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Ajeel takes part in first ‘Diyafa’ festival in Dubai

Kuwaiti fashion designer and businesswoman Muntaha Al-Ajeel took part in the first ‘Diyafa’ festival at Atlantis Dubai, where stars from 10 countries were honored for their achievements and the records…

Syrian musician in limbo after travel ban

A Syrian musician who was allowed to legally immigrate to the United States  on account of his “extraordinary” abilities, and who recently toured with famed cellist Yo-Yo Ma, is now…

Miss France crowned Miss Universe in Philippines

A 23-year-old dental student from France won the Miss Universe crown yesterday in the annual pageant held this year in the Philippines. Iris Mittenaere from the small town of Lille…

Fighting fire with fire

31st Jan

Daily E- Paper – Kuwait Times…

Ambassadors of globalization: A new challenge for Kuwaitis

Populism, nationalism, protectionism rising DAVOS: Every year, world leaders, global business elite and some of the world’s brightest academics attend the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland.…

MP urges quick solution in health insurance row

KUWAIT: MP Faisal Al-Kandari yesterday urged Health Minister Jamal Al-Harbi to find a quick solution to the health insurance problem after he cancelled the private company’s contract. The cancellation has…

Kuwait waiting for instructions to implement Trump ban at airport

KUWAIT: A diplomatic source stressed that Kuwait had not received any correspondence from US authorities concerning banning the entry of Iraqis, Syrians, Sudanese, Libyans, Yemenis, Iranians and Somalis, and that…

Visa, residency questions

It is no secret that Kuwait has changed immensely in the past few years. Last week I was in Dubai for a business meeting and met a lovely expat lawyer…

State officials congratulate Amir on 11th anniversary of his reign

Crown Prince says national unity is way to secure future KUWAIT: Marking the 11th year anniversary since he assumed power, His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received…

Ministry denies social media monitoring decree

Investigation into restaurant customer’s death KUWAIT: The Kuwaiti Ministry of Interior yesterday dismissed as ‘baseless’ reports on a decree authorizing the tapping of personal phone calls and monitoring of social…

Minister encourages Kuwaitis to work as imams, muezzins

KUWAIT: Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs and Minister of State for Municipal Affairs Mohammad Al-Jabri stressed his keenness on executing the Awqaf ministry’s strategy on professional performance development. Jabri…