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Egyptians Dominate Government Sector In Kuwait Kuwait’s government is employing 91,475 foreigners from 115 countries, official figures indicate. The total number of employees in the public sector stands at 368,745, including 277,297 Kuw... December 17, 2015 0 1021 Category: Kuwait Local News
A Kuwaiti Held With A Gun And 5 Bullets Hawally securitymen arrested a young Kuwaiti man for consuming alcohol with a bottle of locally brewed liquor, a gun and five bullets in his possession, reports Al-Rai daily. According to security ... December 17, 2015 0 897 Category: Kuwait Local News
Residency Department Arrested 7 Wanted Women Officers from the General Residency Department arrested 7 women with an Asian man for violating residency law. A security source said some of the suspects were wanted for various criminal and others h... December 17, 2015 0 1456 Category: Kuwait Local News
Terminate All Expat Government Employees Over 50 The Civil Services Commission (CSC) has received instructions to terminate all expatriate government employees aged 50 and above effective as of March 1, 2016, Arabic local Al Anbaa reported quoting s... December 17, 2015 0 3389 Category: Kuwait Local News
A Kuwaiti Woman Jailed For Stealing Her Husband Bag The Misdemeanor Court of Appeals nullified the verdict of First Instance Court that sentenced a Kuwaiti woman to six months in prison with hard labor on the allegation of stealing her husband’s ... December 16, 2015 0 875 Category: Kuwait Local News
Tighten Security At Entry Ports The Director- General of the General Administration of Customs Khaled Al-Saif has issued oral instructions to tighten customs supervision at land, sea and air ports, reports Al-Qabas daily quoting a c... December 16, 2015 0 845 Category: Kuwait Local News
An Indian Taxi Driver Caught Selling Liquor An Indian taxi driver was arrested in Mangaf for trading in alcohol with 94 bottles of local liquor in his possession, reports Al-Rai daily. While patrolling the area, a team of securitymen noticed th... December 16, 2015 0 1054 Category: Kuwait Local News
Investigation Department Raided Several Livestock Pens In Kabad Area Hunt for weapons in farmhouses Aided by helicopters and patrolmen, detectives from the General Investigation Department raided several livestock pens in Kabad area and retrieved four pieces of we... December 16, 2015 0 663 Category: Kuwait Local News
No Fuel Subsidies For Expats The government’s decision to stop fuel subsidies is expected to have negative impact on the private sector by increasing its production costs, and thus increase the prices of various goods and s... December 16, 2015 0 1763 Category: Kuwait Local News
DNA Tests Required To Get Passports The Ministry of Interior’s Assistant Undersecretary for Citizenship and Passports Major General Mazen Al-Jarrah said that DNA tests will be a condition to issue new Kuwaiti passports with the pu... December 16, 2015 0 763 Category: Kuwait Local News
Traffic Crackdown  Officers from the Capital Traffic Department issued 9,527 traffic citations recently. In compliance with the instructions of Director General of the General Traffic Department Major General Fahd... December 16, 2015 0 1076 Category: Kuwait Local News
Bogus Maids Office Busted In line with the continuous efforts exerted by the Ministry of Interior to prevent the spread of crimes and bring criminals to justice, officers from the General Department of Residency Affairs arrest... December 16, 2015 0 781 Category: Kuwait Local News
An Egyptian Man Died Of His Wounds After Jumping From 6th Floor In Nugra Egyptian Jumps To Death In Nugra Sixth floor of a building , Police went to the location and recovered the body after receiving an emergency call from a Jordanian man about the incident , hi... December 16, 2015 0 835 Category: Kuwait Local News
Teenagers Under The Age Of 16 Banned From Social Media Teenagers under the age of 16 could be banned from Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram and email if they do not have parental permission to use the social media. The European Union is on the verge of pus... December 16, 2015 0 660 Category: Kuwait Local News
MOE Will Form A Committee To Investigate Non-accredited Certificates Education Ministry to probe non-accredited certificates of some teaching members in the Public Authority for Applied Education and Training (PAAET) and Kuwait University, said a top ministry&rsqu... December 16, 2015 0 822 Category: Kuwait Local News
Grooms Long Hair Leads To Divorce During Wedding A Saudi groom divorced his bride during their wedding after an argument between him and the bride’s mother over his long hair. The groom was posing for a photograph with his bride when his mo... December 15, 2015 0 1357 Category: Kuwait Local News
Indian Maid Died When A Car Ran Over Her  An Indian man died in Ardiya Industrial area when he was run over by a vehicle , the corpse of the man has been referred to forensics while the driver sent to the police station for investigatio... December 15, 2015 0 1057 Category: Kuwait Local News
Indian Held At Airport While Trying To Smuggle Marijuana Customs officers at Kuwait Airport foiled an attempt by Indian passenger to smuggle 2.2 kilos of Marijuana to the country. The suspect had carefully hidden the contraband inside a box in his luggage ,... December 15, 2015 0 997 Category: Kuwait Local News
Viva Take Over Saudi Telecom Co 7010.SE (STC) will offer 1 dinar ($3.30) per share to buy out other shareholders in its Kuwaiti affiliate Viva (VIVA.KW), the former monopoly said on Monday, amounting to a 9 percent ... December 15, 2015 0 1149 Category: Kuwait Local News
Medical Consent Form Is Mandatory Now In Both Public And Private Hospitals Kuwait has introduced compulsory medical consent forms that require patients to give approval before any procedure. Under the new document, doctors will be mandated to brief patients about medical ... December 15, 2015 0 727 Category: Kuwait Local News