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Schools & Colleges Are Safe At Kuwait “Kuwait is a bold stick for troublemakers who try to breach its social structure that has been well-knit for long years,” reports Al-Rai daily Minister of Education and Higher Educ... August 19, 2015 0 684 Category: Kuwait Local News
1,350 bottle foreign liquor confiscated at Shuwaikh port Customs General Department officers confiscated nearly 1,350 bottles of foreign liquor that were smuggled in a refrigerated apple container coming from the United Arab Emirates. The container had arri... August 19, 2015 0 796 Category: Kuwait Local News
Kuwait City Among Top 10 In Liveability Rise Kuwait City is one of 10 cities in the world with the most improved liveability scores over five years, according to a study conducted by Economist Intelligence Unit. The British study, published on T... August 19, 2015 0 975 Category: Kuwait Local News
Kuwaitis United Against Terrorist Plots - Speaker National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanem warned against the dangers of the current security situation in Kuwait, especially after the discovery of a terrorist cell and a large arsenal of weapons. ... August 19, 2015 0 755 Category: Kuwait Local News
Kuwait Airport Contract Awarded Finally  Kuwait's government said it had awarded a contract to build a new terminal at Kuwait International Airport to the same consortium that had an earlier more-expensive bid dismissed. Turkey&... August 19, 2015 0 957 Category: Kuwait Local News
Earth Quake In Kuwait An earthquake of magnitude 4.1 on the Richter Scale was experienced in the northeast part of Kuwait on Tuesday afternoon, which was felt by Kuwaitis and expatriates at different locations, reports Al-... August 19, 2015 0 2326 Category: Kuwait Local News
MoH Health Insurance Dry Up Expats Pockets Several expatriates expressed the predicament they face in spending long hours for completing the health insurance procedures and paying huge amounts imposed on them for health insurance prior to the ... August 18, 2015 0 738 Category: Kuwait Local News
GTD Issues 46,933 Citations In 7 Days The General Traffic Department (GTD) conducted a series of security campaigns in the six governorates from Aug 9-15, leading to the issuance of 46,933 traffic citations, impounding of 2,519 vehicles... August 18, 2015 0 845 Category: Kuwait Local News
Dead Dolphins Found On Kuwait Beach Environment police received a call regarding two dead dolphins on the beach, in front of a citizen’s chalet. A research team from Biological Variation Preservation Department was called along wi... August 18, 2015 0 723 Category: Kuwait Local News
Authority Follows Up On Beautification Projects In Kuwait The Public Authority of Agriculture Affairs and Fish Resources (PAAAFR) announced yesterday that it is still carrying out projects of beautifying local parks and improving road conditions. PAAAFR &lsq... August 18, 2015 0 796 Category: Kuwait Local News
Labor Department Ban Smoking Director of Mubarak Al-Kabeer Labor Department Hassan Al-Khader issued a circular banning smoking in the department because of health concerns to employees and patrons. A special room was designated f... August 18, 2015 0 697 Category: Kuwait Local News
Bangkok Hindu Shrine Bombing Bangkok: As Thailand PM Prayuth Chan-ocha talked about setting up of a "war room" to hunt the perpetrators of the attack, investigators have identified a suspect on CCTV near the site of exp... August 18, 2015 0 648 Category: Kuwait Local News
Ageing Shuaiba Refinery Shut After Fire ‘Not A Terrorist Act’ A fire at Kuwait’s 200,000 barrel-per-day Shuaiba oil refinery on Monday led to its total shutdown but there were no casualties, an official at state refiner... August 18, 2015 0 1522 Category: Kuwait Local News
23 Expats Deported Last Week For Driving Without License Twenty-three expats were sent to the deportation center for driving without a license, while 37 drivers were detained during traffic department campaigns between August 9 and August 15. The campaigns ... August 18, 2015 0 634 Category: Kuwait Local News
2,800 Telephone Lines Hit By Construction Works In Shuwaikh Around 2,800 telephone lines in Shuwaikh Industrial Area have stopped functioning since Thursday due to the ground cable damage caused by the ongoing construction works to develop Jamal Abdul Nasser R... August 18, 2015 0 677 Category: Kuwait Local News
Citizen Dead and Wife Injured In Head on Collision A 43-year-old citizen died when he met with an accident along Artal Road while his wife sustained serious injuries. Securitymen and paramedics rushed to the location after receiving information on the... August 18, 2015 0 1197 Category: Kuwait Local News
Man Dead, Wife Injured In Head-on Collision KUWAIT: A Kuwaiti man in his forties was killed and a woman identified as his wife was critically injured during a head-on collision with another vehicle on the Artal Road south of the country yesterd... August 18, 2015 0 659 Category: Kuwait Local News
‘Educational Districts Prep For Mandatory Transfer Of Teachers’ KUWAIT CITY, Aug 17: Educational districts are now preparing for the mandatory transfer of teachers from elementary schools to intermediate and high schools in the new academic year, reports Al- ... August 18, 2015 0 772 Category: Kuwait Local News
6 Held During Raids On Massage Facilities Authorities in Kuwait have arrested six people during a raid on massage facilities in the upscale area of Salmiya in the capital Kuwait City. The six admitted during questioning that they were involve... August 18, 2015 0 768 Category: Kuwait Local News
Deadly Bomb Blast Rocks Central Bangkok A bomb has exploded close to a shrine in the centre of the Thai capital, Bangkok, police say. Local reports suggest at least 12 people have died and dozens have been injured. The BBC's Jonat... August 17, 2015 0 814 Category: Kuwait Local News