Kuwait needs to immediately confront electronic threats.

American cybersecurity expert Guillermo Christensen has warned that Iran is a major threat to cybersecurity; hence, the need for Kuwait to immediately confront electronic threats, reports Al-Qabas daily. Christensen made the statement in a lecture that the American Embassy organized recently at Saad...

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759 retirees back to work.

First Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Interior and Acting Minister of Defense Sheikh Talal Al-Khaled has issued directives and instructions to enroll 759 retired employees of the Ministry of Interior and those with previous services in the military authorities in the re-service course, reports Al-Qabas...

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Kuwait condemns burning Holy Quran in The Hague.

‘Act risks fueling Muslim anger worldwide’Kuwait has strongly condemned and denounced the tearing and burning of a copy of the Holy Quran by an extremist in The Hague, according to a statement by Foreign Minister Sheikh Salem Abdullah Al- Jaber Al-Sabah. “This is new provocative act that came only...

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Teacher who resigned keeps getting salaries.

In an incident that may seem strange and unprecedented, a Kuwaiti teacher urged the Ministry of Education to take back the amounts that were paid to him by mistake after his resignation, reports Al-Anba daily. In a press statement, an Islamic Education teacher Ghanem Al-Husseini explained that he had resigned...

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Medical exam tests now in 4 days instead of month – ‘Long queues thing of the past’.

Crowds of people waiting in long queues at labor examination centers a few months ago, have become a thing of the past, after the Mishref Examination Center entered service in mid-2022, with a capacity of 1,000 cases per day, reports Al-Qabas daily. Health sources told the daily the increase in blood...

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KFH, two other banks preparing to launch Google Pay in Kuwait.

After activating the “Samsung Pay” and “Apple Pay” services for electronic payment, it looks imminent that Kuwaiti banks are close to launching “Google Pay”, reports Al-Rai daily. In this regard, the daily has learned from sources that the Central Bank of Kuwait has granted at least 3 banks,...

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‘Cold, fog, rain expected’.

Kuwait is predicted to see cold weather with foggy conditions and light scattered showers today, according to a meteorologist. Visibility is expected to drop below 1000 meters later this evening into the early morning hours on Wednesday, said Amira Al-Azmi to KUNA. Low temperatures are expected to drop...

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MP laments 4-month stagnation on key bills.

NO-SHOW ASSEMBLY ADJOURNED … RESIGNATION TO CROWN PRINCEHis Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Mishal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received on Tuesday His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Ahmad Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah who handed His Highness the Crown Prince in writing resignation of his government.National...

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Interior Ministry holds mock drills at Mishref Fairgrounds using ammunition, stun grenades.

Kuwait’s Interior Ministry on Tuesday urged conventional and social media to refrain from false reporting and to instead obtain news from official sources, explaining it held a mock exercise at the Mishref International Fairgrounds on Tuesday evening using ammunition and stun grenades.This exercise...

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Panel to begin trial operation of land allocation program system.

The Municipal Coordinating Committee assigned the Deputy Director General for the Development and Information Sector, Eng. Fahd Patel in coordination with the Survey Sector, to start the trial operation of the land allocation program system, provided that it takes place within a week and notify the Government...

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