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KIPCO on track to double its profits

KUWAIT: At its annual Investors’ Forum, KIPCO – the Kuwait Projects Company – said that while 2016’s difficult trading conditions are expected to result in revenue growth in the high…

Privatization and food security

Over the past few weeks, the government has shown a determination to privatize more than 20 state-owned companies. At the forefront of these companies are the Kuwait Flour Mills &…

As Ebola flares up, Guinea plans to vaccinate contacts of survivors

CONAKRY: Guinea will soon vaccinate people who have come into contact with more than 500 men who have recovered from Ebola, a senior health official said, the first time it…

Rihanna, Shonda Rhimes, Clinton appear at Black Girls Rock!

Pop star Rihanna and TV mogul Shonda Rhimes were among the honorees at this year’s Black Girls Rock! event, where Hillary Clinton made an appearance and told the audience “my…

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Time has come to increase energy fees: Minister

KUWAIT: Energy fees should be increased in accordance with the government’s study to maintain Kuwait’s credit ranking in the global market, Minister of Electricity and Water Ahmad Al-Jassar said. Calling…

National Guard, US Army conduct drill on logistics

KUWAIT: The Kuwait National Guard and American Army conducted on Thursday a drill on logistics, as part of a joint agreement to share expertise. The joint agreement is part of…

Veteran astronomer Ojairi alive and well

KUWAIT: Renowned Kuwaiti astronomer and meteorologist Dr Saleh Al-Ojairi is alive and well despite rumors that stated that he passed away, the Kuwait Science Club (KSC) confirmed yesterday. Reports speculating…

Man arrested over profane online videos

KUWAIT: Local authorities arrested a man known for his profanity-filled online videos as he flew into the country from London. The Interior Ministry on Thursday night announced the arrest of…

Councilor urges more efforts to maintain camping sites’ cleanliness

KUWAIT: The camping season came to an end on Thursday March 31, and Kuwait Municipality branches are set to start sending teams to remove violating camps starting from tomorrow. The…

30 arrested in fake domestic help office

KUWAIT: Residency department detectives arrested a number of people for running a fake domestic help office, harboring absconding maids and offering illegal domestic help services. Investigations went underway after police…

Search for thieves

KUWAIT: Jahra detectives are looking for three men who committed four armed robberies within less than three hours. In one reported case, the suspects attempted to steal a citizen’s car…