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Bill To Increase Child Allowance From KD 50 To KD 75 A number of deputies are holding consultations to speed up the consideration of the report of the Legislative Committee of the National Assembly to approve the bill to increase child allowance from KD... March 25, 2019 2 395 Category: Kuwait
Cabinet Is Divided On The Issue Of Fees And Taxes Ministerial sources have revealed that the Cabinet is divided on the issue of fees and taxes between advocating the implementation of the policy of increasing non-oil revenues while another team resis... March 25, 2019 0 101 Category: Kuwait
All Passengers Have The Right To Transit At KIA All passengers have the right to transit at Kuwait International Airport and then travel to their next destination – whether they are on board Kuwait Airways flights or any other airline, report... March 24, 2019 1 294 Category: Kuwait
E-stamp Machines At The Health Assurance Hospitals Company Malfunctioned Recently The e-stamp machines at the Health Assurance Hospitals Company (DHAMAN) malfunctioned recently; causing confusion among visitors, particularly in the registration and issuance of insurance cards for e... March 24, 2019 0 206 Category: Kuwait
Opposition Seen To Freeze The KD 8 Surcharge On Each Air Ticket The move to freeze the KD 8 surcharge on each air ticket as was recommended by the Directorate- General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), will benefit most the expatriate community considering their number, w... March 24, 2019 0 165 Category: Kuwait
Praise For Expats, But Concerns On Demographics MP Adnan Abdulsamad has stressed the importance of addressing the lopsided demographic structure issue and prioritizing citizens in health, education and other services without offending the expatriat... March 24, 2019 0 247 Category: Kuwait
Stop Violence In Schools - MOE Rapporteur of the Educational Affairs Committee MP Mohammed Al-Huwaila called on the minister of education to stop violence in schools. He said the situation calls for all concerned management bodies ... March 24, 2019 0 173 Category: Kuwait
163,000 Kuwaiti Applied For US Visa In The Last Five Years The United States of America is one of the Kuwaitis’ favorite destinations for tourism, study, business and medical treatment. During an interview with KUNA, US Deputy Assistant Secretary for Vi... March 24, 2019 1 153 Category: Kuwait
HH The Amir Congratulates Pakistan President On His Country's National Day His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al- Jaber Al-Sabah has addressed a cable to Pakistani President Arif Alvi on his country’s National Day. His Highnesses the Crown Prince and Prime ... March 24, 2019 0 138 Category: Kuwait
Nazaha Eyes Timetable Specifying The Steps And Procedures For The Implementation Of New Controls For Govt Employment In a move that could be a radical turning point in securing the acquired right of graduates and those with specializations, including holders on intermediate school graduates and lower to get governme... March 24, 2019 0 148 Category: Kuwait
PAM Endorsed The Proposal To Increase The Salaries And Financial Benefits The Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) endorsed the proposal to increase the salaries and financial benefits of its staff including allowances, salary scales and premiums to be equal with their count... March 24, 2019 0 468 Category: Kuwait
Kuwait Road Repair Works To Start On April First Week Minister of State for Housing Affairs Jenan Ramadan announced on Wednesday that roads pavement will begin the first week of April. The National Assembly discussed the issue of reconstructing roads ... March 22, 2019 0 228 Category: Kuwait
Expats In Kuwait Continue To Stay In Hospitals Even After Care Ministry of Health has adopted a mechanism to tackle the problem of expatriates who continue to stay in hospitals even after doctors give them permission to leave, reports Al- Anba daily. This meth... March 22, 2019 0 320 Category: Kuwait
Kuwait Parliament Nods Jail, Heavy Fines For Food Items Businessmen Violating Law The National Assembly approved, during its follow- up session on Wednesday, amendments to regulations of the Authority for Food and Nutrition for sake of safeguard consumers’ health. The modi... March 22, 2019 0 180 Category: Kuwait
Journalist Mazen Al-Tarazi Set Free Without Bail Businessman and journalist Mazen Al-Tarazi was released Thursday afternoon after 4 days in detention, which is the legal period allowed for a person under investigation to be held in detention. He was... March 22, 2019 0 204 Category: Kuwait
MP Mohammed Hayef Has Announced Plan For Grilling Against Interior MP Mohammed Hayef has announced his plan to submit an interpellation motion against Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Lieutenant General Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah. In a press conference at ... March 22, 2019 0 216 Category: Kuwait
Stability, Security Shared Commitment Kuwait and United States held the Third United States-Kuwait Strategic Dialogue which mainly focused on enhancing their strategic partnership. The following is a press release of on the talks, unde... March 22, 2019 0 164 Category: Kuwait
Number Of Saudi Employees In The Ministry Exceeds 2000 Assistant Undersecretary for Financial Affairs at the Ministry of Education (MoE) Yousef Al- Najjar was recently quoted as saying the number of Saudi employees in the ministry exceeds 2,000, reports A... March 22, 2019 0 178 Category: Kuwait
MOI Has Submitted List Of Countries Whose Nationals Are Not Allowed To Enter Kuwait With Their GCC Sponsors The Ministry of the Interior has submitted to the Saudi Embassy a list of countries whose citizens are not allowed to enter the country with their GCC sponsors, in addition to the nationalities genera... March 22, 2019 0 387 Category: Kuwait
National Assembly Delays 35-day Annual Leave Amendment The National Assembly yesterday delayed the second and final reading on the labor law amendment to increase annual leave in the private sector from 30 to 35 days.  According to local media rep... March 21, 2019 0 268 Category: Kuwait