The Kuwaiti National Assembly agrees to reconsider granting driving licenses to expatriates
The Kuwaiti National Assembly agrees to reconsider granting driving licenses to expatriates

Today, in its private session, the National Assembly of Kuwait revealed a number of recommendations, in order to address the issue of traffic law and deaths resulting from it and grant driving licenses to all expatriates in Kuwait, and decided to refer it to the Parliamentary Affairs and Interior Affairs Committee, to prepare a report thereon, within three months. .

In a related context, the recommendations included, the government submitting a traffic bill for the current year 2020 to the National Assembly to keep pace with the current developments and to organize the violations effectively, and to take into account the gradual punishment, to achieve deterrence, and to regulate the articles related to bicycles, in terms of their definition and organization of their walking.

In this regard, the recommendations indicated the formation of a joint committee between the Kuwaiti Ministry of Interior, the Kuwaiti Ministry of Public Works and the Ministry of Municipalities, to develop solutions to the problem of traffic jams.

On the one hand, he called for a review of the conditions for granting driving licenses to residents and expatriates in Kuwait, in order to urge them to use public transport or mass transport, taking into account all the requirements for granting licenses.