A للأفنيوز.   CityBusPass Offer, Bus Pass Offer Kuwait, Kuwait Bus Pass offer, Hala February 2020 No driving licenses for expat students, nurses, Kuwait MO…
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Govt wants to discuss with parliament ‘Kuwaitization’ of public, private jobs

Govt wants to discuss with parliament ‘Kuwaitization’ of public, private jobs KUWAIT: The government plans to urge the parliament to discuss three main issues during monthly two-hour discussions it had proposed to discuss certain issues, well-informed sources said. Speaking on the condition of anonymity, the sources explained that the government intends to request discussing citizens’ employment in both the public and private sectors and replacing expat employees with citizens in a bid to reduce unemployment rates – a process commonly known as jobs’ ‘Kuwaitization’. “The government will also propose discussing road repairs, future plans to resolve traffic congestions and the railway project execution,” the sources said. The sources added that the third topic the government seeks to discuss is its plans to execute the 2035 development plan. “Those discussions will start in April,” the sources stressed. Canceled applications Minister of Public Works and Minister of St…
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No driving licenses for expat students, nurses, Kuwait MOI

No driving licenses for expat students, nurses, Kuwait MOI KUWAIT: The interior ministry has banned the issuance of new driving licenses to expat students as well as nurses. Students or nurses who previously obtained driving licenses can only renew them provided a registration certificate is furnished from the university or the Public Authority for Applied Education and Training or from the nurses’ employers respectively. 08/02/2020 https://news.kuwaittimes.net/website/moi-no-driving-licenses-for-expat-students-nurses/
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PACI Kuwait, Civil ID Office working hours, timing for PACI office, civil id office time

PACI Kuwait, Civil ID Office working hours, timing for PACI : OFFICIAL WORKING HOURS

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HeadOffice (South Surra) - Civil ID Office working hours

Morning From 07:30 To 13:00

Evening From 14:00 To 20:00

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Fahaheel Office - Civil ID Office working hours

Morning From 08:00 To 13:00

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Al Jahra Office - Civil ID Office working hours

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