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NBK most valuable banking brand in Kuwait with a value of US $1.748bn

KUWAIT: National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) was recognized as the most valuable banking brand in Kuwait in 2018 according to Brand Finance, the renowned brand valuation agency. NBK ranks among…

After 24 surgeries, Bangladesh ‘tree man’ relapses

DHAKA: A year ago Abul Bajandar, a Bangladeshi rickshaw-puller dubbed “tree-man” for the bark-like growths that once covered his body, appeared to have made a full recovery from the rare…

‘Winchester’ star Jason Clarke on gun control and ghosts

On a once-isolated stretch of land in the Californian city of San Jose stands a bizarre-looking Victorian mansion that, according to legend, is the most haunted house in the world.…

Fashion industry sets new guidelines to fight sexual misconduct

Ahead of New York Fashion Week the industry is unveiling new professional guidelines to combat the kind of sexual harassment and assault allegations plaguing some of the world’s most renowned…

Egypt unveils tomb of ancient priestess

 Egyptian archaeologists on Saturday unveiled the tomb of an Old Kingdom priestess adorned with well-preserved and rare wall paintings. Antiquities Minister Khaled al-Enany told reporters that the tomb on…

Book culture returns to Iraq’s post-jihadist Mosul

Literary cafes, poetry readings and pavement bookstalls-Mosul’s cultural scene is back in business, months after Iraqi forces ousted the Islamic State group from the city following three years of jihadist…

Trump goes after the FBI

4th Feb

Daily E- Paper – Kuwait Times…

Interior Ministry urges violators to avail of amnesty: No fingerprinting, blacklisting

Crime rates drop by 18.5 percent in Kuwait KUWAIT: The number of violators who left Kuwait on the first day of an amnesty that runs from January 29, 2018 to…

Crown Prince represents Amir at Saudi heritage festival

RIYADH: His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah yesterday attended the closing ceremony of King Abdul Aziz’s second Festival for Camels in Riyadh as part of supporting…

New tariff on electricity & water to be implemented by Feb 22

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Electricity and Water is set to complete the implementation of the new tariff law by Feb 22, when it applies it to the agricultural and industrial…

Human rights’ panel, Interior Minister discuss bedoons’ rights

KUWAIT: The parliament’s human rights committee met yesterday with Deputy Premier and Interior Minister Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah to discuss grating bedoons their civil and social rights, in addition to…