Strict rule on issuing absence permits for expat students

Strict rule on issuing absence permits for expat students

Strict rule on issuing absence permits for expat students

In a bid to prevent manipulations, the general directorate for residency affairs instructed all its sub-departments not to issue ‘absence permits’ for expat students residing in Kuwait and studying abroad unless they provide ‘to whom it may concern’ certificates from their universities after endorsing them from Kuwaiti embassies in the country they are studying in.

Security sources explained that expat students studying abroad are usually given a threemonth absence permit after

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