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Saudi court clears Binladin Group in deadly crane crash

RIYADH: A Saudi Arabian court has cleared the Binladin Group of responsibility for the 2015 collapse of a crane in Mecca which killed 100 people, the Saudi press reported yesterday.…

Taiwan offers smart energy-efficiency solution for buildings in Middle East

Taiwan External Trade Development Council holds seminar   KUWAIT: Taiwan External Trade Development Council organized a seminar on smart energy-efficiency solution for buildings on Sunday at Radisson Blu, Bubiyan Ballroom.…

Smash hit: Ping pong robot takes on Olympian at Tokyo tech fair

CEATEC exhibits latest in consumer technology from 670 firms CHIBA, Japan: A ping-pong-playing robot served up a hit at a top Tokyo tech fair yesterday, while a barely-moving machine in…

Health experts zero in on camels to fight MERS virus

Camel vaccines seen as key strategy GENEVA: The fight against the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), which has killed at least 722 people over the past five years, is…

The Great Buddha + grabs 10 Golden Horse nominations

“The Great Buddha +” led the pack Sunday with 10 nominations, including best feature film and best new director, for next month’s Golden Horse Awards. The movie is about a…

‘It’ scares off competition in tight box office race

It was knocked into second place last week-but as Halloween approaches, freaky box office sensation “It” was back at number one in its fourth week in cinemas, industry estimates showed…

Alicia Keys, Stella McCartney in breast cancer campaign

US singer Alicia Keys and fashion designer Stella McCartney launched a new breast cancer awareness campaign Monday aimed at African American women who have much higher mortality rates than white…

Spanish central government vs Catalonia

3rd Oct

Daily E- Paper – Kuwait Times…

Hayef slams inhuman treatment of bedouns

KUWAIT: Islamist opposition MP Mohammad Hayef yesterday demanded that the central agency for stateless people (bedoons) should come under the purview of interior minister in order to hold officials politically…

Guterres reiterates strong support of Kuwaiti mediation in Gulf crisis

NEW YORK: UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres yesterday reiterated his strong support for the continuing Kuwaiti mediation efforts aimed at ending the crisis in the Arabian Gulf region. Guterres, in…

Amir congratulates Premier on Kuwait bourse’s promotion

Status puts Kuwait on course for growth: Minister Instrumental achievement to gain local investors’ trust KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sent a congratulatory cable to…