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Chances Are High For Rain To Fall On Friday Renowned Kuwaiti astronomer Dr Saleh Al-Ojairi said Kuwait is not likely to witness rainfall on Thursday, adding that temperature is a bit high in the country these days. He forecasted return ... December 31, 2015 0 958 Category: Kuwait Local News
Kuwait Burgan Bank Sells Stake In Jordanian Bank To Parent Firm Kuwait's Burgan Bank said on Wednesday it would sell its controlling stake in Jordan Kuwait Bank to another subsidiary of parent firm Kuwait Projects Company (KIPCO). The deal, involving Jordan... December 31, 2015 0 975 Category: Kuwait Local News
Board Of GFH Financial Group Reverses Kuwait Delisting Plan After Rules Change The board of GFH Financial Group has suspended its decision to delist from the Kuwait Stock Exchange, the company said on Wednesday. GFH said the decision was made at a board meeting on the previous d... December 31, 2015 0 788 Category: Kuwait Local News
Ministry Terminated Expatriates Who Spent At Least 30 Years Working At MSAL Ministry of Social Affairs and Labor terminated Expatriates who spent at least 30 years working at MSAL. They will officially be unemployed by the end of today’s working hours, when a decision t... December 31, 2015 0 1419 Category: Kuwait Local News
Ministry Of Interior Promote Cybercrime Law On January 12 The Ministry of Interior (MoI) is set to launch a wide-scale media campaign on January 12th to promote the cybercrime law, a senior security official said yesterday. The MoI’s media campaign is ... December 31, 2015 0 818 Category: Kuwait Local News
More Than 1000 Arrested In Ardiya Raids Hundreds of people were arrested in a police crackdown in Industrial Ardiya Tuesday night, hours after 545 expatriates were arrested in an unscheduled campaign in the same area. During the second cam... December 31, 2015 0 8473 Category: Kuwait Local News
MOH Set KD 1 Million For A Total Of 7 Projects For Expansion And Establishment Of Hospitals The Ministry of Health set KD 1.33 million to establish, expand hospitals governorates. Head of the health projects department at the Ministry, (engineer) Hisham Abulhasan said in remar... December 31, 2015 0 761 Category: Kuwait Local News
KD 16 Billion Subsidies For The Next 3 Years - Kuwait Finance Ministry Undersecretary of Kuwait's Finance Ministry Khalifa Hamada said Wednesday that the expected financial subsidy by the State for citizens is projected at KD 16 billion during the next three, in ca... December 30, 2015 0 891 Category: Kuwait Local News
Kuwait Municipality Seized 650 Kg Of Expired Truffle The Kuwait Municipality launched on Wednesday inspection campaigns to ensure validity of foodstuff, with field inspection teams seizing 650 kilograms of expired truffles. The food and markets con... December 30, 2015 0 1255 Category: Kuwait Local News
Indian Low Cost Carrier GoAir Explores Kuwait Route For International Foray Indian Low cost carrier GoAir is evaluating destinations such as Kuwait, Male (Maldives) and Tehran for its planned international foray next year. According to 'Business Standard' reports... December 30, 2015 0 1272 Category: Kuwait Local News
Bangladeshi Gets Death, Compatriot Life In Prison For Trafficking In Drugs The Criminal Court sentenced a Bangladeshi to death by execution and his compatriot to life imprisonment for trafficking in drugs, reports Al-Seyassah daily. Case files indicate the arrest happened af... December 30, 2015 0 970 Category: Kuwait Local News
Royal Released On KD 2,000 Bail Bond The detention renewal judge ordered the release of Sheikh Abdullah Al-Salem Al-Sabah on KD 2,000 bail bond after spending 10 days in the cells of the Public Prosecution over alleged malicious statemen... December 30, 2015 0 852 Category: Kuwait Local News
Criminal Court Acquitted 3 Kuwaitis For Possession Of Illicit Drugs The Criminal Court acquitted three Kuwaitis of alleged possession of illicit drugs at a livestock pen in Kabad. The prosecution officer nabbed the suspects while conducting security check in the area.... December 30, 2015 0 766 Category: Kuwait Local News
An Arab Laborer Died When A Concrete Barrier Fell On Him An Arab laborer died a concrete fell on him while he was working in an under construction building in Funaitees, reports Al-Rai daily. Firefighters from Mubarak Al-Kabeer Fire Station and se... December 30, 2015 0 725 Category: Kuwait Local News
An Egyptian Held With Drug Pills In Hawally An unidentified Egyptian who was caught in Hawally in possession of 159 drug pills has been handed over to the General Department of Drugs Control, reports Al-Rai daily. The suspect was caught at a la... December 30, 2015 0 1834 Category: Kuwait Local News
A Kuwaiti Youth Arrested For Consuming Drugs In Faiha Area Officers from the Capital arrested a Kuwaiti youth under the influence of drugs in Faiha area, and seized drug tools in his possession. A security source said the youth is out of control and seems to ... December 30, 2015 0 968 Category: Kuwait Local News
Ministry Of Education Plans To Cut Number Of Expat Teachers By 25 Percent Assistant Undersecretary for Public Education at the Ministry of Education Fatima Al- Kandari has unveiled the ministry’s plan to reduce the number of expatriate teachers by 25 percent; especial... December 30, 2015 1 1346 Category: Kuwait Local News
Citizens And Expats Express Objection To Increase Prices Of Fuel Several concerned citizens and expatriates have expressed objection to the intention of government to increase the prices of fuel, especially after Saudi Arabia and Bahrain have taken a similar step. ... December 30, 2015 0 1894 Category: Kuwait Local News
MOH Seized Medical Products And Equipment From Private Gyms And Ladies Salons Ministry of Health Undersecretary Dr. Khalid Al- Sahlawi has affirmed that most medical products and equipment seized from private gyms and ladies salons in the recent inspection campaign in Hawally G... December 30, 2015 0 867 Category: Kuwait Local News
Officers Found Weapons In Wafra Raids Officers from the Weapons Collection Unit in the Interior Ministry on Tuesday raided several livestock pens in Wafra where they confiscated a large number of unlicensed firearms and ammunition. The ra... December 30, 2015 0 979 Category: Kuwait Local News