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decline-in-recruiting-expats-in-oil-sector_kuwait
Decline In Recruiting Expats In Oil Sector Sources pointed to nearly 50 percent decline in the appointment of expatriates in oil sector during the last fiscal year compared to the previous year, reports Al-Rai daily.   The same sour... April 17, 2019 0 112 Category: Kuwait
tax-expats-in-kuwait-5-percent-on-remittances-sent-to-their-home-country_kuwait
Tax Expats In Kuwait 5 Percent On Remittances Sent To Their Home Country A draft law was submitted today to impose 5% tax on expats for remittances sent to their home country. Financial and economic affairs committee went ahead and approved the bill and now have sent it to... April 17, 2019 0 1168 Category: Kuwait
bill-proposes-citizenship-for-foreign-woman-married-to-a-kuwaiti-after-18-years_kuwait
Bill Proposes Citizenship For Foreign Woman Married To A Kuwaiti After 18 Years The Nationality, Passports and Travel Documents Sector of the Ministry of Interior has submitted a draft law to the Interior and Defence Committee of the National Assembly to amend the law granting ci... April 17, 2019 0 87 Category: Kuwait
power-and-water-use-sees-decline_kuwait
Power And Water Use Sees Decline There has been decline in consumption rates of electricity and water and the officials attribute this phenomenon to the increase in tariffs, which came into effect on August 22, 2017, reports Al-Qabas... April 17, 2019 0 64 Category: Kuwait
we-are-held-responsible-for-low-level-of-education---expat-teachers_kuwait
We Are Held Responsible For Low Level Of Education - Expat Teachers We are held responsible for the low level of education in Kuwait without any fault of ours,” this is what the expatriate teachers have told the Al-Qabas daily. The expatriate teachers told th... April 17, 2019 0 58 Category: Kuwait
expat-workers-strike-due-to-non-payment-of-salaries-for-more-then-3-months_kuwait
Expat Workers Strike Due To Non Payment Of Salaries For More Then 3 Months A group of Asian workers working for a cleaning company who are subcontractors for Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs went on a strike in protest against the non-delivery of companies paid for more... April 17, 2019 0 144 Category: Kuwait
211-files-of-contracting-companies-suspended-_kuwait
211 Files Of Contracting Companies Suspended The Director General of Labor Affairs at the Manpower Authority Hassan Al-Khader announced yesterday that 211 files of contracting companies with government projects have been suspended according to A... April 17, 2019 0 125 Category: Kuwait
mosque-in-jahra-vandalized_kuwait
Mosque In Jahra Vandalized An unidentified young man has been referred to the State Security police for damaging the contents of a mosque in the Jahra Governorate, reports Al-Rai daily. A security source told the daily when ... April 17, 2019 1 94 Category: Crime News
detention-of-lawyer-and-aides-extended-to-april-29_kuwait
Detention of lawyer and aides extended to April 29 The detention renewal judge has ordered to extend until April 29 the detention of a lawyer and four Egyptians who are accused of abducting Lawyer Al-Halfi. The plaintiff alleged that the four Egyptian... April 17, 2019 1 58 Category: Crime News
saudi-national-sentenced-to-3-years-imprisonment-for-blackmailing-kuwaiti-with-porno-pics_kuwait
Saudi National Sentenced To 3 Years Imprisonment For Blackmailing Kuwaiti With Porno Pics The Court of Cassation has sentenced a Saudi man to three years imprisonment with hard labor to be followed by deportation after serving the sentence, reports Al- Rai daily. According to security s... April 17, 2019 1 175 Category: Crime News
moi-seized--huge-quantity-of-various-kinds-of-drugs-_kuwait
MoI Seized Huge Quantity Of Various Kinds Of Drugs The Ministry of Interior has seized about 39 kilos of ‘chemical’, 50,000 Captagon pills, 4 kilos of shabu, 250 grams of cannabis and a firearm from a farm in Kabad, reports Al-Anba daily. ... April 17, 2019 0 51 Category: Crime News
kd-10-million-blood-money-exaggerated_kuwait
KD 10 Million Blood Money Exaggerated Preacher Salem Al-Taweel called on the family of late media woman, Hedayat Al- Sultan Al-Salem to forgive or reduce the amount of KD 10 million blood money following a final judgment against Khaled Na... April 17, 2019 1 155 Category: Crime News
bid-to-ease-overcrowding-of-expats-in-cells-and-deportation-center-during-ramadan_kuwait
Bid To Ease Overcrowding Of Expats In Cells And Deportation Center During Ramadan The Ministry of Interior intends to ease overcrowding of expatriates inside the cells in police stations and the Deportation Center before the holy month of Ramadan, enabling security units to launch ... April 17, 2019 0 63 Category: Crime News
engineering-graduate-on-superiors-visa-–-am-i-eligible-to-get-driving-license_kuwait
Engineering Graduate On Superiors Visa – Am I Eligible To Get Driving License I am on supervisor visa but engineering graduate with attested degree certificate and my salary is KD 600, am I eligible to get driving licence?   Name withheld Answer: Answer: Yes, you ... April 17, 2019 1 91 Category: Driving License
group-of-youth-assault-kuwait-police_kuwait
Group Of Youth Assault Kuwait Police Number of people were arrested for resisting arrest which lead to obstruction and assault on police. Sources said that when police tried to arrest a known criminal others came to his rescue and assaul... April 16, 2019 0 251 Category: Crime News
relatively-hot-weather-in-the-country_kuwait
Relatively Hot Weather In The Country The Meteorological Department predicted that the country will be dominated by a relatively hot weather, accompanied by shifting winds from southeasterly to moderate speed at a 60 to 26 kilometers per ... April 16, 2019 0 80 Category: Weather in Kuwait
kuwait-health-ministry-signed-mou-on-medication-bar-code-system_kuwait
Kuwait Health Ministry Signed MoU On Medication Bar Code System Kuwait Health Ministry signed yesterday a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with a nonprofit organization that works on bar codes on a project to monitor drug and medical consumables through a bar cod... April 16, 2019 0 70 Category: Kuwait
amiri-diwan-to-undertake-development-of-the-entertainment-city-_kuwait
Amiri Diwan To Undertake Development Of The Entertainment City The General Secretariat of the Council of Ministers announced that the Amiri Diwan has undertaken the Development Project of the Entertainment City in terms of responsibility, follow-up and completion... April 16, 2019 0 67 Category: Kuwait
ibak-organizes-junior-badminton-championship-2019_kuwait
IBAK Organizes Junior Badminton Championship 2019 The Indian Badminton Association Kuwait (IBAK) opens new horizons for young talents through Junior Badminton Championship 2019, according to a press release issued by IBAK. Termed the first of it... April 16, 2019 0 50 Category: Sports
kuwait-won-gold-medal-in-the-egyptian-open-national-archery-championship-2019-_kuwait
Kuwait Won Gold Medal In The Egyptian Open National Archery Championship 2019 Kuwait’s archery delegation participated in the Egyptian Open National Archery Championship 2019 as part of the activities of the World Archery Federation (2019) involving national teams from Ku... April 16, 2019 0 49 Category: Sports