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KD 10,000 fine proposed for housing expat bachelors

KUWAIT:  Kuwait Municipality committee yesterday discussed raising the financial penalty for allowing expatriate bachelors to live in the so-called model areas to up to KD 10,000. Committee members said that…

Ministry lifts age restrictions for expats to bring parents on visit visas

KUWAIT: The interior ministry has lifted age restrictions for expatriates to bring their parents on visit visas. The department of residency was not issuing such visas for parents above 60…

MP proposes major changes to employ Kuwaitis in public, private sectors

KUWAIT: MP Askar Al-Enezi yesterday made a comprehensive proposal to create a large number of jobs in the public and private sector enough to employ Kuwaitis seeking jobs. The lawmaker…

Jet ski crackdown – ‘Youth under 18 no longer able to ride jet skis’

Riding a jet ski without a license is now a violation that may lead to the seizure of the jet ski. Repeated accidents caused by jet skis and the increasing…

Kuwait drops to second place regionally in Food Security Index

Explosives needed to push housing project works forward KUWAIT: Kuwait dropped to second place in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region in the 2018 Global Food Security Index,…

Authority issues regulations on banning, unbanning foodstuff imports

KUWAIT: The Public Authority for Food and Nutrition (PAFN) yesterday recommended banning and unbanning the importation of food products from several countries. The Supreme Committee recommended in its 12th meeting…

Canadian-Indian designer recalls his designs for Kuwaiti stamps

KUWAIT: Stamps, the price paid to send a letter, were often utilized not only as a revenue source for the postal service but also as a way to commemorate a…

Kuwait moves to 54th rank in Global Competitiveness Index

Oil output from shared Neutral Zone remains on hold KUWAIT: Kuwait has advanced to the 54th position in the annual report of the 2018 Global Competitiveness Index, published by the…

Non-Kuwaiti mothers of Kuwaiti children to receive social allowance

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Social Affairs and Labor (MSAL) plans to amend some social development and family care regulations concerning non-Kuwaiti wives of Kuwaiti citizens. In this regard, informed sources…

Every country has full right over its resources: Kuwait

NEW YORK: Kuwait has stressed that each country has full sovereign right to control and exploit its natural resources in accordance with the Charter and the principles of international law…

Amir receives senior state officials, visiting minister, outgoing ambassador

Crown Prince, Prime Minister meet new human rights’ diwan members KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received yesterday at Bayan palace His Highness the Crown Prince…

AMIDEST marks 15th anniversary of Kennedy-Lugar-YES scholarship

Alumni gathering hosted by CODED and attended by US Ambassador KUWAIT: AMIDEAST, in collaboration with Cod-Education (CODED), hosted an event to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange…

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