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Kuwaiti female shooters grab two medals in Rabat

RABAT: Kuwaiti female shooters Asmaa Al-Qatami and Shahd Al-Hawal won Tuesday a silver and a bronze medal respectively in the 12th Arab Shooting Championship currently held in the Moroccan capital.…

Kuwait-US ties hailed as Amir, Obama meet at UN – PM tackles terror, Mideast crises in UN address

UNITED NATIONS: HH the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah yesterday met US President Barack Obama at the United Nations headquarters in New York. The Amir thanked Obama for inviting…

Old banknotes void by Oct 1

KUWAIT: The Central Bank of Kuwait will withdraw all old Kuwaiti banknotes from trading by Oct 1. The fifth-edition currency notes will no longer be legal tender as of close…

Dialysis stopped for expat patients

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Health has stopped kidney dialysis for expatriates, informed sources said. A large number of patients who undergo kidney dialysis at Mubarak Al-Abdullah Al-Sabah kidney dialysis centers…

Annual development plan 80% complete – Cabinet commends Saudi Hajj efforts

KUWAIT: Minister of Labor and Social Affairs and State Minister for Planning and Development Hind Al-Subaih made a representation during yesterday’s cabinet meeting on the progress made in the nation’s…

Kuwait’s inflation rate up by 3.8 pct in August: CSB

KUWAIT: Kuwait’s consumer price index (CPI) or inflation rate went up by 3.8 percent last August compared with the same month last year, the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) said yesterday.…

Taxes gradually applied in 2016: Finance ministry

KUWAIT: The Finance Ministry recently informed the Ministry of Commerce and Industry that, in collaboration with World Bank, the taxes sector is still preparing a number of decisions aimed at…

Syrian ‘illegals’ can get one-year visas

KUWAIT: The Interior Ministry’s Residency Affairs Department has begun correcting the statuses of violating Syrians who entered the country after war broke out in their homeland and could not return.…

Four Abdaly cell suspects freed on bail

KUWAIT: The criminal court yesterday freed four members of the so-called Abdaly cell on a KD 500 bail each and decided to hold the next hearing on Sunday behind closed…

Success of pavilion adds values to Kuwait media: Sheikh Mohammad

MILAN: Kuwaiti Minister of Cabinet Affairs Sheikh Mohammad Al-Abdullah Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah said Monday night that the success of Kuwait Pavilion at Expo Milano 2015 enhanced the presence of the Kuwaiti…

Pavilion represents Kuwaiti tradition, beauty and elegance

I do not think I was ever good in history, but a trip to Italy made me aware of how a nation can survive through wars and crises by preserving,…

Kuwait rejects plan for oil summit – Development to continue regardless of oil price

KUWAIT: The OPEC oil cartel has no plan to participate in an oil producers’ summit proposed by Venezuela to support prices, Kuwait’s oil minister said yesterday. The next meeting on…