Singaporeans, who are either travelling to or already in Kuwait, are advised to exercise caution, be vigilant and take all necessary precautions to ensure personal safety. They should monitor the local news closely, observe instructions from local security authorities, and avoid areas of public gatherings or known for disturbances. They should also purchase comprehensive travel and medical insurance and be familiar with their coverage. In addition, Singaporeans are strongly encouraged to eRegister with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at http://eregister.mfa.gov.sg so that we can contact you should the need arise. Singaporeans are also advised to stay in touch with your family and friends so that they know you are safe.
Singapore has no diplomatic representation in Kuwait which constrains our ability to extend consular assistance in an emergency. Singaporeans who need consular assistance could contact the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Duty Office (24 hours) at:
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Duty Office (24-hours)
Tanglin, Singapore 248163
Telephone: +65 6379 8800 / 8855