Kuwait to once again issue family, business visa to Pakistanis

Kuwait has announced to restore the issuance of family and business visas to Pakistanis after a gap of 10 years.

Federal Interior Minister – Sheikh Rashid Ahmed met with Sheikh Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah – Prime Minister of Kuwait and mulled over bilateral relations and cooperation between the two countries.

The two leaders explored various fields, propositions and avenues to increase trade, create new job opportunities and facilitate Pakistani expatriates in Kuwait.

Following the meeting, the Kuwaiti government announced to restore the issuance of family, business visas to Pakistani citizens.

Furthermore, the Kuwaiti government will issue work visas to Pakistani workers with no restrictions regarding technical visas for individuals belonging from medical and oil fields.

In a statement, Foreign Office (FO) spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri has reiterated that Pakistan values it relations with Kuwait and that the two countries share brotherly relations based on faith and mutually shared values.