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Government To Impose Taxes On Expat Money Transfers MP Dr Khalil Abdullah has asked the government to impose simple taxes on money transferred by expatriates to their countries, considering they transfer about millions of Kuwaiti dinars annually, repor... August 10, 2015 0 919 Category: Kuwait Local News
Kuwait Set To Approve $1 Billion Public Sector Pay Rises Nearly half of Kuwait’s public sector employees are set to receive double-figure salary increases worth a total $1.15 billion, under a government proposal. An average pay rise of 18 percent... August 10, 2015 0 1114 Category: Kuwait Local News
Unusual Heat Wave Hits Kuwait Kuwait is currently being affected by an unusual heat wave and record high temperatures. During the past few days, temperatures in Kuwait City recorded between 47-49 degrees Celsius, while other monit... August 10, 2015 0 1095 Category: Kuwait Local News
Call For ‘religious’ Uniform For Female Flight Attendants Call sparks passionate debate on social media over dresscode   A Kuwaiti lawmaker has sparked a passionate debate on social media after he called for the imposition of a fully conservative ... August 10, 2015 0 741 Category: Kuwait Local News
Al-Jahra Road Project - 71.5 Percentage Of Phase Two Works Completed Assistant Undersecretary of the Roads Department at the Ministry of Public Works, Engineer Ahmad Al-Hassan, announced Sunday that 71.5% of phase two of the Al-Jahra road project has been completed, pr... August 10, 2015 0 722 Category: Kuwait Local News
915,929 Travelled Through Kuwait Airport In July The total number of passengers travelled through Kuwait International airport s from July 1-31 is 915,929, informed Director General of the Airport Security General Department Major General Faisal Al-... August 10, 2015 0 683 Category: Kuwait Local News
Man Kills Son, Dumps Body The body of a citizen was found in the desert in Umm Al-Haiman yesterday, and investigations revealed the man was killed by his father. The department of relations and security information at the Inte... August 10, 2015 0 792 Category: Kuwait Local News
Issues Tissues 2 Good morning my dear and honorable readers and I am happy to be back after a long hiatus. In this article, I would like to shed some light on issues that are taking place in Kuwait and try to find a s... August 10, 2015 0 753 Category: Kuwait Local News
Home Delivery Licenses Stopped The Ministry of Commerce and Industry stopped issuing consumer home delivery services at the request of the Interior Ministry, as a ministerial decree is being prepared to regulate this activity, repo... August 10, 2015 0 903 Category: Kuwait Local News
Drunk Passenger Hurls Abuses At Air Hostess   The security authorities of the Sheikh Sa’ad Al- Abdullah Airport have referred a GCC citizen to the Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh Police Station for humiliating a female Moroccan crew member, repo... August 09, 2015 0 884 Category: Kuwait Local News
Only 28 Percentage Bedoons Eligible To Get Kuwaiti Citizenship – DNA Testing Could Disqualify More Applications The number of stateless residents in Kuwait who could be eligible to receive Kuwaiti citizenship has dropped to around 31,000, after the government earlier said at least 3,000 more could be naturalize... August 09, 2015 0 902 Category: Kuwait Local News
MEW To Cut Off Water Supply From Aug 14 , Shutdown Will Affect 18 Areas Assistant Undersecretary for Water Operations and Maintenance in the Ministry of Electricity and Water Engineer Khalifa Al-Fureij recently announced that the ministry will cut off water supply to 18 a... August 09, 2015 0 1074 Category: Kuwait Local News
Majority Work-Related Injuries In Construction Sector “It is common knowledge worldwide that majority of the workrelated injuries take place in the building and construction sector. However, in Kuwait, it happens in the business sector, restaurants... August 09, 2015 0 763 Category: Kuwait Local News
Fifty Pct Of Labourer’s Data In Ministry’s Systems Wrong “About 50 percent of the data in the systems of various sectors of Ministry of Social Affairs and Labor are incorrect, which means half of the information registered about the labor force is wro... August 09, 2015 0 731 Category: Kuwait Local News
Major Cause Of Accidents In Kuwait Due To Smoking While Driving General Traffic Department (GTD) is taking a look at the possibility of enforcing the law that bans smoking inside vehicles while driving for the safety of the general public. The step is part of the ... August 09, 2015 0 932 Category: Kuwait Local News
Cut Electricity And Phone Lines Of Non-Returnees The officer incharge of the electricity and water office at Kuwait International Airport Fatmah Al- Tawakuli has requested Ministry of Electricity and Water to authorize the office to disconnect the p... August 09, 2015 0 794 Category: Kuwait Local News
Kuwaiti DAESH Said Killed In Iraq A 30-year old Kuwaiti member of DAESH, identified as Abu Hudaifa Al-Kuwaiti, was killed under mysterious circumstances in the district of Sharqat, reports Al-Shahed daily. According to a security sour... August 09, 2015 0 649 Category: Kuwait Local News
Wanted IS Member Arrested In Mangaf A Kuwaiti citizen identified as H.A, who is wanted by the State Security Department for his affiliation to DAESH was arrested by Ahmadi detectives at a security checkpoint in Mangaf area, reports Al-Q... August 09, 2015 0 1575 Category: Kuwait Local News
Ethiopian Arrested For Multiple Car Theft Criminal detectives arrested a man responsible for multiple car break-in and theft cases reported across Kuwait. The suspect, an Ethiopian national, was ambushed in his residence after he was identifi... August 08, 2015 0 707 Category: Kuwait Local News
1,372 Traffic Violations Issued In Hawally Governorate Officers from Hawally Traffic Department issued 1,372 traffic violations and seized 79 violating vehicles during a traffic campaign that they launched in various locations within Hawally Governorate. ... August 08, 2015 0 751 Category: Kuwait Local News