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KUWAIT: Date Proposed for New DNA Law

October 7, 2016

Following the statement released by the Assistant Undersecretary, for Passport and Residency Affairs at the Ministry of Interior, regarding the implementation of the new electronic passport system at airports in Kuwait, we have subsequently received a date (November 2016) for…

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KUWAIT: MPA Labor Transfer Proposals

December 1, 2015

Ongoing discussions in Kuwait are being held over The Manpower Public Authority Act (MPA), in order to make the process of leaving one company and going to work for another an easier process. Current immigration restrictions mean it can be very…

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KUWAIT: Increase in Visa Application Fees and Exiting Expats to be Fingerprinted at Kuwait Airport

October 9, 2015

The Kuwait Interior Ministry has recently approved a proposal to increase fees for a number of visa categories. The Interior Ministry"s assistant undersecretary for Nationality and Residency Affairs, Major General Sheikh Mazen Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah, has mentioned that fee increases will…

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KUWAIT: Ministry of Interior Amend Visa Rules

August 6, 2015

Kuwaiti Government have recently announced changes to the their immigration processes in hope to proper legal procedures are applied for the good of the country. Individuals intending to enter Kuwait who have been issued with entry visas must enter the…

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QATAR: Traveling to the FIFA World Cup 2022

August 23, 2022

In preparation for travelers heading to the FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar, the authorities have announced that any foreigners traveling from 1 November 2022 to Qatar should procure a Hayya Card prior to entering the country, except Qatari Residence permit holders.

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UNITED KINGDOM: A New Plan

July 21, 2022

The UK government has published its ‘New Plan for Immigration: Legal Migration and Border Control', “setting out the vision for [the UK’s] border and legal migration system of the future… to a stronger, more secure and prosperous Union”.

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MIDDLE EAST REGION: Immigration Updates

July 4, 2022

Immigration updates from the Middle East region, including the closure of government offices due to the Eid Al Adha holiday, the suspension of visit visas for family and tourists in Kuwait and immigration processing delays in Qatar due to the World Cup.

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INDIA: COVID-19 Visa Restrictions FAQ

May 12, 2020

Newland Chase India immigration experts answer frequently asked questions about restrictions on visas and travel to and from India.

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Global Immigration Weekly Roundup – 23 December 2019

December 23, 2019

The latest global immigration news and insights in your weekly newsletter from Newland Chase.

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Global Immigration Weekly Roundup – 18 November 2019

November 18, 2019

The latest global immigration news and insights in your weekly newsletter from Newland Chase.

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