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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 1203 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 1172 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 1122 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 1330 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
Gold-Falls-Near-Five-Year-Low_kuwait
Gold Falls Near Five Year Low Gold fell on Wednesday for a seventh session in eight, reflecting sustained downward pressure on the metal days after its steepest drop in almost two years, with more losses seen ahead as the demand o... July 23, 2015 2 3300 Category: Economics
Coming-soon---Death-of-the-SIM-card-_kuwait
Coming soon - Death of the SIM card A recent report from the Financial Times brought news that both Samsung and Apple are close to agreeing on a common architecture standard for an electronic SIM (subscriber identity module) card that w... July 22, 2015 0 1367 Category: Technology
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 1288 Category: Kuwait
128,116-travelled-through-airport-during-eid-holiday_kuwait
128,116 travelled through airport during Eid holiday The number of citizens who departed and arrived during the period from July 17 to July 20 reached 135,816, while the number of Gulf national was 78,132 including 31,353 departures and 46,779 arrivals ... July 22, 2015 0 1169 Category: Holidays in Kuwait
where-is-the-world's-hottest-city?-_kuwait
Where is the world's hottest city? Kuwait City, Karachi and the Iranian city of Ahvaz all experience some of the highest temperatures in the world. Such extreme heat, combined with poor air quality and planning, can have grave effects,... July 22, 2015 0 1684 Category: Weather in 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 1270 Category: Kuwait
-decision-on-visit-visas-already-in-force_kuwait
Decision on visit visas already in force   Assistant Undersecretary for Naturalization and Residence Affairs at the Ministry of Interior Major-General Sheikh Mazen Al-Jarrah said the decision to reduce the duration of the visit visa fro... July 22, 2015 0 1339 Category: Visit Visa
renewing-civil-id-simplified-by-paci-e-envelope-system_kuwait
Renewing Civil ID Simplified by PACI E-Envelope System The Public Authority for Civil Information (PACI) officially launched the 'e-envelope system' yesterday during a press conference held at its premises. This system simplifies the procedure of ... July 22, 2015 0 7691 Category: Civil ID
Square-Capital-Tower---Kuwait_kuwait
Square Capital Tower - Kuwait The Capital Tower Project site in Kuwait City is well suited for the development of a landmark mixed-use project with office, hotel, serviced apartment and retail components on an area covers 6,393 sq... July 22, 2015 0 1556 Category: Kuwait
Kuwait-Family-Rescued-From-Sea-After-35-Hours_kuwait
Kuwait Family Rescued From Sea After 35 Hours A Kuwaiti family stranded at sea on a launchboat for more than 35 hours has been rescued, announced Ministry of Interior on Tuesday. In a grueling rescue operation that lasted about nine hour... July 22, 2015 0 1145 Category: General
Kuwait-Employer-Arrested-in-torture-of-Pinay-Maid_kuwait
Kuwait Employer Arrested in torture of Pinay Maid The female Kuwaiti employer who allegedly tortured her Filipina household service worker for three years has been arrested and is now detained at the Umm Al Haiman Police Station, disclosed Philippine... July 21, 2015 0 16283 Category: Kuwait