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Gas stations ready for new tariffs – 26 strategic projects in annual development plan

KUWAIT: The number of strategic projects in Kuwait’s development plan for the 2016/2017 fiscal year reaches 26, with a total value of over KD 2 billion, or an average of…

Drivers’ ban

KUWAIT: The Interior Ministry has reactivated a law under which expatriates who leave Kuwait after working there as mandoubs (company representatives) or drivers are not allowed to return back to…

Rents going down?

KUWAIT: The successful housing plan in which a large number of units were distributed and power was connected in new cities such as the Jaber Al-Ahmad area is expected to…

KAC prepares for hajj by increasing flights to Saudi – Carrier to transport 2,500 pilgrims from Kuwait, 3,000 from abroad

KUWAIT: As part of its preparations for the hajj season, Kuwait Airways Corporation (KAC) announced increasing the number of flights to Saudi Arabia during a press conference held yesterday at…

Fake Bangladeshi doctor arrested

KUWAIT: A Bangladeshi man who arrived in Kuwait on a cleaner’s visa acted as a doctor in Rabiya. The man, identified as ‘Atwa’, became famous very quickly among his compatriots…

IS attack kills 71 in Yemen

Lightning kills 323 reindeer in Norway

Islamic State ‘connected’ to Bangladesh – US offers intelligence, law-enforcement help

106 students detained in Pakistan madrassa raid

QUETTA: Pakistani police raided a madrassa in the restive southwestern city of Quetta and detained 106 illegal Afghan students, officials said yesterday, as the government stepped up a campaign to…

Thailand police link beach-town bombings to Muslim insurgency

BANGKOK: Thai police identified yesterday a third suspect wanted in connection with a wave of bombs in tourist towns this month that killed four people and for the first time…

IS-claimed attack kills 18 in Iraq oasis town – Wedding party targeted

Rousseff faces Senate in impeachment showdown – ‘Dilma – warrior of the Brazilian homeland’