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AUB signs cooperation agreement with Omniya Project for plastic bottles recycling

KUWAIT: Within the framework of supporting the communities that we are part of, Ahli United Bank has signed a cooperation agreement with Omniya Project to recycle plastic waste used at…

Alargan CEO showcases ‘green residential projects in KISR talk

Energy-efficient developments come up in Kuwait and Oman KUWAIT: In the PechaKucha night curated by the Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR) themed “Conversations on Conservation” to provoke thought and…

UK may use taxes to get tech giants to do more to fight extremism

LONDON: Britain may impose new taxes on tech giants like Google and Facebook unless they do more to combat online extremism by taking down material aimed at radicalising people or…

Algerian breast cancer survivors rejected, shunned as ‘half-women’

‘I want a whole woman, not three-quarters of one’ – Cancer victims abandoned by husbands and fiances ALGIERS: As if losing a breast to cancer was not traumatic enough, Algerian…

Cheesed off: Italian regions highly strung over mozz

Defenders of buffalo mozzarella in the Campania region of southern Italy have vowed to fight a decision made this week by the farming ministry which allows a cow mozzarella from…

Latest ‘Star Wars’ passes $1 billion mark in third week: Disney

The latest episode in Disney’s colossally popular “Star Wars” series has passed the $1 billion mark in worldwide revenues after just three weeks, a Disney spokesperson confirmed Sunday. That helped…

3rd Jan

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Lawmaker demands restrictions on Iraqi fans entry for security reasons

KUWAIT: Responding to Iraqi minister of interior Qassim Al-Aaraji’s announcement that he had asked his Kuwaiti counterpart Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah to allow the entry of Iraqi fans to attend…

MP calls for cooperation to open Indonesian helpers’ recruitment

KUWAIT: MP Khalil Al-Saleh called on local authorities to meet their Indonesian counterparts’ demands with regards to domestic helpers’ status, in order to resume the recruitment of Indonesian domestic workers…

Happy New Year!

I am wishing all my readers and their families a Happy New Year. Some of us take this time to look back on our accomplishments and failures, our strengths and…

Expat loans

Local newspapers recently published an alarming report on expatriate loans in Kuwait. The report revealed, quoting banking sources, that some banks have tightened the terms of granting personal loans in…

Architecture students in final act against Bayt Lothan’s demolition

Cultural legacy that stood for more than 60 years  KUWAIT: Student associations at Kuwait University’s Faculty of Architecture are making a last stand objecting to the demolition of Bayt…