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There are now 10,000 Undocumented Filipinos in Kuwait

According to Philippine Ambassador to Kuwait Renato Pedro Villa, out of the 265,000 Filipino expats living in Kuwait, around 10,000 are undocumented. Most of whom are domestic helpers who fled their employers and some women who are accused of illegitimate pregnancies. Others have problems with their residency permits. Reports said that Ambassador Villa is hopeful that in due time, Kuwait will hire Filipino nurses to work in the Ministry of Health. To date, Filipino nurses are a driving force in many private hospitals around Kuwait. The ambassador also defended the…

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Expedite Work Permits on Weekdays

It is very important for all expat workers in Kuwait to secure work permits in order to avoid legal problems. The Public Authority for Manpower has granted access for the Labor Department to receive individual requests and other matters over work permit transfers during the official working days. This move is beneficial to all expat workers to expedite the process for the procedures and to lessen waiting time as well. Payment transactions are acceptable also at the Labor Department through automated system, including payment of new fees and payment of…

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