Thomas Chandy, a prominent business man based in Kuwait, to be the new NCP Minister in Kerala

NCP's Kerala unit today decided to recommend the name of businessman-turned-politician Thomas Chandy, MLA, as minister in the LDF cabinet in place of former Transport Minister A K Saseendran who resigned over allegations of sexual misconduct.The state unit's decision would be conveyed to the national...

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His Highness the Amir of Kuwait arrives in Jordan, leading Kuwait’s delegation to the 28th Arab Summit

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah arrived in Jordan Tuesday evening, leading Kuwait's delegation to the 28th Arab Summit.He was welcomed by King Abdullah II, of Jordan, the royal advisor Prince Talal bin Mohammad, Prime Minister Dr. Hani Al-Mulki, Chief of Staff of the Royal...

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OPEC, Non-OPEC Oil Producers Recommend Extending Production Cuts By Six Months

A joint committee of ministers from OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers has agreed to review whether a global pact to limit supplies should be extended by six months, it said in a statement on Sunday.An earlier draft of the statement had said the committee “reports high level of conformity and recommends...

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Lady From Kuwait Helped A Homeless Man Eating Coconut Shells On A Street Of Mumbai

More than one million people in India are homeless and live on railway platforms, roadsides, and under the flyovers. The moment our vehicle halts at the Red light, we see a lot of people begging, some others sitting on the roadside, staring at the passersby. Not often do we go and talk to them.But this...

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Pak Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif On Official Visit In Kuwait

Pakistan Prime Minister  Mohammad Nawaz Sharif and his accompanying delegation arrived in Kuwait monday on a two-day official visit upon an invitation by His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah.Sharif met with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Sheikh Mohammad...

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Indian Nurses Unexpectedly Terminated; Complained To Indian Embassy

Indian nurses working in Farwania hospital has lodged a complaint in Indian embassy claiming they were unexpectedly terminated from employment without any advance notice. These nurses started working in the hospital 5 years back on contract. The initial contract of 3 years was getting renewed per year...

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The President and Prime Minister of India wishes National day greetings to Kuwait

On the occasion of the National Day and the Liberation Day of Kuwait, Hon’ble President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee and Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi have extended warm greetings and heartiest felicitations to H.H. Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Amir, H.H. Sheikh...

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Schools in Kuwait

Kuwait has a good education system for expatriate children. The private schools catering for the large expatriate population (and more westernised Kuwaiti children) are obliged to include Arabic and Islamic studies in their curriculum. These schools tend to follow the British and American curriculum. There...

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Hospitals in Kuwait

Kuwait has excellent medical care, but at a price – visitors are strongly advised to arrange private medical insurance before arriving. Public healthcare is provided through a number of clinics and hospitals. There are several large government hospitals in Kuwait and they are all recommended in case...

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Banks in Kuwait

The banking sector is currently dominated by local banks, although the government is in the process of issuing licences to international banks. A number of the local banks offer services akin to those found in most international banks worldwide, including savings and current accounts, credit cards,...

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