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China warns US not to open Pandora’s Box, unleash trade ills on world

BEIJING: China warned the United States yesterday not to open Pandora’s Box and spark a flurry of protectionist practices across the globe, even as Beijing pointed to US goods that…

Cryptocurrency boom breathes life into Alpine village

Mining’s arrival inspires opening of first restaurant GONDO, Switzerland: Up until a century ago, the southern Swiss village of Gondo was famous for gold mining, but the industry closed and…

Qualifier Collins topples idol Venus to reach Miami s-finals

Ostapenko too strong for fourth seed Elina Svitolina MIAMI: Danielle Collins produced the performance of a lifetime and pulled off an almighty shock at the WTA Miami Open on Wednesday,…

Smith’s fall from grace has been dramatic and fast

  Australia cricket coach quits, captain breaks down in tears JOHANNESBURG: Australia cricket coach Darren Lehmann said yesterday he would quit after the final match of the scandal-tainted Test series…

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Zain Group aims to be a trendsetter in digital revolution, says Al-Kharafi

Q&A with Zain Vice Chairman and Group CEO Bader Al-Kharafi Kuwait Times: You were appointed CEO of Zain Group in March 2017. What are your impressions of the business since…

Taxing expat remittances is legal: Ashour

KUWAIT: Rapporteur of the National Assembly’s financial and economic affairs committee MP Saleh Ashour said yesterday that imposing charges or taxes on money transfers by expatriates is in line with…

Interior Ministry stresses need for anti-drugs awareness

KUWAIT: Interior Minister Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah chaired a meeting in the presence of acting ministry undersecretary Lt Gen Essam Al-Naham and other field assistant undersecretaries and leaders of the…

KFAED sign KD 23 million agreements with Bangladesh, Djibouti

KUWAIT: Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED) signed two loan agreements with Bangladesh and Djibouti, totaling KD 23 million (about $78 million), for financing development projects in the two…

Kuwait close to finalizing agreement to purchase Iraqi gas: Oil Minister

Iraq is the gateway towards cooperating with Europe: Rasheedi KUWAIT: Kuwait is getting closer to reaching a final agreement to purchase Iraqi gas in the next two months, Minister of…

Historical sites need to be protected, says minister

Discoveries include an ancient burial site consisting of several layers of rock KUWAIT: It is imperative to preserve Kuwait’s archeological sites given the significance the places hold, Kuwait’s Minister of…

Three Syrians jailed for Kuwaiti citizenship forgery

KUWAIT: The criminal court yesterday sentenced three Syrians to prison followed by deportation over charges of forging documents to receive Kuwaiti citizenship several years ago. The court abstained from sentencing…