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Trump insists no White House chaos

WASHINGTON: John Kelly was sworn in yesterday as the new White House chief of staff, as US President Donald Trump looked to the retired Marine general for leadership after a…

Thousands to be evacuated from Lebanon-Syria border

BEIRUT: Scores of buses and ambulances arrived at the Lebanon-Syria border yesterday for the second phase of an exchange between Lebanon’s militant Hezbollah group and Syria’s Al-Qaeda affiliate that would…

Australian plane plot may have involved bomb or gas: Reports

SYDNEY: Four men accused of plotting to bring down a plane planned to use poisonous gas or a crude bomb disguised as a meat mincer, reports said yesterday, with Australian…

Venezuela braces for new protests after deadly vote

CARACAS: Venezuela braced for new protests yesterday after a controversial election for an assembly to rewrite the constitution unleashed a wave of unrest that left 10 people dead. Opponents of…

Europe’s jobs market is healing, but wages weak

BRUSSELS: The eurozone economy is healing nicely but inflation remains weak – good news for consumers in the short run but a sign of underlying weakness in wages and companies’…

Memac Ogilvy partners with Zain Iraq telecom

KUWAIT: Memac Ogilvy, the leading advertising and public relations agency in MENA, succeeded to partner with Zain Iraq, part of Zain Group – the leading telecom and mobile data service…

Amir commends national cyber security strategy

KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received at Bayan Palace yesterday Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs and Acting Minister of Information Sheikh Mohammad Al-Abdullah Al-Mubarak…

Cabinet urges Kuwaitis to recall invasion lessons to preserve national security

KUWAIT: The Kuwaiti cabinet yesterday urged the Kuwaiti people to recall the “bitterness of injustice and tyranny” they experienced during the 1990 Iraqi Invasion, to take lessons from the occasion…

Kuwait Food Bank, KASCO join hands to help needy families

KUWAIT: Under the patronage of Kuwaiti businessman Bader Al-Kharafi, Kuwait Food Bank signed a joint cooperation agreement with Kuwait Aviation Services Company (KASCO) yesterday at the food bank’s headquarters in…

Lawmaker demands stripping Abdali cell convicts off nationalities

KUWAIT: MP Dr Waleed Al-Tabatabae suggested yesterday that the governments withdraws the Kuwaiti nationality from citizens convicted in the Abdali cell case, saying that their crimes amount to acts of…

Kuwait eyes fish self-sufficiency to narrow supply, demand gap

KUWAIT: The Public Authority for Agricultural Affairs and Fish Resources (PAAAFR) seeks to achieve self-sufficiency of locally-consumed fish as part of its ambitious strategy aimed at narrowing the gap between…

Two million barrels of Kuwaiti crude oil to be shipped to Vietnam refinery: Oil Minister

KUWAIT: Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) is preparing to ship two million barrels of Kuwaiti crude oil to the Vietnam refinery to supply it with quantities required for operations today. Through…