Change in health insurance procedures for expats inside and outside Kuwait

Change in health insurance procedures for expats inside and outside Kuwait

Change in health insurance procedures for expats inside and outside Kuwait

Assistant Undersecretary for Residency Affairs Major General Anwar Abdul Latif Al-Barjas stated that the procedures for health Insurance for expats who are under Articles 18, 20 and 22 have been amended for those who are in Kuwait and outside Kuwait.

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Expats who are in Kuwait on Article 18 are granted 2 years of health insurance, whereas those outside Kuwait are granted 1 year. Expats on Article 20 inside Kuwait are granted 3 years of health insurance and those outside Kuwait are granted 1 year. Expats on Article 22 are granted 2 years of health insurance, whereas those outside Kuwait are granted 1 year.