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Two candidates officially contest election results

No work transaction suspension for inventory this year KUWAIT: Two recent election candidates – Mubarak Al-Waalan and Farraj Al-Arbeed – yesterday filed complaints at the constitutional court contesting the election…

Five contest elections’ results

KUWAIT: Lawyer Dowaim Al-Mowaizri announced his intention to file a case at the constitutional court contesting the election results on behalf of his client, second constituency candidate Salman Khaled Al-Azmi.…

Cabinet resigns; inaugural Assembly session on Dec 11

Opposition urged to unite for speaker’s post KUWAIT: The Cabinet tendered its resignation to HH the Amir yesterday following the parliamentary elections as required under the Kuwaiti constitution. The action…

Former MPs mull contesting results

KUWAIT: Former MP and fifth constituency candidate Abdullah Ibrahim Al-Tamimi criticized what he described as violations committed during the parliamentary elections. He added that along with his legal team, he…

Cabinet boasts Kuwait’s democratic spectacle, highlights ministries’ efforts during elections

Premier thanks outgoing ministers KUWAIT: During a weekly routine meeting at Seif Palace yesterday, chaired by His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, the cabinet reviewed the…

Tsunami of change dumps old guard by the wayside

Amir congratulates winners; Big names fade, small tribes shine KUWAIT: The 2016 National Assembly elections sprang a number of major surprises that included the failure of many big names and…

Official list of winners of the 2016 National Assembly elections

KUWAIT: The following is the final list of winners in each constituency with the number of votes as released by the judicial commission tasked with vote counting for the 2016…

Amir thanks ministries for efforts during elections

amir KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah yesterday thanked the Interior Ministry for its efforts during the National Assembly’s elections. His Highness the Amir extended his…

Lawyers Association praises elections

KUWAIT: Commenting on the results of the parliamentary elections, the Kuwait Lawyers Association’s Chairman Nasser Al-Karyoun hailed all the efforts exerted to make the elections a success. He also congratulated…

New MPs thank voters, vow to work for Kuwait’s greater good

Opposition to coordinate for next step KUWAIT: New MP Ahmed Nabil Al-Fadhl thanked third constituency voters and vowed to represent all Kuwaitis and cooperate with the new parliament. Speaking to…

US Ambassador praises parliament elections

KUWAIT: The United States Ambassador to Kuwait Lawrence Silverman released the following statement yesterday, in which he commented on Kuwait’s parliamentary elections: ‘I congratulate Kuwait and its people on the…

Strong showing by opposition, outgoing Assembly punished

Amir thanks state officials – 2 ex-ministers lose KUWAIT: Opposition groups and individuals made an impressive showing in the National Assembly elections by winning almost half of the 50 seats,…

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