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...

Passport issues

Legally, we don't own our passports - they are not our property, but are actually the property of the countries that issued them. Passports...

Saying thank you kindly to the teachers

"Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important." - Bill...

Starting a business in Kuwait

Starting a business can be one of the most rewarding things in life, especially social entrepreneurships, where you create a community that implements solutions...

Governmental procedures

Recently Kuwait was voted one of the worst places for expats to live in by an international survey. Now I have no idea how...

Domestic workers

The countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) in the past 10 plus years have changed drastically and significantly for the good. We had...

Intellectual property

Today is World Intellectual Property Day! The definition of intellectual property (IP) is nontangible property resulting from creativity - this could be anything from...

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...

Location, branding and govt support for SMEs

After the success of my previous articles regarding starting a business in Kuwait, I decided to continue answering your questions regarding establishing a business...

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)....

Startups and employment

The team is by far the most important asset when it comes to a company, and especially when you are a small company just...

Be kind and supportive

This week must have been a rollercoaster of feelings for both Filipinos in Kuwait and the Kuwaitis that have Philippines closely in their lives....

E Paper

14th July