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Road Sector Has 43 Projects In Development Plan Director of Design Department at the Road Engineering Sector of Ministry of Public Works Suha Ashkanani says the department previously prepared a well-studied plan which includes a number of projects,... July 25, 2015 0 804 Category: Kuwait Local News
Smart Card To Replace Birth Certificate Soon The Ministry of Health has finalized the design for the smart card which will replace the paper birth certificates of citizens and residents, reports Al-Qabas daily quoting Assistant Undersecretary fo... July 25, 2015 0 882 Category: Kuwait Local News
Bedouns Without Passports Won’t Be Allowed To Travel For Hajj Bedoun residents of Kuwait who do not hold passports will not be allowed to travel for Hajj pilgrimage this year because of the decision taken by Ministry of Interior to stop issuing Article 17 passpo... July 25, 2015 0 689 Category: Kuwait Local News
Housemaid Hurt When Trying To Escape From Employer A housemaid recently sustained several fractures and bruises when she fell from the second floor of her sponsors’ house in Farwaniya while she was trying to climb down and flee the house, said s... July 24, 2015 0 655 Category: Kuwait Local News
Teens Stabbed And Robbed A Taxi Driver Two juveniles, a citizen and an Egyptian, were recently arrested for stabbing a taxi driver and stealing KD 30 from him in Farwaniya, said security sources. Case papers indicate that the driver report... July 24, 2015 0 741 Category: Kuwait Local News
Indian Embassy Issues Advisory Regarding Narcotics And Drugs For Indian Community In Kuwait Indian Embassy issues advisory regarding narcotics/ drugs for Indian Community in Kuwait. The advisory is given below Unfortunately, there has been an increase in the arrest/ detention of Indian na... July 24, 2015 0 1026 Category: Kuwait Local News
Security Check Tightened For Incoming Passengers At Kuwait The Interior Ministry has tightened security at all entry points – air, land and sea – to thoroughly check all incoming ‘passengers’, reports Al-Shahed daily. The State Securit... July 24, 2015 0 782 Category: Kuwait Local News
Nile 'party Boat' Crash Kills At Least 21 In Egypt At least 21 people have been killed in a crash between a cargo vessel and a passenger boat on Egypt's River Nile, security sources say. Families of a young couple hired the boat for an engageme... July 24, 2015 0 692 Category: Kuwait Local News
Ministry Of Commerce And Industry To Improve Friday Market Of Cars Minister Commerce and Industry Dr. Yousef Al-Ali assigned a number of technical consultants in his office to' prepare a comprehensive plan for evaluating the situation of Friday Market for Cars lo... July 23, 2015 0 686 Category: Kuwait Local News
Violators Warned Of Consequences For Breaking The Law Director of Jahra Municipality Bader Al-Mukheizim pointed to violations in the private residential areas with the presence of groceries, and exploitation of residential houses rented to bachelors for ... July 23, 2015 0 775 Category: Kuwait Local News
Hajj Prices Up By 40 Percent Many hajj campaigns’ owners said the lack of support and alternatives force them to increase prices due to the services presented to those who join them, in addition to Kuwaiti campaigns already... July 23, 2015 0 713 Category: Kuwait Local News
Tests Reveal Quran Manuscript Is Among Oldest In The World For years, the two parchment leaves covered in an elegant early form of Arabic script were misbound with leaves of a similar Quran manuscript dating from the late seventh century. Now, with the help o... July 23, 2015 0 646 Category: Kuwait Local News
Bogus Sheikh A haris (building custodian) was happy when he received a call from a person who claimed to be a ruling family member, and told him he will help release his son from prison. His joy soon turned into m... July 23, 2015 0 720 Category: Kuwait Local News
52 Percent Kuwait Respondents Expects Salary Hikes in 2015         52 percent of Kuwait respondents anticipate salary increase in 2015 – 69 percent say their salary is lower than other companies KUWAIT: The 2015 MENA Sala... July 23, 2015 0 809 Category: Kuwait Local News
150 Fake Companies to be Prosecuted Minister of Social Affairs and Labor Hind Al-Subaih said that a new batch of 150 companies that do not exist on the ground have recently been discovered, adding that labor forces registered under them... July 23, 2015 0 670 Category: Kuwait Local News
82 neglected cars removed from road side Kuwait Municipality Public Relations department said the Public Cleanliness and Road Occupancy department in Hawally removed 82 neglected cars. It also issued 67 licenses and collected KD 10,488 in fe... July 22, 2015 0 723 Category: Kuwait Local News
128,116 travelled through airport during Eid holiday The number of citizens who departed and arrived during the period from July 17 to July 20 reached 135,816, while the number of Gulf national was 78,132 including 31,353 departures and 46,779 arrivals ... July 22, 2015 0 670 Category: Kuwait Local News
Kuwait pushes ahead with infrastructure build out Construction is set to surge in Kuwait over the coming years. Plans to deliver hundreds of thousands of government- funded residential units by 2020 will also keep the sector on a growth path, despite... July 22, 2015 0 624 Category: Kuwait Local News
Trafficked Ugandan domestic helper beaten for taking day off A Ugandan housemaid working in Kuwait was allegedly beaten and assaulted by her employers after taking a half day off for the Eid Al-Fitr holiday. She spoke with Kuwait Times to relate her ordeal and ... July 22, 2015 0 758 Category: Kuwait Local News
Decision on visit visas already in force   Assistant Undersecretary for Naturalization and Residence Affairs at the Ministry of Interior Major-General Sheikh Mazen Al-Jarrah said the decision to reduce the duration of the visit visa fro... July 22, 2015 0 838 Category: Kuwait Local News