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moody's-confirms-aa2-ratings-of-kuwait,-uae,-qatar-with-negative-rating_kuwait
Moody's Confirms Aa2 Ratings Of Kuwait, UAE, Qatar With Negative Rating Moody's has confirmed the Aa2 ratings of Kuwait, Qatar, the United Arab Emirates and Qatar but assigned negative rating outlooks, while it downgraded the ratings of Saudi Arabia (to A1 stable), Ba... May 15, 2016 0 636 Category: Kuwait Local News
man-caught-trying-to-smuggle-22-year-old-woman-in-his-suitcase_kuwait
Man Caught Trying To Smuggle 22 Year Old Woman In His Suitcase A Georgian couple took the phrase ‘pack me in your suitcase’ a little too literally after they were caught trying to cross the border into Turkey on Monday. Problem is, one of them wa... May 15, 2016 0 3625 Category: Kuwait Local News
12-reckless-motorists-arrested_kuwait
12 Reckless Motorists Arrested Police officers from the General Security Sector, led by Major General Ibrahim Al-Tarrah, continued their campaign against reckless drivers and outlaws. Officers in Ahmadi Governorate arrested 12 reck... May 15, 2016 0 950 Category: Kuwait Local News
after-his-wife-was-denied-water,-man-spent-40-days-digging-a-well_kuwait
After His Wife Was Denied Water, Man Spent 40 Days Digging A Well A man in India broke new ground in his village. Bapurao Tajne spent 40 days digging a well after his wife attempted to draw water from the well of someone of a higher caste and was denied — a... May 14, 2016 0 4171 Category: Kuwait Local News
electricity-disconnected-from-bachelors-houses_kuwait
Electricity Disconnected From Bachelors Houses Electricity has been cut off in six out of 75 houses where violations were uncovered in Block 12, Salmiya as a preliminary step towards evicting bachelors from the area. The remaining houses are await... May 14, 2016 0 1803 Category: Kuwait Local News
mp-objects-approval-of-new-kuwait-airport-tender_kuwait
MP Objects Approval Of New Kuwait Airport Tender MP Mansour Al-Zufairi has voiced objection to the approval of the new airport tender, because Limak Company has yet to address the State Audit Bureau’s comments on the project. In view of the... May 13, 2016 0 1011 Category: Kuwait Local News
education-ministry-depot-catches-fire_kuwait
Education Ministry Depot Catches Fire  A depot of the Ministry of Education at Sabhan area caught fire on Friday but no casualties were reported . Four squads of the Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD) are doing their utmost ... May 13, 2016 0 908 Category: Kuwait Local News
'bangladeshi-passenger'-died-at-kuwait-airport_kuwait
'Bangladeshi Passenger' Died At Kuwait Airport A Bangaldeshi transit passenger on wheelchair died at the Kuwait International Airport yesterday , Preliminary medical test indicated that the man had died of natural causes. ... May 13, 2016 0 548 Category: Kuwait Local News
americana-posted-12-percent-fall-in-q1-net-profit_kuwait
Americana Posted 12 Percent Fall In Q1 Net Profit Kuwait Food Co (Americana) posted a 12.3 percent fall in first-quarter net profit on Thursday, citing higher costs and losses from foreign exchange for the decline. The operator of restaurant franc... May 12, 2016 0 607 Category: Kuwait Local News
a-kuwaiti-citizen-acquitted_kuwait
A Kuwaiti Citizen Acquitted The Court of Appeals upheld the verdict issued by the Court of First Instance which acquitted a Kuwaiti citizen of charges of nonpayment of a telephone bill amounting to KD 15,281 to Ministry of Commu... May 11, 2016 1 831 Category: Kuwait Local News
compensation-for-victim-who-sustained-injuries-during-road-accident_kuwait
Compensation For Victim Who Sustained Injuries During Road Accident The Commercial Section of the Court of First Instance ordered a Kuwaiti man and an insurance company to pay comprehensive compensation worth KD 723,000 to the father of a Kuwaiti minor who sustained i... May 11, 2016 0 1045 Category: Kuwait Local News
indians-in-kuwait-advised-to-comply-with-residency,-visa-laws_kuwait
Indians In Kuwait Advised To Comply With Residency, Visa Laws India has advised its nationals residing in Kuwait to comply with local residency and visa laws as a number of expatriates have been arrested for overstaying and other violations.  India has a... May 11, 2016 0 979 Category: Kuwait Local News
indian-found-dead-in-kuwait_kuwait
Indian Found Dead In Kuwait Indian national Jithin Olachery found dead in Kuwait. According to reports, he was taken to Amiri Hospital after a fall and later declared dead. Jithin hails from Kannur, Kerala state. It’s lear... May 11, 2016 0 3163 Category: Kuwait Local News
moh-keen-on-providing-optimum-health-care_kuwait
MOH Keen On Providing Optimum Health Care The ministry of Health is committed to streamlining its services to the public in line with international standards, said Minister of Health Dr. Ali Al-Obaidi on Tuesday. In a speech read for him b... May 11, 2016 0 466 Category: Kuwait Local News
ban-for-noon-time-working-in-open-areas-from-june_kuwait
Ban For Noon Time Working In Open Areas From June The regulation for restricting laborers from working under scorching sun will be implemented from early June, informed Deputy Director General for Manpower Protection at Manpower Public Authority Abdu... May 11, 2016 0 705 Category: Kuwait Local News
fire-broke-out-in-a-flat-at-farwaniya_kuwait
Fire Broke Out In A Flat At Farwaniya Fire broke out in a flat on the sixth floor of a residential building in Farwaniya area, resulting in the death of a 45-year old man and injuries and burns to an African woman and a firefighter. Ac... May 10, 2016 0 1496 Category: Kuwait Local News
two-dead-by-lightning-strike-near-khiran-beach_kuwait
Two Dead By Lightning Strike Near Khiran Beach  In a rare incident, a coastguard official and a citizen were killed after they were struck by a lightning bolt near Khiran beach yesterday. The Interior Ministry said in a statement that a ... May 10, 2016 0 945 Category: Kuwait Local News
juvenile-offenders-should-be-provided-with-all-means-of-social-care_kuwait
Juvenile Offenders Should Be Provided With All Means Of Social Care Juvenile offenders should be provided with all means of social care to rehabilitate them and make them competent members of the society, Minister of Social Affairs and State Minister for Planning and ... May 09, 2016 0 654 Category: Kuwait Local News
boubyan-bank-targets-250-million-dollars-sukuk-sale_kuwait
Boubyan Bank Targets 250 Million Dollars Sukuk Sale Kuwait's Boubyan Bank is aiming to sell $250 million in capital-boosting sukuk after releasing initial pricing thoughts for the issue, a document from lead managers said on Monday. The deal, ... May 09, 2016 0 658 Category: Kuwait Local News
govt-shifts-attention-to-lifting-petrol-subsidization_kuwait
Govt Shifts Attention To Lifting Petrol Subsidization The government intends to go ahead soon with plans to reduce subsidies on petrol, as a cabinet-affiliated economic committee meets this week to study proposals presented on that regard. The proposa... May 09, 2016 0 1417 Category: Kuwait Local News