Saudi brothers carrying fake Kuwaiti nationality

The crimes committed by a Saudi citizen who obtained Kuwaiti citizenship fraudulently and ensured his brothers also obtained Kuwaiti citizenship illegally may seem like a fiction but it is a true story, reports Al-Rai daily.The hero of the story, after obtaining Kuwaiti citizenship illegally, added his two brothers...

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Deportation for expats caught operating ‘makeshift’ markets

Assistant Undersecretary for Public Security Affairs at Ministry of Interior Major General Ibrahim Al-Tarrah has issued orders to deport 22 expatriates who were arrested from makeshift markets, reports Al-Anba daily. The decision to deport them is in line with implementation of the regulations related...

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ASSEMBLY OPENS SECOND LEGISLATIVE TERM TODAY

The second legislative term of the National Assembly will open tomorrow, with draft laws on pensions, petrol prices and nationality being on top of the agenda. Other draft legislations, suggested by lawmakers, deal with good governance, revision of the penal code, the family court, and the government-run...

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Corrupt officials in ‘Health’ will be dealt with: Al Harbi – Hike in fees part of reform program

Minister of Health Dr Jamal Al-Harbi affirmed that any employee of the ministry proven to be involved in corruption will be referred for questioning irrespective of his/her position, reports Aljarida daily. He indicated that the coming few weeks will witness further preparations for the inauguration...

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MoSAL to inspect nurseries – ‘Almost 100 operating illegally’

The Ministry of Social Affairs is currently coordinating with every authority in charge of private nurseries to link procedures with the inspection report issued by the Women and Children Unit in the Nursery Section at the Social Development Department, reports Al-Anba daily quoting sources.Sources confirmed...

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Kuwait donates $15 mln in Rohingya refugees aid

Kuwait announced on Monday its commitment to donate $15 million offered by official and public bodies during the International Donor Pledging Conference for the Rohingya Refugees to alleviate their sufferings. This came in a speech by Kuwait’s Deputy Foreign Minister Khaled Al-Jarallah in his speech...

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Women empowerment Kuwait’s strategic goal, says Al-Sabeeh

Kuwaiti women empowerment is one of the objectives of Kuwait sustainable development strategy, said Minister of Social Affairs and Labor Dr Hind Al-Sabeeh on Monday. “Today we have seen Kuwaiti women serving as doctors and researchers and engineers at various quarters and academies namely Kuwait University,”...

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International confab to fight diseases in Africa kicks off

Director General of the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED) Abdulwahab Al Bader has stressed Kuwait’s support to developing countries to achieve development. Founding KFAED half a century ago embodied Kuwait’s vision of the significance of international cooperation to back these countries,...

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Fuel price to rise by 47%

Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) has presented a request to the concerned committee to review all kinds of subsidies related to fuel for November 2017 based on recommendation to increase the prices by roughly 47 percent due to recent hike in the global fuel prices, reports Al-Qabas daily quoting sources.KPC...

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Asian trio held with liquor

Three Asian expatriates were arrested in possession of 166 bottles of locally manufactured liquor and 14 bottles of imported liquor. According to security sources, Farwaniya securitymen were patrolling Farwaniya area based on instructions from Farwaniya Security Director Major General Saleh Al-Enezi.They...

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