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Kuwaiti Embassies and Consulates permitted to issue visit visas

As per the instructions by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior in Kuwait, Sheikh Muhammad Al-Khaled issued to Citizenship and Travel Documents and the immigration departments, the Kuwaiti embassies and its consulates are allowed to issue all types of visit visas.

The Interior Ministry said that the Undersecretary Lt. Gen. Suleiman Al-Fahd has been asked to issue directions to both departments to co-ordinate and work with the Interior Ministry and the hotels sector, so that they can engage in the process of issuing all kinds of visas including commercial, tourist or family visas to Kuwait.

The Minister issued instructions and the embassies and consulates have been given full authority to issue the visas based on procedures stipulated by the law and its regulations.

Authority will be given to embassies to issue the visas based on laws, procedures, regulations, requirements and necessary documents. The exact date of beginning the process is yet to be revealed.

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