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21 Expats Deported For Driving Without License Twenty-one expatriates were sent for deportation for driving without a license while 68 persons were detained in the traffic department’s holding cell, according to a statement by the Traffic De... August 11, 2015 0 1074 Category: Kuwait Local News
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Eighteen Suspects Arrested During Weapons Campaign Eighteen suspects were arrested and 63 firearms were confiscated during the July campaign of the Weapons Collecting Detectives Department said Director General of Weapons Collecting Detectives Departm... August 11, 2015 0 893 Category: Kuwait Local News
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3 Women Rob 55 Flats In Kuwait Kuwaiti police arrested three Turkish women accused of stealing 55 apartments in the oil-rich Gulf emirate while on visit visas, a newspaper reported on Monday. The three targeted apartments whose ... August 11, 2015 0 1165 Category: Kuwait Local News
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Sixth Ring Road Intersection Closed For Five Days The Traffic Department announced the closure of Sixth Ring Road at its intersection with East Ardhiya Road (602) for six hours starting Tuesday, August 11th midnight, and will last for five days. The ... August 11, 2015 0 862 Category: Kuwait Local News
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Kuwait Wins 8 Advanced Places In The Smart Brain Int’l Competition MoE Lauds Students’ Achievement Students of Kuwait’s Sabah Al-Ahmad Giftedness and Creativity Center won eight advanced places in the Smart Brain international mathematics competition h... August 11, 2015 0 800 Category: Kuwait Local News
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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 1003 Category: Kuwait Local News
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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 1212 Category: Kuwait Local News
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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 1190 Category: Kuwait Local News
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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 0 823 Category: Kuwait Local News
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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 0 798 Category: Kuwait Local News
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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 0 757 Category: Kuwait Local News
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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 0 868 Category: Kuwait Local News
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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 0 840 Category: Kuwait Local News
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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 0 976 Category: Kuwait Local News
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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 0 951 Category: Kuwait Local News
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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 1039 Category: Kuwait Local News
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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 1222 Category: Kuwait Local News
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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 0 846 Category: Kuwait Local News
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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 0 802 Category: Kuwait Local News
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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 1172 Category: Kuwait Local News