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Minister Al-Rawdhan Orders Removal Of Glass Panes From Counters The Minister of Commerce and Industry Khalid Al-Rawdhan ordered that glass panes, separating the administrative office employees from common people, to be removed from counters to ensure a better work... January 07, 2017 0 892 Category: Kuwait
Minister Warns Against Trading In Unhealthy Food Products Minister of State for Municipal Affairs Mohammad Al-Jabri yesterday warned promoters of food unfit for human consumption would face firm punitive action. Manipulators with food supplies, during a rece... January 07, 2017 0 445 Category: Kuwait
PAHW Will Suspend The Disbursement Of Rent Allowance To 4000 Citizens Public Authority for Housing Welfare (PAHW) will suspend the disbursement of rent allowance to some 4,000 citizens who received housing allocations under the new projects, alongside those updating the... January 06, 2017 0 606 Category: Kuwait
MOC Has Appealed To Defaulting Telephone Subscribers To Pay Their Arrears Ministry of Communications has appealed to defaulting telephone subscribers to pay their arrears. The ministry disclosed its intention to set off the programmed disconnection in the course of the m... January 06, 2017 0 414 Category: Kuwait
Kuwait Tourism Sector Has Prepared A Plan To Provide 15,000 Job Opportunities The country’s tourism sector has prepared a plan to provide 15,000 job opportunities in the tourism industry by 2020  quoting informed sources. They said the sector is seeking to increase t... January 06, 2017 0 550 Category: Kuwait
Ministrys Intention To Increase Charges Of The Medical Services Offered To Expats Minister of Health Dr Jamal Al- Harbi has corroborated the news report that was published recently regarding the ministry’s intention to increase charges of the medical services offered to expat... January 06, 2017 0 526 Category: Kuwait
IMF Has Adviced Kuwait To Set A Specific Timeframe Ranging Between 3 To 5 Years For Implementing VAT The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has advised Kuwait to set a specific timeframe ranging between three to five years for implementing the Value Added Tax (VAT) system, even though most of the Gulf... January 06, 2017 0 1394 Category: Kuwait
Security Team Has Been Assigned To Closely Monitor The Arrival And Departure Of Containers At Shuwaikh Port Acting Director General of General Customs Department Adnan Al-Qudaibi revealed that a security team has been assigned to closely monitor the arrival and departure of containers at Shuwaikh Port. H... January 06, 2017 0 1112 Category: Kuwait
Tax On The Remittances Of Expatriates MP Faisal Al-Kandari on Thursday submitted a proposal to impose tax on the remittances of expatriates.Article One of the bill stipulates imposing tax on money that expatriates send outside Kuwait.Arti... January 06, 2017 0 2409 Category: Kuwait
Ministry Of Awqaf Staff In Dilemma After Daily Fingerprint Attendance System Breaks Down The SAP (Systems Applications and Products) time and attendance program in the Ministry of Awqaf broke down so 1,200 employees have not been able to do the daily fingerprint attendance which might dep... January 05, 2017 0 1224 Category: Kuwait
Country Addresses Federation Of Association Football For Temporary Suspension Lift Kuwait's parliamentary committee for sports and youth affairs decided on Thursday to address a message to the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) requesting temporary lift of t... January 05, 2017 0 556 Category: Kuwait
MP Called For A Review Of The Citizens Retirement Law MP Faisal Al- Kandari has called for a review of the Citizens Retirement Law, pointing out the law is unfair and so it should be amended. In a press statement, Al-Kandari suggested granting women the ... January 05, 2017 0 1341 Category: Kuwait
Saudi Arabia Kingdom Has No Intention To Cancel Fees For Hajj And Umrah Visas The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has no intention to cancel fees for Hajj and Umrah visas, reports Al-Anba daily quoting Saudi diplomatic sources. This came after the proliferation of advertisements men... January 05, 2017 0 532 Category: Kuwait
Plan To Deport One Million Expats The Ambassador of Peace and Counter-Terrorism Organization of the African Arab Unity Envoy Dr. Mohammad Jassim Al-Medairis said he is shocked to hear that a proposal has been submitted to deport one m... January 05, 2017 0 6192 Category: Kuwait
Ministry Discus Increase Health Service Fees For Expatriates Health ministry has conducted a study to review some health service fees to make them conform to their actual cost and which are affordable by expats, Al-Anbaa daily reported. The daily quoting s... January 05, 2017 0 432 Category: Kuwait
Kuwaiti Citizens And Expatriates Expressed Frustration On Bad Conditions Of The Public Transport A number of Kuwaiti citizens and expatriates expressed frustration over the bad conditions of the public transportation buses and the increased ticket charges. Kuwaiti citizen Ali Al-Saleh said the pu... January 04, 2017 0 9005 Category: Kuwait
Lawsuits During Night Shifts Minister of Justice and State Minister for National Assembly Affairs Dr Faleh Al- Azb confirmed the issuance of a decision to look into lawsuits during night shift — from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm &mda... January 04, 2017 0 390 Category: Kuwait
NRIs Exchange Old Currency Till 30 June 2017 The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has offered some relief to NRIs for exchanging old currency notes. All NRIs, who have been abroad during Nov 9, 2016 to Dec 30, 2016 can avail this facility till June 3... January 04, 2017 0 551 Category: Kuwait
MP Plans A Bill Canceling The Decision To Increase Electricity And Water Charges MP Riyadh Al-Adsani has unveiled his plan to present a bill canceling the decision to increase electricity and water charges. Warning that the increase, even if it does not cover private houses, will ... January 04, 2017 0 372 Category: Kuwait
Expatriates Have Called For Emulation Of Qatar By Canceling The Kafala System Several citizens and expatriates have called for emulation of Qatar by canceling the Kafala system. They are of the view that cancellation of the system will eliminate the phenomenon of visa trade ... January 04, 2017 0 479 Category: Kuwait