‘Global cooperation crucial in fight against corruption’.

Deputy Chairman of the Kuwait Anti-Corruption Authority (Nazaha) Counselor Nawaf Al- Mahmel stressed on Wednesday, the importance of strengthening international cooperation in the fight against corruption, noting that the fight against corruption is no longer a local affair, but rather a phenomenon that...

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Lawmakers submit bill to ‘compensate’ SMEs.

MPs Osama Al- Shaheen, Ahmed Al-Hamad, Khalid Al-Anzi, Bader Al-Mullah and Hesham Al-Saleh have submitted a bill on granting compensation to small and medium enterprises (SMEs), which incurred losses due to the lockdown imposed by the concerned authorities at the height of the Covid-19 crisis. The bill...

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Camping tents misuse will not be ‘permitted’ – 15 camps uprooted per day.

Since the start of the desert camping season from the middle of last month, thousands of tents are spread throughout the designated camping sites, including those licensed according to the municipality’s instructions. However, the violators who set up camps without complying with the instructions have...

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Real estate prices set to drop 20-40% in 2022 – Some say it’s a ‘mistaken belief’.

After the prices of private housing kept soaring until it reached sky high during the corona crisis, real estate experts said next year these prices should drop to between 20 and 40 percent, depending on the residential areas, supported by the principle of supply and demand, while others say private...

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Border closures prevent dialogue, sharing peace: Kuwaiti diplomat.

Kuwaiti permanent delegation to the UN headquarters in New York Faisal Al-Enezi delivers a speech to a UN General Assembly session on the culture of peace late Monday.A Kuwaiti diplomat said that policies leading to the closure of borders as part of measures to contain the Omicron variant may prevent...

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Kuwait records 1st Omicron variant infection.

The Health Ministry announced on Wednesday that it had recorded the first infection of the Omicron COVID-19 variant. Speaking to KUNA, the ministry’s official spokesman Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad said that the Omicron case was of a traveler coming from one of the African countries, which recorded an Omicron...

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‘Retain dental clinics in schools’.

The Ministry of Health has asked its education counterpart to retain the oral and dental clinics in schools — 84 clinics in various educational districts, reports Al-Anba daily. The daily obtained a copy of the Health Ministry’s letter to the undersecretary of the Education Ministry stating: “We...

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Assembly legal panel approves various bills.

Rapporteur of the parliamentary Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee MP Hesham Al- Saleh disclosed that the committee approved the following bills on Sunday:■ Establishment of a shareholding company for generating solar energy,■ Cancellation of Insurance Law No. 125/2019,■ Establishment of a center...

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KD600 salary must for driving license.

Reduction in salary after change in sponsor driving license will be withdrawnThe Undersecretary of the Ministry of Interior Lieutenant General Sheikh Faisal Al-Nawaf has directed the traffic sector to filter out driving licenses granted to expatriates by reviewing the data on licenses granted to expatriates...

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Shots for 5-12 yrs soon.

With the expedition of the government’s efforts to continue improving the epidemiological situation in the country, and to preserve the positive steps that have been achieved to control the COVID-19 spread in the country, reliable government sources revealed that the COVID-19 Committee of the Ministry...

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