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4th Jan

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Customs chief ‘sacked’ over booze containers

MPs warn minister over sports suspension KUWAIT: In a major development, Finance Minister Anas Al-Saleh yesterday issued a decision sending the director of the customs department Khaled Al-Saif into retirement…

1,403,457 expats in private sector

KUWAIT: The total number of expats working for the private sector amounts to 1,403,457, according to official statistics as of Dec 31, 2016, said Abdullah Al-Motoutah, Acting Director of the…

Commuters face bus fare increase

KUWAIT: Commuters in Kuwait using public transport saw an increase in some fares from January 1. A popular private bus operator increased its ticket prices from 250 fils to 300…

Kuwaiti Parents handed death sentence for killing child

KUWAIT: A court yesterday sentenced a couple to death after finding them guilty of torturing their three-year-old daughter until she died, it said in a statement. The parents, both Kuwaitis,…

8,157 illegal residents adjusted their status

KUWAIT: Between 2011 until end of December 2016, some 8,157 illegal residents have adjusted their status in Kuwait, said the Central Agency for Illegal Residents Affairs on Sunday. Head of…

Cabinet examines manifesto, submits it to National Assembly

Ministers deplore attacks in Bahrain, Turkey, Iraq KUWAIT: The Cabinet, at its weekly session yesterday, examined the Government manifesto, entitled ‘toward sustainable development,’ and referred it to the National Assembly.…

Kuwait Airways celebrates New Year with arrival of second Boeing 777-300ER

Aircraft is second of 10 ordered; all to be received by Q3 2017 KUWAIT: Kuwait Airways, the official national carrier of the State of Kuwait, has an extra reason to…

Inheritance law in Kuwait

I want to start this article on a positive note, and would like to wish all my readers and their families a Happy New Year. Spending time with family around…

104 disabled parking violations committed

KUWAIT: The Interior Ministry’s General Traffic Department began implementing article 63 of law number 8/2010, which punishes people using the parking spots designated for disabled persons for a one-month jail…

Gay Nepalese man kills boyfriend in Subhan

KUWAIT: A gay Nepalese man could not bear the taunts of his partner and other roommates in Subhan. So after a few drinks, he pulled out a knife, killed his…