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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 0 665 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 1424 Category: Kuwait Local News
abducted-kuwaiti-citizen-freed-in-iraq-without-paying-any-ransom_kuwait
Abducted Kuwaiti Citizen Freed In Iraq Without Paying Any Ransom A Kuwaiti citizen, who was kidnapped in Iraq, was released without paying a ransom. Khalid Sarhan was taken to the Kuwaiti Embassy in Baghdad so as to arrange his safe return home, reported local... May 09, 2016 0 1343 Category: Kuwait Local News
kuwait-to-review-passport-policy-for-stateless-people-residing-in-the-country_kuwait
Kuwait To Review Passport Policy For Stateless People Residing In The Country Kuwait is to toughen up its measures regarding handing passports to stateless people residing in the country following the murder of a Kuwaiti citizen in Thailand. The Kuwaiti army officer was st... May 09, 2016 0 4880 Category: Kuwait Local News
an-egyptian-worker-dies-in-fall_kuwait
An Egyptian Worker Dies In Fall An Egyptian worker died when he fell from the top of a building under construction in Sabah Al-Ahmad area , securitymen received information about the incident they rushed to the location , Paramedics... May 09, 2016 0 1480 Category: Kuwait Local News
kuwait-wins-un-prize-for-a-project-on-electronic-recruitment_kuwait
Kuwait Wins UN Prize For A Project On Electronic Recruitment The State of Kuwait won a prize for a project on electronic recruitment during the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum. The Forum was held from May 3 to May 6. "This is a... May 09, 2016 0 561 Category: Kuwait Local News
indian-dead-in-a-car-accident_kuwait
Indian Dead In A Car Accident Louis Francis Rajan, 70, a travel executive and vice president of House of Travels, Kuwait, Cargo Division, died following a car accident near Andalus yesterday. According to reports, Rajan’s... May 08, 2016 4 36121 Category: Kuwait Local News
locals-upset-over-a-couple-public-display-of-affection-at-kuwait-airport_kuwait
Locals Upset Over A Couple Public Display Of Affection At Kuwait Airport  A Lebanese man made headlines after he drew a heart using petals to welcome his bride on her arrival at the Kuwait International Airport. A video recording showing the married couple standing... May 08, 2016 1 8307 Category: Kuwait Local News
kuwait-govt-plan-to-develop-economy-not-applied-in-reality---citizen_kuwait
Kuwait Govt Plan To Develop Economy Not Applied In Reality - Citizen The Gulf countries are competing to find alternative sources of income to replace oil in order to strengthen their economy and develop other sectors such as education and health sectors. Saudi Arabia,... May 07, 2016 0 659 Category: Kuwait Local News
country-to-introduce-business-friendly-economic-reforms_kuwait
Country To Introduce Business-friendly Economic Reforms Low oil prices and its worst balance sheet in decades have compelled Kuwait to wake up from its prolonged hibernation and introduce much-needed economic reforms. With oil accounting for over 92 p... May 07, 2016 0 514 Category: Kuwait Local News
kuwait-based-us-army-captain-sues-obama-over-illegal-isis-war_kuwait
Kuwait Based US Army Captain Sues Obama Over Illegal ISIS War A 28-yearold army officer stationed in Kuwait has dragged US President Barack Obama to court, questioning the legality of his decision to increase troops in Iraq and Syria to counter the Islamic State... May 07, 2016 0 884 Category: Kuwait Local News
moi-limits-naturalization-of-bedoun-vows-to-apply-conditions_kuwait
MOI Limits Naturalization Of Bedoun Vows To Apply Conditions The Interior Ministry has expressed its reservation and rejects increasing the ceiling on naturalization of bedoun even if it is on the agenda of the National Assembly committee. A parliamentary so... May 07, 2016 0 471 Category: Kuwait Local News
mp-faisal-al-kandari-calls-to-tighten-security-in-public-places_kuwait
MP Faisal Al-Kandari Calls To Tighten Security In Public Places MP Faisal Al-Kandari has called on the Interior Ministry to tighten security in places where families gather, especially during holidays, concerts and other events. In a press statement, the lawmak... May 06, 2016 0 2656 Category: Kuwait Local News
police-arrested-69-individuals-in-security-campaign_kuwait
Police Arrested 69 Individuals In Security Campaign In compliance with the instructions of Assistant Undersecretary for Public Security Affairs Major General Ibrahim Al-Tarrah, police officers from the Public Security Sector conducted extensive securit... May 06, 2016 0 6378 Category: Kuwait Local News
kuwaiti-arrested-for-possessing-drugs_kuwait
Kuwaiti Arrested For Possessing Drugs A Kuwaiti citizen was arrested in Jahra area in possession of sachets of methamphetamine and drugs paraphernalia. Jahra securitymen were patrolling the area when they noticed a man driving his vehicle... May 06, 2016 0 780 Category: Kuwait Local News
securitymen-arrested-two-kuwaitis-for-driving-in-disoriented-condition_kuwait
Securitymen Arrested Two Kuwaitis For Driving In Disoriented Condition Ahmadi securitymen arrested two Kuwaitis riding their motorbikes in a disoriented condition in Ahmadi. The officers ordered the suspects to pull over for routine check and it was at that point that th... May 06, 2016 0 807 Category: Kuwait Local News
expat-arrested-for-possessing-67-bottles-of-liquor_kuwait
Expat Arrested For Possessing 67 Bottles Of Liquor  An Indian expatriate was arrested in Mirqab area in possession of 67 bottles of locally manufactured liquor. Capital securitymen were patrolling Mirqab area when they noticed a man who became ne... May 06, 2016 0 552 Category: Kuwait Local News
2-year-old-miss-evania-maria-forte-appeals-for-help_kuwait
2 Year Old Miss Evania Maria Forte Appeals For Help Two year old Miss Evania Maria Forte appeals for help with kind hearted people for her brain surgery. She was admitted to the hospital in Kerala after a prolonged headache. Doctor identified brain hae... May 05, 2016 0 467 Category: Kuwait Local News
moc-urged-subscribers-to-pay-their-landline-bills_kuwait
MOC Urged Subscribers To Pay Their Landline Bills The Ministry of Communication yesterday urged all subscribers to pay their landline bills to avoid May’s programmed service disconnection. According to source, a recorded warning message would b... May 05, 2016 0 1166 Category: Kuwait Local News
selling-malawian-women-for-sex-in-kuwait_kuwait
Selling Malawian Women For Sex In Kuwait MP Saud Aharija has forwarded questions to Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Al-Khalid on the alleged network that ‘sells’ Malawian women in Kuwait for sex activities. stating that a ... May 05, 2016 0 2663 Category: Kuwait Local News