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Saudi ‘Paul McCartney’ in rare concert

Saudi Arabia’s “Paul McCartney” took to the stage in Jeddah late Monday for a rare concert in a kingdom seeking to boost entertainment despite religious warnings of “depravity.” The performance…

Travel Ban

1st Feb

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Govt launches ambitious ‘New Kuwait’ 2035 strategy

Nod to budget with huge deficit – 60-40 expat ratio eyed KUWAIT: HH the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah yesterday affirmed a resolve to implement a visionary strategy…

Regulation, not discrimination

I received a recording on WhatsApp yesterday of a Saudi imam delivering a sermon in a mosque. I was impressed by his speech. It was very long guys, but it…

Kuwait respects border demarcation with Iraq

Executions follow lawful, transparent hearings: Jarallah KUWAIT: The State of Kuwait fully respect what have been agreed upon with Iraq regarding border demarcation and maintenance of border signs, in line…

Crimes down by nearly 25%

Cybercrimes increase; accidents dropped 15% KUWAIT: Crimes dropped by 24.8 percent last year compared to a year before, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) announced yesterday. Undersecretary Lt Gen Suleiman Al-Fahd…

Juice producers urged to reduce sugar amounts

KUWAIT: Nutritionist Dr Nawal Al-Hamad invited national juice production companies to a meeting to discuss voluntary participation in a national campaign to reduce the amount of sugar in their products.…

MP proposes committee to manage demography

KUWAIT: MP Waleed Al-Tabtabaei filed a proposal to form a special committee under the name of ‘The National Committee to Regulate and Manage Demography.’ According to the proposal, the committee…

Opposition MPs meet ahead of information minister grilling

MPs want vote on amendment to charges law KUWAIT: About 12 opposition MPs held a coordination meeting yesterday ahead of the debate of the grilling against Information and Youth Minister…

Cabinet deplores mosque attack in Quebec, Canada

Cabinet rechristens committee tasked with improving business KUWAIT: The Kuwaiti Cabinet yesterday condemned yesterday’s attack against the Quebec Islamic Cultural Center in which six people were killed and eight others…

Kuwait Dive Team partners with Queensland University in coral reef protection program

Project monitors over 1,200 coral reef sites worldwide KUWAIT: Kuwait Dive Team of the Volunteer Environmental Foundation stressed yesterday the importance of strengthening international relations and environmental visits with various…