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LBC Express Offers Hassle-Free Document Processing Services for OFWs in Kuwait

Gone are the days where it takes months after months before one can get hold of their documents from the Philippines, especially if those important documents are from government offices. Thanks to LBC Express! Now, OFWs in Kuwait and neighboring GCC countries can avail their new and hassle-free document processing services, another great service from LBC, in addition to their courier and forwarding services. Processing of important documents and authentication from the Philippines only takes 3 to 4 weeks, depending on the volume of transactions. For LBC’s hassle-free document processing…

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How to Stay Healthy during Summer in Kuwait

The weather in Kuwait these days is very warm and sultry, and getting sick seems unavoidable. As expats and breadwinners, it is tough for us to get sick because we have work responsibilities to do. Beside, our families back home are worried when we get sick because we are far away from them. Some of heat related sickness are heat stroke (dizziness and fainting), heat exhaustion (easily feeling tired), heat cramps (sore and painful muscles) and heat rash (skin allergy). So let us take care of ourselves more during this…

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Increase of Medical Fees for Expats and Visitors Takes Effect on October 1st

Effective October 1, 2017 the Ministry of Health in Kuwait has increased the medical fees for expats and visitors.   Below are the fees for expats who pay the annual health insurance;   Polyclinics Getting medical treatment from KD 1 to KD 2.   Public Hospitals Getting medical treatment from KD 2 to KD 5. Outpatient clinics from KD 2 to KD 10. Stay at the Intensive care Unit (ICU) which is presently free, will cost 50 per day. Stay in public wards which is also currently free, will cost…

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US Lifts Laptop Ban on Kuwait Airways and other Middle East airlines

A significant number of Filipino passengers fly onboard many Middle East airlines to get to their destination, most especially the United States. March of this year, the US imposed a ban on laptops and large electronic gadgets onboard flights that originate from 8 countries and 10 airports namely Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Turkey. For security reasons was cited about the US move on this implementation. Last week, Emirates, Etihad Airways, Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines announced a lifting of the ban. Taking effect immediately, and due…

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