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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 1417 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 1191 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 1300 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 1624 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 1168 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 1205 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 1168 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 1607 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 1292 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 1204 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 1174 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 1260 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 1221 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 1123 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 1235 Category: Kuwait
52-percent-kuwait-respondents-expects-salary-hikes-in-2015_kuwait
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 Bayt.com MENA Salary Survey, conducted by Bayt... July 23, 2015 0 1331 Category: Kuwait
150-Fake-Companies-to-be-Prosecuted_kuwait
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 1134 Category: Kuwait
82-neglected-cars-removed-from-road-side_kuwait
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 1291 Category: Kuwait
Kuwait-pushes-ahead-with-infrastructure-build-out-_kuwait
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 1119 Category: Kuwait
Trafficked-Ugandan-domestic-helper-beaten-for-taking-day-off-_kuwait
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 1272 Category: Kuwait