Kuwait: Validity of PCR test for incoming passengers reduced to 72 hours

Kuwait: Validity of PCR test for incoming passengers reduced to 72 hours

Kuwait: Validity of PCR test for incoming passengers reduced to 72 hours

Kuwait Cabinet today reduces the validity of PCR test for all incoming passengers to 72 hours from the current 92 hours. This will be applied starting from Sunday, January 17. As per this, the incoming passenger must take the PCR test within 72 hours of his travel to Kuwait.

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The council of ministers also decided that the Airline companies will charge the cost of PCR test cost when the passenger arrives at Kuwait Airport and during the quarantine period in Kuwait.

In its meeting today, the council of ministers also decide to allow domestic workers’ arrival within the framework of the plan for the return of domestic workers while adhering to the controls and requirements in the plan as of Sunday, January 17, 2021.