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Opposition MP queries govt over FIFA’s corruption case

Lawmaker inquires if Iran is involved in Istanbul assassination KUWAIT: Opposition MP Riyadh Al-Adasani yesterday inquired about government measures with regard to corruption allegations in world football FIFA involving Kuwait.…

Step back for Sheikh Ahmad, Asia’s sporting power broker

HONG KONG: After almost a decade as one of the game’s main power brokers, Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah stepped away from his involvement in world football on Sunday as…

Our precious sea

Our sea is polluted. Thousands of fish are dying on the shore. The air also is polluted. Sandstorms and humidity and no rain. Our streets are polluted. Our systems are…

Minister explains why co-ops might have shortages in supply goods

KUWAIT: Minister of Commerce and Industry, Acting Minister of Information Khaled Al-Roudhan stressed that the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MCI) is committed to insuring the availability of supply goods…

Kuwait Airways doubles Mumbai service to twice a day as market share increases

Passengers benefit from morning, evening departures KUWAIT: After recently concluding an agreement with the civil aviation authorities in India, Kuwait Airways has today confirmed that, from 10th May 2017, it…

Municipal Council members call for by-elections to fill vacant seats

KUWAIT: With 11 members in attendance, the Municipal Council hosted an ordinary session yesterday, during which Chairman Muhalhel Al-Khaled declared that five seats are vacant, after members resigned last December…

Amir meets Italian Prime Minister

KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received yesterday at Bayan Palace Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni and his accompanying delegation, in presence of His Highness the…

Al Sawaber chosen for ‘Modern Century’ campaign

KUWAIT CITY: Kuwait’s famous Al-Sawaber complex has been listed by the World Monuments Fund among its ‘Modern Century’ sites that need preservation. The social media campaign aims to “involve the…

Al-Zour refinery strategic part of Kuwait 2035 vision

KUWAIT: The new Al-Zour refinery project is considered one of the most prominent strategic projects of ‘Kuwait 2035’ vision. The project is a significant edifice that would place Kuwait National…

No backtracking on financial reforms: Minister Saleh vows

‘No plans to extend subsidy cuts’ KUWAIT: Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Anas Al-Saleh has vowed to forge ahead with game-changing reforms to address financial imbalances and diversify national…

National Assembly hosts Student Parliament session

KUWAIT: The idea of the Student Parliament is an advanced and important one that catches the interest of everyone, said National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanem yesterday. This came in Ghanem’s…

A mosque in Canada

Two young Muslim Canadians of Syrian origin who were born and raised in Canada and never knew any other home country, who had received full healthcare, education and all citizenship…