Kuwait MP: 'Expats must pay even for the air they breathe'

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Kuwaiti MP Safaa Al-Hashim has called for the imposition of fees for any service that expatriates benefit from, saying that there should pay "even for the air they breathe", according to local reports. Al-Hashim demanded the implementation of her proposal to impose fees on expatriates for using roads "because it is time to apply it" while reiterating the need to collect fees on remittances. "We have to take a fee even on the air that the expatriate breathes," Al-Hashim told local news outlet Middle East Monitor. The Kuwaiti MP warned the Minister of Social Affairs and Labour, Saad Al-...

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