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AUB net profit surges 6% to $468.7 million

KUWAIT: Ahli United Bank B.S.C. (AUB) reported a net profit attributable to its equity shareholders of $468.7 million for the nine months ended 30 September 2017, an increase of 6.0…

KIPCO announces net profit of KD 22.3m for 9 months of 2017

KUWAIT: KIPCO – the Kuwait Projects Company (Holding) – has announced a net profit of KD 22.3 million ($74 million), or 11.22 fils per share ($3.7 cents), for the first…

Jazeera records double digit growth for 2 quarters in a row

Kuwaiti airline announces Q3 2017 financial results KUWAIT: Jazeera Airways KSC (Jazeera) yesterday announced its financial results for the third quarter. The company reported an operating profit of KD8.3 million,…

Zain launches BOLT Hotspot in Kuwait

Company offers superfast CAT16 technology KUWAIT: Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, announced the launch of BOLT Hotspot device for the first time in Kuwait, offering the latest superfast…

KIPCO, Burgan Bank, Gulf Insurance support ‘The Battle Fitness Festival’

KUWAIT CITY: The Kuwait Projects Company (Holding) – has teamed up with Burgan Bank and Gulf Insurance Group to support one of the region’s largest fitness events, ‘The Battle Fitness…

Protesters disrupt Polanski film after new rape allegations

Protesters have disrupted the opening of a retrospective of Roman Polanski’s work in Paris following new rape allegations against the French-Polish film director. Some 80 protesters outside the Cinematheque Française,…

Hollywood producers kick out Weinstein

The Producers Guild of America banned disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein for life on Monday, vowing that sexual harassment would no longer be tolerated within its ranks. New accusations of…

Cartoon for the soul

1st Nov

Daily E- Paper – Kuwait Times…

Amir accepts resignation of Cabinet, names it caretaker

KUWAIT: HH the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah yesterday accepted the resignation of the Cabinet which was submitted to him by the prime minister amid indications that the formation…

Harbi approves new dental fees for expats

KUWAIT: Health Minister Dr Jamal Al-Harbi issued a decision to increase the fees for dental services for expats, as part of the health fee increases which came into effect this…

843 companies with 5,911 registered workers suspended

Public Authority for Manpower cracks down on fake companies – Inactive companies founded only to sell visas to expats KUWAIT: The Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) raided fake companies on…