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Kuwait Airport Contract Awarded Finally  Kuwait's government said it had awarded a contract to build a new terminal at Kuwait International Airport to the same consortium that had an earlier more-expensive bid dismissed. Turkey&... August 19, 2015 0 959 Category: Kuwait Local News
Seven Most Common Reasons For Irregular Periods Besides being pregnant or going through your menopause, an irregular or missed period is a strong indicator that something is going wrong with your health and you should start investigating what could... August 19, 2015 0 870 Category: Health
Earth Quake In Kuwait An earthquake of magnitude 4.1 on the Richter Scale was experienced in the northeast part of Kuwait on Tuesday afternoon, which was felt by Kuwaitis and expatriates at different locations, reports Al-... August 19, 2015 0 2329 Category: Kuwait Local News
MoH Health Insurance Dry Up Expats Pockets Several expatriates expressed the predicament they face in spending long hours for completing the health insurance procedures and paying huge amounts imposed on them for health insurance prior to the ... August 18, 2015 0 740 Category: Kuwait Local News
GTD Issues 46,933 Citations In 7 Days The General Traffic Department (GTD) conducted a series of security campaigns in the six governorates from Aug 9-15, leading to the issuance of 46,933 traffic citations, impounding of 2,519 vehicles... August 18, 2015 0 848 Category: Kuwait Local News
Info Minister Opens 10th Summer Festival KUWAIT: Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Sabah Salem Al-Humoud Al-Sabah inaugurated the Tenth Cultural Summer Festival at Abdulhussain Abdulredha Theater i... August 18, 2015 0 633 Category: Pets
Dead Dolphins Found On Kuwait Beach Environment police received a call regarding two dead dolphins on the beach, in front of a citizen’s chalet. A research team from Biological Variation Preservation Department was called along wi... August 18, 2015 0 725 Category: Kuwait Local News
Authority Follows Up On Beautification Projects In Kuwait The Public Authority of Agriculture Affairs and Fish Resources (PAAAFR) announced yesterday that it is still carrying out projects of beautifying local parks and improving road conditions. PAAAFR &lsq... August 18, 2015 0 800 Category: Kuwait Local News
Labor Department Ban Smoking Director of Mubarak Al-Kabeer Labor Department Hassan Al-Khader issued a circular banning smoking in the department because of health concerns to employees and patrons. A special room was designated f... August 18, 2015 0 699 Category: Kuwait Local News
Bangkok Hindu Shrine Bombing Bangkok: As Thailand PM Prayuth Chan-ocha talked about setting up of a "war room" to hunt the perpetrators of the attack, investigators have identified a suspect on CCTV near the site of exp... August 18, 2015 0 650 Category: Kuwait Local News
Ageing Shuaiba Refinery Shut After Fire ‘Not A Terrorist Act’ A fire at Kuwait’s 200,000 barrel-per-day Shuaiba oil refinery on Monday led to its total shutdown but there were no casualties, an official at state refiner... August 18, 2015 0 1526 Category: Kuwait Local News
23 Expats Deported Last Week For Driving Without License Twenty-three expats were sent to the deportation center for driving without a license, while 37 drivers were detained during traffic department campaigns between August 9 and August 15. The campaigns ... August 18, 2015 0 636 Category: Kuwait Local News
2,800 Telephone Lines Hit By Construction Works In Shuwaikh Around 2,800 telephone lines in Shuwaikh Industrial Area have stopped functioning since Thursday due to the ground cable damage caused by the ongoing construction works to develop Jamal Abdul Nasser R... August 18, 2015 0 679 Category: Kuwait Local News
Citizen Dead and Wife Injured In Head on Collision A 43-year-old citizen died when he met with an accident along Artal Road while his wife sustained serious injuries. Securitymen and paramedics rushed to the location after receiving information on the... August 18, 2015 0 1200 Category: Kuwait Local News
Man Dead, Wife Injured In Head-on Collision KUWAIT: A Kuwaiti man in his forties was killed and a woman identified as his wife was critically injured during a head-on collision with another vehicle on the Artal Road south of the country yesterd... August 18, 2015 0 661 Category: Kuwait Local News
‘Educational Districts Prep For Mandatory Transfer Of Teachers’ KUWAIT CITY, Aug 17: Educational districts are now preparing for the mandatory transfer of teachers from elementary schools to intermediate and high schools in the new academic year, reports Al- ... August 18, 2015 0 775 Category: Kuwait Local News
6 Held During Raids On Massage Facilities Authorities in Kuwait have arrested six people during a raid on massage facilities in the upscale area of Salmiya in the capital Kuwait City. The six admitted during questioning that they were involve... August 18, 2015 0 771 Category: Kuwait Local News
Deadly Bomb Blast Rocks Central Bangkok A bomb has exploded close to a shrine in the centre of the Thai capital, Bangkok, police say. Local reports suggest at least 12 people have died and dozens have been injured. The BBC's Jonat... August 17, 2015 0 816 Category: Kuwait Local News
Businessmen Lose Money As Visas Expire Many Indian businessmen in the UAE have been left frustrated with the glitches in the eMigrate system and the Indian government's response. "I have travelled to the Indian embassy five times ... August 17, 2015 0 887 Category: Kuwait Local News
10,000 Indians Lose Jobs Due To EMigrate System Snags An organisation of recruiting agencies in Mumbai has claimed that over 10,000 workers in India lost their jobs due to technical glitches in a new online recruitment system. It also alleged that discre... August 17, 2015 0 1169 Category: Kuwait Local News