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30th Sep

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Court: Petrol hike illegal, but new prices to remain – MPs cautiously welcome ruling, demand scrapping hike

KUWAIT: The administrative court yesterday said the Cabinet decision to increase petrol prices is illegal, since it was issued in violation of the law, but it rejected a request to…

Kuwait Ministry of Finance denies plans to cut wages – MoH launches retirees’ health insurance

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Finance yesterday categorically denied reports on social media about purported government’s intention to slash payments. The official spokesman of the Finance Minister, Khaled Al-Rubaiaan, said there…

‘Cities and the new climate economy’

KUWAIT: It has been repeatedly argued that cities have a unique opportunity to build a different model of economic growth – one which achieves the benefits of growth but with…

JAC and IAEA sign cooperation agreement in nuclear medicine

KUWAIT: Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah Molecular Imaging Center (JAC), one of the centers of the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences’ (KFAS), signed an executive agreement yesterday with the International…

Kuwait’s security chief receives NATO official – Bleak assessment of Mideast by think tank

KUWAIT: Chief of the Security Bureau Sheikh Thamer Al-Ali Al-Sabah yesterday received Nicola de Santis, the head of NATO’s Middle East and North Africa affairs, discussing bilateral ties and mutual…

Kuwait army ready to safeguard the nation

KUWAIT: The Kuwaiti army is apt and ready to safeguard the nation, Army Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Mohammad Al-Khoder said yesterday. On a visit to the country’s aerial defense…

Kuwaiti commits ‘suicide’; Asian arrested over CDs

KUWAIT: A Kuwaiti was found hanging in his house in Abdullah Mubarak, said security sources. Asian arrested over CDs An Asian was arrested for illegally publishing CDs containing movies and…

17 students injured in school bus accident

KUWAIT: Seventeen boys were injured yesterday when their private school bus turned over along Jahra Road while heading to school in the early hours of the morning. Nine ambulances were…

34-year-old Briton ‘Under the influence’ tried to enter Shaab Palace holding a sword

KUWAIT: A 34-year-old Briton under the influence of drugs was arrested after he tried to enter Shaab Palace holding a sword he waved around. Security sources noted that the suspect…

Kuwait Airport- feel sorry and disgusted

On each visit to Kuwait International Airport, I feel very sorry and disgusted with it, especially when I reminisce about how the very same airport used to look like when…

Congress rejects Obama veto of 9/11 bill – Saudi Arabia has ways to hit back at lawsuit effort