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...

Family questions

Although I write for the newspaper on a variety of legal topics, I only handle employment and commercial issues personally. Being a lawyer can...

Copyright process

Creativity is around us in many forms, from poems to online blogs to paintings, photos, food, games, events and so on. We are blessed...

Women’s rights from Kuwait’s perspective

By Attorney Fajer Ahmed I wrote on the 5th of September a column titled Women Rights a topic that I was hesitant to write about...

Working hours in Kuwait

Attorney Fajer Ahmed Any period during which the worker is working, is at the employer's disposal and carrying...

Marijuana and the law in Kuwait

In the past ten years or so, more and more countries are leaning towards legalizing or have legalized the personal use of the drug...

Understanding paid annual leave

Workers all around the world have different work cultures and capabilities. Some of us work better under stress, but some of us are more...

Notice period, termination indemnity and transfers

Today I will be answering questions regarding the major concerns that I am receiving. I have discussed notice periods, termination indemnity and transfers on...

Starting a Small Business

Attorney Fajer Ahmed As we approach a new year, I am sure some of my readers are considering...

What happens if you’re fired by telephone?

I write often about employment issues because the point of my articles is not only to create awareness, but more importantly to assist as...

Change is here

A few weeks ago, a social media influencer made the world talk about Kuwait, and as much as I disagree with her, she has...

New employment law amendments

I know I have written about it previously, but I have been receiving a lot of questions about the new July 9 employment amendments....

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10th July