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Kuwait to regulate domestic workers

Kuwait to regulate domestic workers

The country is planning new rules to protect the rights of sponsors and to help prevent visa trading among domestic workers.

August 12, 2009 2:17
 
Saudi’s iqama dilemma

Saudi’s iqama dilemma

The Saudi representative to the ILO thinks the kingdom should consider naturalizing long-term expats, and reforming its iqama (residency) laws, he said in an interview with Arab News.

July 13, 2009 7:59
 
Qualified foreigners putting on the garb of laborers to enter Saudi

Qualified foreigners putting on the garb of laborers to enter Saudi

Several skilled expatriates enter the Kingdom on laborer work visas, because it is difficult to get a work visa to match their qualifications

November 13, 2008 12:02