Kuwait pushes anti-expat rules

Pedro Gonçalves
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Kuwait is implementing a set of anti-expat legislation as the country pushes for more Kuwaitisation efforts in order to provide more job opportunities to locals. Already underway are the new rules when it comes to renewing a driver's license. Online applications of expats trying to renew their licenses will be blocked if they have unpaid fines, have changed their profession, left the country or completed their studies (for students), and will be asked to check in with relevant traffic departments to rectify their status if they are entitled to get driving licenses with the new data. M...

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