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Kuwait: New health fees on expats, visitors

The Ministry of Health has decided to impose new fees on expatriates and visitors and decision issued by the Minister of Health, Dr. Ahmed Al-Awadi, details these fees, however, some category of the people who are being treated as Kuwaitis will not be affected by the decision, reports Al-Anba daily. The Ministry of Health said, in the statement, that the fees do not include Kuwaiti patients, emergency or critical cases, cancer cases, children of non-Kuwaiti patients, or other humanitarian cases, and are limited to specific categories such as patients of non-emergency and pre-scheduled operations for non-citizens. 

Link: http://www.arabtimesonline.com/news/new-health-fees-on-expats-visitors/

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