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March 23, 2021: Health Alert – Curfew & Entry Restriction Changes on March 23

Location: Kuwait   Event: On March 22, the government of Kuwait announced changes to curfew restrictions and entry requirements.   Curfew Restrictions  Starting March 23, curfew will begin one hour later. Curfew will be in effect from 6:00 PM to 5:00 AM daily until April 8.  U.S. citizens should observe the restrictions announced by the Kuwaiti government ...
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March 21, 2021: Message to U.S. Citizens – Status of Economic Impact Payments

March 21, 2021  Second Round of Economic Impact Payments  The U.S. Embassy has already contacted, or attempted to contact, all those whose second round Economic Impact Payment check arrived at the Embassy. If you have not been contacted, this likely means the Embassy did not receive your check. Though not anticipated, if we receive any more second ...
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March 17, 2021: Message to U.S. Citizens – Second Round of Stimulus Checks, Updated Information on Economic Impact Payments

March 17, 2021 Second Round of Economic Impact Payments The U.S. Embassy just received a batch of the second round of the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) Economic Impact Payments. Today’s message supersedes our January 06 and  March 15 messages regarding Economic Impact Payments. If you believe you are entitled to an economic payment AND have not received a direct ...
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March 15, 2021: Message for U.S. Citizens – Economic Impact Payments from the American Rescue Plan

March 15, 2021 U.S. citizens living in Kuwait may qualify for Economic Impact Payments from the American Rescue Plan .  The federal government strongly encourages federal benefit recipients to choose direct deposit.  If you have chosen direct deposit, payment will be automatically deposited into the same banking account used for your previous tax returns.  For more information on Direct Deposit see our December 21st message to U.S. citizens . ...
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