General Department for Residency Affairs affiliated to the Citizenships and Passports Sector of Ministry of Interior discovered that 351 expatriates are registered under the sponsorship of 15 closed companies in Sharq area.
In a press statement issued by Ministry of Interior, Public Relations and Security Media Department explained that it received information about some expatriates being sponsored by closed companies.
After the Financial Services Department confirmed that the companies are closed, the names of these companies were included in the blacklist in order to prevent them from bringing any more expatriates into the country.
The owners of the companies were summoned for investigations regarding the reasons behind the closing of the companies and to necessary legal actions in this regard. The department affirmed that the General Department for Residency Affairs will continue to carry out such campaigns against fake companies.
Source: Arab Times