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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 0 763 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 0 699 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 0 637 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 0 709 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 0 800 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 0 657 Category: Kuwait Local News
Gold Falls Near Five Year Low Gold fell on Wednesday for a seventh session in eight, reflecting sustained downward pressure on the metal days after its steepest drop in almost two years, with more losses seen ahead as the demand o... July 23, 2015 0 1020 Category: Economics
Coming soon - Death of the SIM card A recent report from the Financial Times brought news that both Samsung and Apple are close to agreeing on a common architecture standard for an electronic SIM (subscriber identity module) card that w... July 22, 2015 0 882 Category: Technology
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 0 711 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 0 660 Category: Kuwait Local News
Where is the world's hottest city? Kuwait City, Karachi and the Iranian city of Ahvaz all experience some of the highest temperatures in the world. Such extreme heat, combined with poor air quality and planning, can have grave effects,... July 22, 2015 0 938 Category: Health
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 0 614 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 0 747 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 0 827 Category: Kuwait Local News
Renewing Civil ID Simplified by PACI E-Envelope System The Public Authority for Civil Information (PACI) officially launched the 'e-envelope system' yesterday during a press conference held at its premises. This system simplifies the procedure of ... July 22, 2015 0 4490 Category: General
Square Capital Tower - Kuwait The Capital Tower Project site in Kuwait City is well suited for the development of a landmark mixed-use project with office, hotel, serviced apartment and retail components on an area covers 6,393 sq... July 22, 2015 0 761 Category: Kuwait
Kuwait Family Rescued From Sea After 35 Hours A Kuwaiti family stranded at sea on a launchboat for more than 35 hours has been rescued, announced Ministry of Interior on Tuesday. In a grueling rescue operation that lasted about nine hour... July 22, 2015 0 718 Category: General
Kuwait Employer Arrested in torture of Pinay Maid The female Kuwaiti employer who allegedly tortured her Filipina household service worker for three years has been arrested and is now detained at the Umm Al Haiman Police Station, disclosed Philippine... July 21, 2015 0 15565 Category: Kuwait Local News
Kuwait DNA test violate Right to Privacy A new Kuwaiti law imposing mandatory DNA tests on citizens and foreigners violates the right to personal privacy and should be amended, Human Rights Watch said Tuesday. Parliament endorsed the law ... July 21, 2015 0 752 Category: Kuwait Local News
Baahubali The Beginning - How the battle epic is helping Tollywood challenge Bollywood's dominance over the Indian film industry For decades, Bollywood has been content to churn out Hindi song-and-dance extravaganzas, secure in its position as the continent’s largest filmmaking centre. But now a Telugu-language... July 21, 2015 0 1025 Category: Entertainment