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80-percent-of-adults-and-27-percent-of-children-suffering-from-obesity_kuwait
80 Percent Of Adults And 27 Percent Of Children Suffering From Obesity Professor Rashid Al-Sahal from the College of Education at Kuwait University said 80 percent of adults and 27 percent of children in Kuwait are suffering from obesity. Al-Sahal made the statement i... October 29, 2016 0 623 Category: Kuwait
denmark-eggs-banned-due-to-outbreak-of-bird-flu_kuwait
Denmark Eggs Banned Due To Outbreak Of Bird Flu Public Authority for Agricultural Affairs & Fish Resources (PAAAFR) has issued a temporary decision banning import of all live birds, hatching eggs, chicks (day old) and chicken egg and broilers f... October 29, 2016 0 622 Category: Kuwait Local News
moi-to-penalize-vehicles-impeding-traffic-flow-starting-sunday_kuwait
MOI To Penalize Vehicles Impeding Traffic Flow Starting Sunday Vehicles found disrupting the flow of traffic will have their registration plates annulled starting on Sunday, the Ministry of Interior's Assistant Undersecretary for Traffic Affairs Major General... October 28, 2016 0 2112 Category: Kuwait
salmonella-found-in-frozen-chicken---moh_kuwait
Salmonella Found In Frozen Chicken - MoH Laboratory tests conducted by the Ministry of Health have revealed the presence of salmonella in four types of local frozen and chilled chicken. The discovery was made amid serious concerns over ne... October 28, 2016 0 5264 Category: Kuwait
total-workforce-in-kuwait-reaches-1.9-mn-june-2016_kuwait
Total Workforce In Kuwait Reaches 1.9 Mn June 2016 The quarterly statistics issued by Kuwait Central Statistical Bureau showed that the total workforce, except the domestic laborers, reached 1,938,243 in June 2016 which increased by 736,132 compared t... October 28, 2016 0 707 Category: Information
european-women-on-visit-selling-sex,-spreading-aids-virus_kuwait
European Women On Visit Selling Sex, Spreading AIDS Virus Prostitution is becoming widespread in the country mostly practiced by European women particularly from those 35 countries for whom the visa is available on arrival, reports Al-Anba daily. The dail... October 28, 2016 0 1367 Category: Crime News
parrot-accidentally-exposes-cheating-husband-to-wife_kuwait
Parrot Accidentally Exposes Cheating Husband To Wife A man in Kuwait almost ended up going to jail after the family parrot accidentally exposed his alleged affair with the housemaid as it mimicked flirtatious exchange of words between them in front of h... October 28, 2016 0 811 Category: Crime News
kuwait-starts-up-its-first-ever-solar-power-plant-_kuwait
Kuwait Starts Up Its First-ever Solar Power Plant Kuwait began operating its first-ever solar power plant on Wednesday at the Umm Gudair oil field, a landmark for the OPEC member country as it seeks to diversify its sources of energy to meet fast-ris... October 28, 2016 0 466 Category: Kuwait
mp-suggest-to-cancel-residency-of-expats-above-55-year-old_kuwait
MP Suggest To Cancel Residency Of Expats Above 55 Year Old Former MP Abdullah Al-Tamimi indicated that he will focus on ‘expelling’ expatriates who have been in the country for a long time if he win the parliamentary seat in upcoming election to K... October 28, 2016 0 11001 Category: Information
teenagers-of-16-years-will-be-tried-as-adults-in-criminal-cases-from-january-1,-2017_kuwait
Teenagers Of 16 Years Will Be Tried As Adults In Criminal Cases From January 1, 2017 Teenagers as young as 16 years of age will be tried as adults in criminal cases starting from January 1, 2017, local daily Kuwait Times reported citing Al Rai Arabic news paper. Authorities urged l... October 28, 2016 0 406 Category: Information
woman-reveals-prostitution-dens-operating-in-farwaniya_kuwait
Woman Reveals Prostitution Dens Operating In Farwaniya A Bangladeshi woman, identified only as Kalima, is said to have spilled the can of worms and given police the location of prostitution dens operating in Farwaniya and various other surrounding areas, ... October 28, 2016 0 373 Category: Crime News
expat-teachers-allowance-cut-a-decision-to-be-respected_kuwait
Expat Teachers Allowance Cut A Decision To Be Respected Kuwait’s decision to cut the rent allowance of expat teachers is a sovereign decision which needs to be respected, according to social affairs minister Hind Al-Subaih. The official said the mini... October 28, 2016 0 383 Category: Information
100-kg-drugs-seized---moi_kuwait
100 Kg Drugs Seized - MOI Security forces have confiscated around 100 kgs of a narcotic drug in an apartment in Al-Salmiya neighborhood, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) announced on Thursday. Security guards ransacked the apart... October 28, 2016 0 432 Category: Crime News
mp-suggests-to-cancel-expats-residency-at-55_kuwait
MP Suggests To Cancel Expats Residency At 55 Deputy Premier and Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Khaled welcomed back the opposition, urging them to participate in the elections. He made the statement when he visited the Election Affairs Depart... October 27, 2016 0 6491 Category: Kuwait
unlicensed-weapons-and-ammunition-seized_kuwait
Unlicensed Weapons And Ammunition Seized Two Kuwaiti nationals were caught with unlicensed weapons and ammunition, the Interior Ministry said. Police raided the house of the two suspects and confiscated a quantity of ammunition, live bull... October 27, 2016 0 547 Category: Crime News
kuwait-starts-up-its-first-solar-power-plant_kuwait
Kuwait Starts Up Its First Solar Power Plant Kuwait began operating its first-ever solar power plant on Wednesday at the Umm Gudair oil field, a landmark for the OPEC member country as it seeks to diversify its sources of energy to meet fast-ris... October 27, 2016 0 808 Category: Kuwait
kuwait-ranked-128th-in-gender-gap_kuwait
Kuwait Ranked 128th In Gender Gap Kuwait ranked 128th out of 144 countries with a score of 0.624 in the 2016 Global Gender Gap Index released by the World Economic Forum Tuesday. The index ranks countries according to how well they ar... October 27, 2016 0 670 Category: Kuwait
man-arrested-with-10-liquor-bottles_kuwait
Man Arrested With 10 Liquor Bottles Securitymen arrested a person coming from an Arab country in possession of 10 bottles of imported liquor, which he tried to smuggle into the country.              ... October 27, 2016 0 382 Category: Crime News
bid-to-smuggle-illicit-drugs-foiled_kuwait
Bid To Smuggle Illicit Drugs Foiled Customs officers at Kuwait airport foiled an attempt by one Asian expatriate to smuggle 2 kilos of drugs carefully hidden in his luggage. Apparently, the officers were inspecting the luggage of passen... October 27, 2016 0 442 Category: Crime News
dependent-visa-for-newborn_kuwait
Dependent Visa For Newborn I want to bring my wife and newborn baby to Kuwait. But my salary is KD 200. Is it possible to get the visas with the same salary … Because my Kuwaiti (sponsor) has promised to get me the visas... October 27, 2016 1 1358 Category: Legal