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Focus On Fourth Industrial Revolution His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah attended and patronized at Bayan Palace on Monday the 18th edition of His Highness Sheikh Salem Al-Ali Al-Sabah’s Informatics Award.... November 27, 2018 0 48 Category: Kuwait
MPs Query Kuwait Investments, Preservation Of Heritage MP Eissa Al-Kandari has submitted queries to Finance Minister Nayef Al-Hajraf regarding Kuwaiti investments in and outside the country. He said oil is the main source of national income at this point ... November 27, 2018 0 37 Category: Kuwait
MoE, MoH To Deposit Salaries This Week Head of Kuwait Teachers Society (KTS) Motee’a Al-Ajmi disclosed that salaries will be deposited into the accounts of Education Ministry staff in the course of the week, reports Al-Qabas daily. A... November 27, 2018 0 913 Category: Kuwait
Lack Of Labor Cites Reason For Development Of Jleeb State Minister for Municipal Affairs Hussam Al-Roumi blamed the lack of labor cities to house thousands of low-wage workers currently inhabiting Jleeb AlShuyoukh for failure to implement a study prepa... November 26, 2018 0 158 Category: Kuwait
Kuwaitis Spend 11 Percent Of Annual Income On Tourism A Kuwaiti citizens spends 11 percent of his or her annual income on tourism, travelling and recreation, according to a recent study carried out by the World Trade Organization (WTO). This rate is the ... November 26, 2018 0 62 Category: Kuwait
Magnitude 6.3 Earthquake Strikes Western Iran – Tremors Felt In Kuwait The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.3 earthquake has struck western Iran near its border with Iraq. The earthquake Sunday night hit near Sarpol-e Zahab in Iran’s Kermanshah province... November 26, 2018 0 285 Category: Kuwait
Recruitment Of Domestics Under Labor From April 19 Director of the Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) Ahmed Al-Mussa has disclosed that the Labor Inspection Department conducted 3,200 visits to domestic labor offices, during which the inspectors reco... November 26, 2018 0 141 Category: Kuwait
Remittance Tax, Health Cover On Expat Visit Visas On Agenda The Secretariat General of the National Assembly has distributed the agenda for Tuesday’s session, which include requests to lift the immunity of several MPs and some proposals, reports Al-Rai d... November 26, 2018 0 243 Category: Kuwait
Tremors Felt Along Kuwait’s Coastal Areas Tremors were felt along Kuwait’s coastal areas on Sunday evening, resulting from a 6.3 magnitude earthquake that struck the Iraq-Iran border region. The aftershock, which occurred at 1937 (22... November 26, 2018 0 574 Category: Kuwait
Claims For Compensation For Rainstorm Damage Told Not To Exaggerate Ministry of Finance Undersecretary Saleh Al-Sarawi, who also heads the Compensation Team that was formed earlier to process compensation for damages caused by the rainstorm, has called on citizens and... November 26, 2018 0 143 Category: Kuwait
Workers Accused Of Wasting Water At National Assembly The judicial control team of the Ministry of Electricity and Water has filed a case against the National Assembly accusing workers at the Parliament house of wasting water and not complying with the i... November 26, 2018 0 73 Category: Kuwait
7500-year-old Temple City Discovered In Kuwait A team of archaeologist has discovered a 7500-year-old temple city in the Bahra 1 site, which is located in the northern coast of Kuwait Bay. Led by Professor Piotr Bielinski of the Polish Centre o... November 25, 2018 1 4453 Category: Kuwait
Expat Remittances Up 7 Percent – KD 2.2bn Sent From Kuwait Remittances of expatriate workers in Kuwait have increased by 7.2 percent to reach $7.31 billion (KD 2.2 billion) in the first half of this year compared to $6.82 billion remittances sent in the same ... November 25, 2018 0 498 Category: Kuwait
More Than 5,000 Filipinos Enter Kuwait Each Month Head of Domestic Labor Offices Union Khalid Al-Dakhnan revealed that more than 5,000 Filipino workers are entering Kuwait on a monthly basis, reports Al-Rai daily. He affirmed that there is no dela... November 25, 2018 0 293 Category: Kuwait
Black Market Bleeds Ministry Medicine The government’s statement on the population structure is inaccurate as the population of foreigners grows faster than Kuwaitis, says MP Saleh Ashour. Ashour cited statistics stating that the... November 25, 2018 0 158 Category: Kuwait
Sewage, Waste Swamp Hassawi Several bloggers have highlighted the worsening situation in Block Three, Hassawi stating the area is full of sewage swamps and large quantity of waste. One of the bloggers, Essam Al-Muzen, uploade... November 25, 2018 0 124 Category: Kuwait
Sabah Al-Ahmad Residents Fear Another Flood Residents of Sabah Al-Ahmad City are yet to recover from the shock they suffered due to the torrential rains witnessed in the country last week. But they now find themselves putting their hands on the... November 25, 2018 0 150 Category: Kuwait
Emergency Plan At Airport – PART Ready For Rains Deputy Director General of Kuwait International Airport Affairs at the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) and Chairman of the Emergency Team Eng Fahad Al- Waqyan says the administration is r... November 25, 2018 0 251 Category: Kuwait
No Certificates Will Be Automatically Approved Top-level sources at the Civil Service Commission (CSC) said the certificates of private institutes even those officially sealed by the Public Authority for Applied Education and Training will not be ... November 25, 2018 0 282 Category: Kuwait
GCC Expats Remittances Top $57.71 Bn In The First Half Of 2018 The overall volume of remittances sent home by expatriates living in the GCC countries grew by 4.8% over the first half of this year, to reach $57.71 bn, up from $55.05 bn during the same period in 20... November 23, 2018 1 141 Category: Kuwait