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𝗨𝗔𝗘: 𝗦𝗵𝗲𝗶𝗸𝗵 𝗠𝗼𝗵𝗮𝗺𝗺𝗲𝗱 𝗼𝗿𝗱𝗲𝗿𝘀 𝗲𝘅𝘁𝗲𝗻𝘀𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗼𝗳 𝘁𝗼𝘂𝗿𝗶𝘀𝘁 𝘃𝗶𝘀𝗮𝘀 𝘄𝗶𝘁𝗵𝗼𝘂𝘁 𝗮𝗻𝘆 𝗴𝗼𝘃𝘁 𝗳𝗲𝗲𝘀.

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, issued directives to extend tourist visas for one additional month, without any government fees, due to temporary airport closures and entry restrictions around the world. Khaleej_Times

𝐈𝐧𝐝𝐢𝐚𝐧 𝐄𝐦𝐛𝐚𝐬𝐬𝐲 𝐨𝐫𝐠𝐚𝐧𝐢𝐳𝐞 𝐝𝐚𝐢𝐥𝐲 𝐪𝐮𝐢𝐳 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐑𝐞𝐩𝐮𝐛𝐥𝐢𝐜 𝐃𝐚𝐲, 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟏.

As part of Republic Day celebrations, Thematic Library of the Embassy of India Kuwait is organizing a Daily Online Quiz on weekdays from January 3 – 25, 2021. The quiz will be on a wide range of topics covering the Constitution of India, Rivers of India, Festivals of India, Islands of India, and the States of India. The questions in google form format will be released before noon each day on social media handles of the Embassy and responses received on the next day before noon will be included in the competition. All Indian nationals and friends of India in Kuwait are invited to participate. Winners will be felicitated and prizes are given at an event to be held at the Embassy at a later date in 2021. Let’s get ready to celebrate the Republic Day of India virtually.

Airport re-open from Jan 2, 2021. Direct entry ban for 35 countries to continue.

MOH will follow the same previous steps in entering those coming into the country after lifting the closure of the the airport on January 2, which is that those coming from the 35 banned countries need to be quarantined for two weeks in any non-banned country and provide a PCR certificate. The ban on direct entry from 35 countries will be continued The sources told that vaccination is currently not a condition for entry into the country for arriving passengers. Meanwhile, the Minister of Health denies the discovery of the mutated Coronavirus in Kuwait.

MOH: Asthma patients must stay at home

The Ministry of Health has called on patients with asthma and respiratory problems not to leave their homes except for most urgent work, because this is the time of the year when the weather conditions in the entire region fluctuates which can cause irritation to asthma patients especially those suffering from respiratory problems. The Ministry published, on its Twitter account, instructions and advice for patients with asthma and respiratory system to carry a bronchodilator at all times and to use it when necessary if the doctor prescribes it for you. The Ministry also said such patients must go immediately to the nearest health center or hospital in the event the emergency spray does not respond and the symptoms are severe

Kuwait MOH: Ban on 34 countries remains in effect; quarantine is 14 days – Stick to health rules

KUWAIT Nov 4: The Ministry of Health has not recommended any amendment to the quarantine period for travellers entering the country – the quarantine period is still 14 days, reports Al-Qabas daily quoting sources from the health sector. Sources said that the list of countries whose nationals are banned from entering the country remains in effect and no amendment has been done so far. Sources clarified no decision has been taken in terms of the proposals regarding the list of banned countries and the quarantine period, indicating the health authorities are still studying these proposals. Speaking to the daily, health sector officials affirmed that the ministry is closely monitoring developments in the epidemiological situation of the virus locally and internationally. The ministry is coordi...

Indians without valid travel documents can now register for Emergency Certificates

Embassy of India is pleased to announce the launch of a ‘Registration Drive’ for Indian nationals in Kuwait who do not have valid travel documents such as valid passport or valid Emergency Certificates. All those without travel documents are advised to register by filling in the google form online ( by submitting duly filled-in enclosed application form at the boxes kept at the Embassy Consular Hall and at Indian passport offices in Sharq, Jleeb Al Shuwaikh and Fahaheel. Please note that the current Passport/Emergency Certificate number will be the de-facto registration number for this drive. This registration number may be quoted for any further correspondence or updates. For any queries, please write to It may be noted that...