Kuwait’s roads standstill as students return to school.

Some roads in Kuwait came to a standstill, while others were quite busy as students in public schools and universities began their school year. Due to the current circumstances, the Interior Ministry urged road users to be patient and follow traffic laws ‘to the T’ to prevent accidents and mishapsMeanwhile...

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‘Namaste Kuwait’ showcases Indian culture, heritage.

The Embassy of India in Kuwait, in association with Indian Community Support Group (ICSG), organized the ‘Namaste Kuwait’ event — a cultural extravaganza to celebrate 75 years of India’s independence –’Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ on Friday from 8 am to 8 pm at the embassy premises. The mega...

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HH Crown Prince of Kuwait receives Sultan Al-Bohra.

His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Mishal Al- Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, received Sunday at Bayan Palace the visiting Sultan Al-Bohra Dr. Mufaddal Saifuddin and his accompanying delegation. The meeting was attended by senior officials from the Amiri Diwan and Crown Prince Diwan.His Excellency the Acting...

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‘Kuwait to ensure availability of medicines on regular basis’.

KD597 mln set aside towards purchasesFitch Solutions expects Kuwait to speed up its imports of medicines to ensure that they can be obtained on a regular basis, noting that the country’s pharmaceutical market depends almost entirely on imports, and the Ministry of Health has recently increased its imports...

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‘Verify integrity of work visa contracts’ by recruitment agencies.

The Public Authority for Manpower asked its counterpart in the Arab Republic of Egypt to verify the integrity of the contracts that precede the recruitment process to Kuwait in coordination with the concerned authorities in the country and to abide by Kuwaiti legislation and regulations to limit any violations...

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‘Palace’ in US equivalent to price of house in Kuwait.

If you have 300,000 dinars and want to buy a house in Kuwait your chances are good if it is in some remote area of Kuwait far from the capital, but you can never dream of owning house in model areas because the price of real estate in posh areas is calculated in millions, reports Al-Qabas daily. In a simple...

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‘Kuwait among top 3 Arab countries that spent most on military in 2022’.

Saudis defense budget ranks 9th in worldAn Arab country has been ranked the top ninth country in the world in terms of military spending. The volume of military spending of just three Arab countries will reach $80 billion by the end of the year 2022, reports Aljarida daily. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia...

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Committee to address imbalances, prepare strategy for food and water security system.

Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Oil, Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs and Acting Minister of State for National Assembly Affairs, Dr. Muhammad Al-Fares, stressed on the importance of the role of the Supreme National Committee to enhance the food and water security system, in order to achieve...

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Expats coming to Kuwait to be tested for skills and knowledge before visa is issued.

Expatriates coming to Kuwait should be ‘tested’ as part of plans to reform the demographic imbalance, the Director- General of the Public Authority for Manpower, Dr. Mubarak Al-Azmi, said the same will be done in cooperation with the Kuwait Society of Engineers (KSE) for related professions to ensure...

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Twitter suspends account of ‘Third’ candidate Al-Fawzan over video clip.

‘State properties must be utilized in interest of citizens’Jarrah Al- FawzanTwitter has suspended the account of Third Constituency candidate Jarrah Al- Fawzan for posting a video clip of himself calling for ratification of a law on criminalizing homosexuality. Meanwhile, former MP and Fifth Constituency...

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