Kuwait City – Fourteen expatriate men living in Kuwait have been convicted in a real estate scam.
The Court of Appeal sentenced the convicts from 5 to 10 years with immediate enforcement.
The court which issued its ruling today ordered the convicts to repay the sum of KD 2 million.
They were charged with selling fictitious real estate properties to Kuwaiti citizens for millions of dinars.
The convicts were operating under the guise of real estate firms holding expos to con people of their money in fraudulent transactions.