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National and Liberation day

I hope my readers enjoyed the long four day weekend in Kuwait as we celebrated the National and Liberation days. It is a blessing to be able to celebrate Kuwait…

Non-compete clause

A non-compete clause is written in contracts to prevent a person from competing with a business. This is usually included in employment contracts or in partnership agreements. The point of…

Ban on Filipinos to work in Kuwait

Kuwait is a beautiful country with a diverse society and is a place of great opportunity. In fact, Kuwait currently holds, for the third year in a row, the UN…

Amnesty for visa violators

Many expats in Kuwait by now would have heard about the new amnesty decree. Amnesty by definition means “an official pardon for people who are convicted of an illegal offense,…

Freedom of speech in Kuwait

A social media activist is facing up to 20 years in jail on what may seem is his social media use and political view, but it is more complicated than…

The Philippines’ labor ban

I was very saddened when I heard the news that Filipinos may be banned from entering Kuwait in the future because of the rise of torture cases against them in…

Off day

I have been receiving questions on what seems to be a proposed new law going around social media, and people do not seem to understand whether the law has been…

Rental Laws in Kuwait

The new year has started and people have been making changes in their lives, from new health and lifestyle options, to better careers, or new homes. So it is no…

Happy New Year!

I am wishing all my readers and their families a Happy New Year. Some of us take this time to look back on our accomplishments and failures, our strengths and…

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

To my avid readers, those who are celebrating, I hope you had a Merry Christmas, and to all my readers, I hope you have a wonderful year ahead of you.…

Cryptocurrencies in Kuwait

A cryptocurrency by definition is a virtual currency that is not issued by any central authority or governmental entity. The idea and effects of money have changed now that it…

Copyright

In the past year, we have seen a positive change in legislations in Kuwait for conducting business, especially for small and medium enterprises (SMEs). One of the most positive changes…