Kuwait city (AFP)14th March 2004
Kuwait yesterday scrapped prior visa requirements for citezens of 34 countries . The new decision became effective immediately and applies to nationals from North America, most of Western Europe, South East Asia , New Zealand and Australia .
Entry visas will be provided to citezens of these nations upon arrival at various terminals without the need of a Kuwaiti sponsor .The new facility applies to citizens of the US,Canada,Western Europe,Japan, malaysia, South Korea and Singapore.
All of Eastern Europe , Arab countries and south Asian nations are ecluded from the move .
The United Arab Emirates has already a similar program in place for some years .