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Indian-embassy-releases-advisory-on-transportation-of-mortal-remains_kuwait
Indian Embassy Releases Advisory On Transportation Of Mortal Remains Steps to be taken for transportation of human mortal remains  to India Contact Consular Wing (Tel: 22530600 ext. 271 / 244) with a copy each of the (a) Passport / Civil identity card of the de... July 25, 2015 0 1409 Category: Kuwait
Government-Offices-Should-Respect-Worker's-Rights_kuwait
Government Offices Should Respect Worker's Rights The Civil Service Commission (CSC) has asked all government offices to respect the law and the regulations allotted by CSC concerning sick leaves and the rights of employees, reports Al-Qabas daily qu... July 25, 2015 0 1324 Category: Kuwait
Public-Places-Too-Risky-After-Bombing_kuwait
Public Places Too Risky After Bombing After a deadly suicide attack by the Islamic State (IS) group on a Shiite mosque in Kuwait City killed 26 people and wounded 202 others last month, some people in Kuwait are getting panicky and changi... July 25, 2015 0 1141 Category: Kuwait
-25-percentage-Of-Kuwaitis-Married-Foreign-Women_kuwait
25 Percentage Of Kuwaitis Married Foreign Women The absence of openness, the lack of a sense of responsibility and adultery were cited among the major reasons for divorce in Kuwait in 2015. The justice ministry said that the change in the behavi... July 25, 2015 0 1400 Category: Kuwait
Gulf-Bank-first-in-Kuwait-to-obtain-PCI-DSS-3.1-Certification_kuwait
Gulf Bank First In Kuwait To Obtain PCI-DSS 3.1 Certification Gulf Bank announced on 22 July that it has officially obtained the Payment Card Industry (PCI)-Data Security Standards (DSS) 3.1 certification, making it the first Bank in Kuwait to be certified with ... July 25, 2015 0 1141 Category: Kuwait
Department-Approves-New-Kuwaiti-Passport-With-Magnetic-Chip_kuwait
Department Approves New Kuwaiti Passport With Magnetic Chip General Department for Citizenship and Passport Affairs has approved the new Kuwaiti passport which will include a magnetic chip to prevent forgery of the passport, reports Al- Shahed daily quoting re... July 25, 2015 0 1393 Category: Kuwait
Gas-subsidy-removal-study-prepared_kuwait
Gas Subsidy Removal Study Prepared The Kuwait Petroleum Corporation completed a study to lift subsidies of gasoline products, informed sources said, adding that the study is now in the hand of decision makers. They said that the reacti... July 25, 2015 0 1168 Category: Kuwait
Road-sector-has-43-projects-in-Development-Plan_kuwait
Road Sector Has 43 Projects In Development Plan Director of Design Department at the Road Engineering Sector of Ministry of Public Works Suha Ashkanani says the department previously prepared a well-studied plan which includes a number of projects,... July 25, 2015 0 1277 Category: Kuwait
Smart-card-to-replace-birth-certificate-soon_kuwait
Smart Card To Replace Birth Certificate Soon The Ministry of Health has finalized the design for the smart card which will replace the paper birth certificates of citizens and residents, reports Al-Qabas daily quoting Assistant Undersecretary fo... July 25, 2015 0 1597 Category: Kuwait
Bedouns-without-passports-won’t-be-allowed-to-travel-for-Hajj_kuwait
Bedouns Without Passports Won’t Be Allowed To Travel For Hajj Bedoun residents of Kuwait who do not hold passports will not be allowed to travel for Hajj pilgrimage this year because of the decision taken by Ministry of Interior to stop issuing Article 17 passpo... July 25, 2015 0 1143 Category: Kuwait
Housemaid-Hurt-When-Trying-To-Escape-From-Employer_kuwait
Housemaid Hurt When Trying To Escape From Employer A housemaid recently sustained several fractures and bruises when she fell from the second floor of her sponsors’ house in Farwaniya while she was trying to climb down and flee the house, said s... July 24, 2015 0 1180 Category: Kuwait
Teens-Stabbed-and-Robbed-a-Taxi-Driver_kuwait
Teens Stabbed And Robbed A Taxi Driver Two juveniles, a citizen and an Egyptian, were recently arrested for stabbing a taxi driver and stealing KD 30 from him in Farwaniya, said security sources. Case papers indicate that the driver report... July 24, 2015 0 1148 Category: Kuwait
Indian-Embassy-issues-advisory-regarding-Narcotics-and-Drugs-for-Indian-Community-in-Kuwait-_kuwait
Indian Embassy Issues Advisory Regarding Narcotics And Drugs For Indian Community In Kuwait Indian Embassy issues advisory regarding narcotics/ drugs for Indian Community in Kuwait. The advisory is given below Unfortunately, there has been an increase in the arrest/ detention of Indian na... July 24, 2015 0 1571 Category: Kuwait
Security-check-tightened-for-incoming-passengers-at-Kuwait_kuwait
Security Check Tightened For Incoming Passengers At Kuwait The Interior Ministry has tightened security at all entry points – air, land and sea – to thoroughly check all incoming ‘passengers’, reports Al-Shahed daily. The State Securit... July 24, 2015 0 1260 Category: Kuwait
Nile-'party-Boat'-Crash-Kills-At-Least-21-In-Egypt_kuwait
Nile 'party Boat' Crash Kills At Least 21 In Egypt At least 21 people have been killed in a crash between a cargo vessel and a passenger boat on Egypt's River Nile, security sources say. Families of a young couple hired the boat for an engageme... July 24, 2015 0 1177 Category: Kuwait
Ministry-of--Commerce-And-Industry-To-Improve-Friday-Market-of-Cars_kuwait
Ministry Of Commerce And Industry To Improve Friday Market Of Cars Minister Commerce and Industry Dr. Yousef Al-Ali assigned a number of technical consultants in his office to' prepare a comprehensive plan for evaluating the situation of Friday Market for Cars lo... July 23, 2015 0 1150 Category: Kuwait
Violators-warned-of-consequences-for-breaking-the-law_kuwait
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 1234 Category: Kuwait
Hajj-prices-up-by-40-percent_kuwait
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 1189 Category: Kuwait
Tests-reveal-Quran-manuscript-is-among-oldest-in-the-world_kuwait
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 1102 Category: Kuwait
Bogus-Sheikh_kuwait
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 1211 Category: Kuwait