Home Kuwait Forum Kuwait Guide Moving to Kuwait Real Estate Healthcare in Kuwait
Kuwait
Resources
City Guides
JoinSign In
AGS Worldwide Movers

Expat Guide to Living in Jabriya

Whether you're already living in Jabriya or preparing to move to Jabriya, our Expat Guide to Living in Kuwait offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Jabriya. For answers to specific questions, visit our Kuwait Forum to talk with expats in Jabriya.

Culture Shock Report

Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Jabriya handle it can be very comforting. Help others preparing to move to Jabriya by filling out our Culture Shock Report.

Submit a Culture Shock Report

Living Overseas Report

What are people's priorities in Jabriya - work? family? socializing? What are the best ways to meet other expats? Are people accepting of racial, cultural and religious differences? Help other expats and people moving to Jabriya by filling out our Living Overseas Report.

Submit a Living Overseas Report

Moving Overseas Report

What should you take with you when you move to Jabriya? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Jabriya? Help others moving to Jabriya by filling out our Moving Overseas Report.

Submit a Moving Overseas Report

Reviews of Schools in Jabriya

Reviews and school profiles from expat parents and even a few school administrators in Jabriya. Great place to find insight into school facilities, teachers and curriculum. Below are some of the reviews from expats in Jabriya:
Submit an International School Review

Dream vs. Reality Report

Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Jabriya. If you are already living in Jabriya, share how those "dreams" have been fulfilled, and how they have not by filling out our Dream vs. Reality Report.

Submit a Dream vs. Reality Report

Overseas Retirement Report

Retiring abroad can be a great option for retirees seeking their dream lifestyle at an affordable price. Help other retirees, who are thinking about retiring in Jabriya by filling out our Overseas Retirement report.

Submit a Retire Abroad Report

Having a Baby Abroad Report

How did expats choose their doctors, midwives, hospitals? What is childbirth like in Jabriya? Help other expats who are preparing to have a baby in Jabriya by filling out our Having a Baby Abroad Report.

Submit a Having a Baby Abroad Report

Working Abroad Report

What's it like to find a job in Jabriya? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Jabriya? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.

Submit a Working Abroad Report
Cigna Expat Health InsuranceExpatriate Health Insurance

Get a quote for expat health insurance in Kuwait from our partner, Cigna Global Health.
Get a Quote

Living-in-KuwaitKuwait Expat: Ten Tips for Living in Kuwait

Ten Tips for Living in Kuwait from Kuwait Expats.

Ten Tips for Living in Kuwait from Kuwait Expats....

Kuwait Guide
Other Links
Our Story Our Team Contact Us Submit an Article Advertising Travel Warnings

Copyright 1997-2020 Burlingame Interactive, Inc.

Privacy Policy Legal


Debugging Information
ColdFusion Server Enterprise 9,0,2,282541
Template /expatguide.cfm
Time Stamp 05-Jul-20 11:09 PM
Locale English (US)
User Agent CCBot/2.0 (https://commoncrawl.org/faq/)
Remote IP 162.158.78.108
Host Name 162.158.78.108


Execution Time

Total Time Avg Time Count Template
168 ms 168 ms 1 top level /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm
9 ms 9 ms 1 /home/www/html/navtop_rdesign5.cfm
4 ms 4 ms 1 /home/www/html/Application.cfm
4 ms 4 ms 1 /home/www/html/navmeta_rdesign4.cfm
3 ms 3 ms 1 /home/www/html/navsidesbottom_rdesign5.cfm
2 ms 2 ms 1 /home/www/html/navcontentbox.cfm
2 ms 2 ms 1 /home/www/html/navleader_rdesign5.cfm
2 ms 2 ms 1 /home/www/html/navrightmidcolumn_rdesign5.cfm
0 ms 0 ms 1 /home/www/html/boolsearch.cfm
0 ms 0 ms 1 /home/www/html/bottommobilenav_rdesign5.cfm
0 ms 0 ms 1 /home/www/html/bottomnav_rdesign5.cfm
0 ms 0 ms 1 /home/www/html/constants.cfm
0 ms 0 ms 1 /home/www/html/leftnav_rdesign5.cfm
0 ms 0 ms 2 /home/www/html/navinjection.cfm
0 ms 0 ms 1 /home/www/html/navjoin_rdesign5.cfm
0 ms 0 ms 1 /home/www/html/rewritearticle.cfm
0 ms 0 ms 3 /home/www/html/rewritecityname.cfm
0 ms 0 ms 3 /home/www/html/rewriteqoptionsctry.cfm
0 ms 0 ms 3 /home/www/html/rewritereport.cfm
0 ms 0 ms 1 /var/www/expatexchange.com/expat/datasources.cfm
0 ms 0 ms 1 /var/www/expatexchange.com/expat/ibkey.cfm
0 ms 0 ms 1 /var/www/expatexchange.com/expat/queries/qry_GeneralSet.cfm
1 ms  STARTUP, PARSING, COMPILING, LOADING, & SHUTDOWN
173 ms  TOTAL EXECUTION TIME
red = over 250 ms average execution time


SQL Queries

GeneralSet (Datasource=forum, Time=0ms, Records=1, Cached Query) in /var/www/expatexchange.com/expat/queries/qry_GeneralSet.cfm @ 23:09:39.039
  SELECT * FROM genset 
WHERE dbname = "ee"
UpdateUserVisits (Datasource=forum, Time=2ms, Records=1) in /home/www/html/Application.cfm @ 23:09:39.039
      	  UPDATE users
      	  SET uservisits = uservisits + 1              
       	  WHERE username = 'guest'
    	
GetNetworks (Datasource=expert, Time=1ms, Records=153, Cached Query) in /home/www/html/navmeta_rdesign4.cfm @ 23:09:39.039
	Select *
	From Networks
	where isCity = 'country'
	order by networkname
getname (Datasource=expert, Time=0ms, Records=1, Cached Query) in /home/www/html/navmeta_rdesign4.cfm @ 23:09:39.039
	Select networkname, forumLink, frmid, networktype, isCity, hot, networkID, usekeywords, metatitle, shortname, shortnamecap
	From Networks
	Where networkID = 67 
getcities (Datasource=expert, Time=0ms, Records=6, Cached Query) in /home/www/html/navmeta_rdesign4.cfm @ 23:09:39.039
	Select *
	From citynetworks
	Where networkID = 67
	and status <> 'hold'
	ORDER by city
getcity (Datasource=expert, Time=1ms, Records=1) in /home/www/html/navmeta_rdesign4.cfm @ 23:09:39.039
	Select *
	From citynetworks
	Where citynetworkid = 5034 
GetForums (Datasource=forum, Time=0ms, Records=154, Cached Query) in /home/www/html/navmeta_rdesign4.cfm @ 23:09:39.039
  SELECT f.frmid, frmname, f.catid
  FROM forums f
  WHERE dbname = "ee"
and frmname <> "ee"
and frmname <> "Ecuador Welcome Forum"
and f.catid = 2
  GROUP BY f.frmid
  ORDER BY frmname
getname (Datasource=expert, Time=0ms, Records=1, Cached Query) in /home/www/html/navmeta_rdesign4.cfm @ 23:09:39.039
	Select *
	From Networks
	Where networkID = 67 
getphoto (Datasource=expert, Time=0ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/navmeta_rdesign4.cfm @ 23:09:39.039
	Select *
	From countryphotos
	Where networkID = 67
	and citynetworkid = 5034 
checklog (Datasource=stats, Time=1ms, Records=1) in /home/www/html/navtop_rdesign5.cfm @ 23:09:39.039
SELECT *
FROM tracking
WHERE ipaddress = '162.158.78.108'
and logtime > "2020-04-05"
and param1 = 'aw'
ORDER BY logtime DESC
checklogother (Datasource=stats, Time=0ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/navtop_rdesign5.cfm @ 23:09:39.039
SELECT *
FROM tracking
WHERE ipaddress = '162.158.78.108'
and logtime > "2020-07-05 00:00:00.000"
and logtime < "2020-07-05 23:59:59.999"
and param1 <> 'aw'
and param1 <> 'awdyn'
ORDER BY logtime DESC
checklogdynamicpre (Datasource=stats, Time=1ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/navtop_rdesign5.cfm @ 23:09:39.039
SELECT *
FROM tracking
WHERE ipaddress = '162.158.78.108'
and logtime > "2020-06-28"
and param1 = 'awdyn'
ORDER BY logtime DESC
contentcheck (Datasource=expert, Time=0ms, Records=1) in /home/www/html/navtop_rdesign5.cfm @ 23:09:39.039
	SELECT *
	From contentcountcountry
	Where networkid = 67 
gettopbanner (Datasource=expert, Time=0ms, Records=1, Cached Query) in /home/www/html/navleader_rdesign5.cfm @ 23:09:39.039
	Select *
	From banners, bannerPlacement
	WHERE status <> "hold"
	AND position = "eebannercountry"
    and toDate > "2020-07-04"
    and fromDate < "2020-07-05"
    and bannerPlacement.networkid = 67
    and bannerPlacement.bannerid = banners.bannerid
UpdatePageViews (Datasource=expert, Time=2ms, Records=1) in /home/www/html/navleader_rdesign5.cfm @ 23:09:39.039
  UPDATE banners
  SET impressions = impressions + 1
  WHERE bannerid = 869 
citystatus (Datasource=expert, Time=1ms, Records=1) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:39.039
	Select *
	From citynetworks 
	Where citynetworkid = 5034 
gettaxgeneral (Datasource=expert, Time=4ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
	Select title, hitopic, hidescript, author, articles.articleID, hiimg, hpimg, summary, authorurl
	FROM articles, articlePlacement, articlecityplace 
 	Where hitopic <> ''
 	and articlePlacement.networkID = 67 
 	and articlecityplace.citynetworkid = 5034
    AND articlecityplace.articleID = articles.articleID
	AND articlePlacement.articleID = articles.articleID
	and hidescript <> ''
    and type = '3'
    and articles.topic <> 'Weekly Quizzes'
   	and articles.topic <> 'Weekly Quizzes: Answers'
    and general <> 'bb'
    and summary <> ''
    and publishdate < "2020-07-05"
    ORDER by articles.articleID desc
gettaxgeneral (Datasource=expert, Time=4ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
	Select title, hitopic, hidescript, author, articles.articleID, hiimg, hpimg, summary, authorurl
	FROM articles, articlePlacement 
 	Where hitopic <> ''
	and (((title LIKE '%Jabriya%') OR (author LIKE '%Jabriya%') OR (hitopic LIKE '%Jabriya%') OR (hidescript LIKE '%Jabriya%')))
	and articlePlacement.networkID = 67 
	AND articlePlacement.articleID = articles.articleID
	and hidescript <> ''
    and type = '3'
    and articles.topic <> 'Weekly Quizzes'
   	and articles.topic <> 'Weekly Quizzes: Answers'
    and general <> 'bb'
    and summary <> ''
    and author <> 'Expat Exchange Member'
   and author <> 'ExpatExchange Member'
      and author <> 'ExpatExchange.com Member'
    and publishdate < "2020-07-05"
    ORDER by articles.articleID desc
getqoid (Datasource=reports, Time=1ms, Records=1) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
SELECT qoid, value 
FROM qoptions 

WHERE value = 'Kuwait' 

and qid = 46
checkretirefeature (Datasource=expert, Time=5ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
		Select networkname as ctry, city, networkid, rid, networkname, answerid
		FROM allreports
         where rid = 96
      
         and networkid = 67 
         and citynetworkid = 5034 
         and city <> ''
         order by date DESC
checkretire (Datasource=expert, Time=6ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
		Select networkname as ctry, city, networkid, rid, networkname, answerid
		FROM allreports
         where rid = 96
      
         and networkid = 67 
         and citynetworkid = 5034 
         and city <> ''
         
   	 order by date DESC
   	
checkparenting (Datasource=expert, Time=5ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
		Select networkname as ctry, city, networkid, rid, networkname, answerid
		FROM allreports
         where rid = 98
      
         and networkid = 67 
         and citynetworkid = 5034 
         and city <> ''
         
   	 order by date DESC
   	
checkdreamfeature (Datasource=expert, Time=6ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
		Select networkname as ctry, city, networkid, rid, networkname, answerid
		FROM allreports
         where rid = 97
      
         and networkid = 67 
         and citynetworkid = 5034 
         and city <> ''
         order by date DESC
checkdream (Datasource=expert, Time=5ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
		Select networkname as ctry, city, networkid, rid, networkname, answerid
		FROM allreports
         where rid = 97
      
         and networkid = 67 
         and citynetworkid = 5034 
         and city <> ''
         
   	 order by date DESC
   	
checkculturefeature (Datasource=expert, Time=6ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
		Select networkname as ctry, city, networkid, rid, networkname, answerid
		FROM allreports
         where rid = 95
      
         and networkid = 67 
         and citynetworkid = 5034 
         and city <> ''
         order by date DESC
checkculture (Datasource=expert, Time=5ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
		Select networkname as ctry, city, networkid, rid, networkname, answerid
		FROM allreports
         where rid = 95
      
         and networkid = 67 
         and citynetworkid = 5034 
         and city <> ''
         
   	 order by date DESC
   	
checkmovingfeature (Datasource=expert, Time=5ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
		Select networkname as ctry, city, networkid, rid, networkname, answerid
		FROM allreports
         where rid = 63
         and city <> ''
         
         and networkid = 67 
         and citynetworkid = 5034 
		order by date DESC
checkmoving (Datasource=expert, Time=5ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
		Select networkname as ctry, city, networkid, rid, networkname, answerid
		FROM allreports
         where rid = 63
         and city <> ''
         
         and networkid = 67 
         and citynetworkid = 5034 
   	 order by date DESC
   	
checklivingfeature (Datasource=expert, Time=5ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
		Select networkname as ctry, city, networkid, rid, networkname, answerid
		FROM allreports
         where rid = 58
           and city <> ''
      
         and networkid = 67 
         and citynetworkid = 5034 
		order by date DESC
checkliving (Datasource=expert, Time=5ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
		Select networkname as ctry, city, networkid, rid, networkname, answerid
		FROM allreports
         where rid = 58
         and city <> ''
         
         and networkid = 67 
         and citynetworkid = 5034 
   	 order by date DESC
   	
checkbaby (Datasource=expert, Time=5ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
		Select networkname as ctry, city, networkid, rid, networkname, answerid
		FROM allreports
         where rid = 88
         and city <> ''
         
         and networkid = 67 
         and citynetworkid = 5034 
   	 order by date DESC
   	
checkwork (Datasource=expert, Time=6ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
		Select networkname as ctry, city, networkid, rid, networkname, answerid
		FROM allreports
         where rid = 65
         and city <> ''
         
         and networkid = 67 
         and citynetworkid = 5034 
   	 order by date DESC
   	
checkschool (Datasource=expert, Time=5ms, Records=3) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
		Select networkname as ctry, city, networkid, rid, networkname, answerid
		FROM allreports
         where rid = 62
         and city <> ''
         
         and networkid = 67 
         and citynetworkid = 5034 
   	 order by date DESC
   	
getrealestateadvice (Datasource=tipripper, Time=6ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
SELECT *
FROM allreports, Networks
WHERE rid = 100
and Networks.networkid = 67
and allreports.networkid = 67
and (allreports.topicid = 9 or allreports.topicid = 10 or allreports.topicid = 11)
and hide <> 'y'
order by allreports.answerid DESC
getrealestateadvice (Datasource=tipripper, Time=7ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
SELECT *
FROM allreports, Networks 
WHERE rid = 100
and Networks.networkid = 67
and allreports.networkid = 67
 and allreports.citynetworkid2 =  5034
and (allreports.topicid = 9 or allreports.topicid = 10 or allreports.topicid = 11)
and hide <> 'y'
order by allreports.answerid DESC
getrestaurants (Datasource=tipripper, Time=8ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
SELECT *
FROM allreports, Networks
WHERE rid = 100
and Networks.networkid = 67
and allreports.networkid = 67
and allreports.topicid = 15
and hide <> 'y'
order by allreports.answerid DESC
getrestaurants (Datasource=tipripper, Time=10ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
SELECT *
FROM allreports, Networks 
WHERE rid = 100
and Networks.networkid = 67
and allreports.networkid = 67
 and allreports.citynetworkid2 =  5034
and allreports.topicid = 15
and hide <> 'y'
order by allreports.answerid DESC
gethealthcare (Datasource=tipripper, Time=10ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
SELECT *
FROM allreports, Networks
WHERE rid = 100
and Networks.networkid = 67
and allreports.networkid = 67
and allreports.topicid = 7
and hide <> 'y'
order by allreports.answerid DESC
gethealthcare (Datasource=tipripper, Time=11ms, Records=0) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
SELECT *
FROM allreports, Networks 
WHERE rid = 100
and Networks.networkid = 67
and allreports.networkid = 67
 and allreports.citynetworkid2 =  5034
and allreports.topicid = 7
and hide <> 'y'
order by allreports.answerid DESC
getname (Datasource=expert, Time=0ms, Records=1, Cached Query) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
	Select *
	From Networks
	Where networkID = 67 
getschoolname (Datasource=reports, Time=4ms, Records=1) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
				SELECT DISTINCT answerstext.answer
				FROM answerstext
				WHERE answerstext.answerid = 27297
				AND answerstext.qid = 82
					
getschoolname (Datasource=reports, Time=5ms, Records=1) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
				SELECT DISTINCT answerstext.answer
				FROM answerstext
				WHERE answerstext.answerid = 25010
				AND answerstext.qid = 82
					
getschoolname (Datasource=reports, Time=4ms, Records=1) in /home/www/html/expatguide.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
				SELECT DISTINCT answerstext.answer
				FROM answerstext
				WHERE answerstext.answerid = 3144
				AND answerstext.qid = 82
					
checkrptarticles (Datasource=reports, Time=0ms, Records=0, Cached Query) in /home/www/html/navcontentbox.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
		Select *
		FROM rptarticles, rptarticlenetworks
         where rptarticles.rptarticleID = rptarticlenetworks.rptarticleID
       and rptarticles.publishdate < "2020-07-05"
     
         and rptarticlenetworks.networkid = 67 
    ORDER by rptarticles.rptarticleID desc
    
gettaxgeneral2 (Datasource=expert, Time=0ms, Records=1, Cached Query) in /home/www/html/navcontentbox.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
	Select title, hitopic, hidescript, author, articles.articleID, hiimg, summary, authorurl, hpimg
	From articles, articlePlacement
	Where hitopic <> ''
	and articlePlacement.networkID = 67 
	AND articlePlacement.articleID = articles.articleID
	and hidescript <> ''
    and type = '3'
    and articles.topic <> 'Weekly Quizzes'
   	and articles.topic <> 'Weekly Quizzes: Answers'
    and general <> 'bb'
    and hpimg <> 'none'
    and summary <> ''
    and (articles.author = 'Betsy Burlingame' or articles.author = 'Joshua Wood')
    and publishdate < "2020-07-05"

    ORDER by articles.articleID desc
    
checkretirefeature (Datasource=expert, Time=0ms, Records=0, Cached Query) in /home/www/html/navcontentbox.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
		Select networkname as ctry, city, networkid, rid, networkname, answerid
		FROM allreports
         where rid = 96
      
         and networkid = 67 
         and city <> ''
         and date > '2013-04-01'
         order by date DESC
checkmovingfeature (Datasource=expert, Time=0ms, Records=0, Cached Query) in /home/www/html/navcontentbox.cfm @ 23:09:40.040
		Select networkname as ctry, city, networkid, rid, networkname, answerid
		FROM allreports
         where rid = 63
         and city <> ''
         
         and networkid = 67 
          and date > '2013-04-01'
		order by date DESC


Scope Variables

CGI Variables:
AUTH_PASSWORD=
AUTH_TYPE=
AUTH_USER=
CERT_COOKIE=
CERT_FLAGS=
CERT_ISSUER=
CERT_KEYSIZE=
CERT_SECRETKEYSIZE=
CERT_SERIALNUMBER=
CERT_SERVER_ISSUER=
CERT_SERVER_SUBJECT=
CERT_SUBJECT=
CF_TEMPLATE_PATH=/home/www/html/expatguide.cfm
CONTENT_LENGTH=
CONTENT_TYPE=
CONTEXT_PATH=
GATEWAY_INTERFACE=CGI/1.1
HTTPS=on
HTTPS_KEYSIZE=
HTTPS_SECRETKEYSIZE=
HTTPS_SERVER_ISSUER=
HTTPS_SERVER_SUBJECT=
HTTP_ACCEPT=text/html,application/xhtml+xml,application/xml;q=0.9,*/*;q=0.8
HTTP_ACCEPT_ENCODING=gzip
HTTP_ACCEPT_LANGUAGE=en-US,en;q=0.5
HTTP_CONNECTION=Keep-Alive
HTTP_COOKIE=
HTTP_HOST=www.expatexchange.com
HTTP_REFERER=
HTTP_USER_AGENT=CCBot/2.0 (https://commoncrawl.org/faq/)
PATH_INFO=
PATH_TRANSLATED=/home/www/html/expatguide.cfm
QUERY_STRING=networkid=67&citynetworkid=5034
REMOTE_ADDR=162.158.78.108
REMOTE_HOST=162.158.78.108
REMOTE_USER=
REQUEST_METHOD=GET
SCRIPT_NAME=/expatguide.cfm
SERVER_NAME=www.expatexchange.com
SERVER_PORT=443
SERVER_PORT_SECURE=1
SERVER_PROTOCOL=HTTP/1.1
SERVER_SOFTWARE=Apache
WEB_SERVER_API=
Session Variables:
cfid=31123499
cftoken=86120320
sessionid=IBEXPATEXCHANGE.COM_31123499_86120320
urltoken=CFID=31123499&CFTOKEN=86120320
URL Parameters:
citynetworkid=5034
networkid=67
Debug Rendering Time: 12 ms