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Cabinet reviews recommendations on obstacles facing tourism projects

Ministers hail results of Amir’s visit to the US KUWAIT: The cabinet reviewed the recommendations of the Committee on Economic Affairs on the obstacles facing the tourism projects in implementing…

MP Adasani warns government of ‘scores of grillings’

KUWAIT: Opposition lawmaker Riyadh Al-Adasani yesterday warned of “scores of grillings” against ministers if the government takes unilateral decisions that could affect the cost of living and wages. The warning…

MP Ashour threatens to grill Social Affairs Minister Sabeeh

Assembly panel forms team on cadet death KUWAIT: MP Saleh Ashour warned yesterday that he will file to grill Minister of Social Affairs and Labor Hind Al-Sabeeh if she does…

MP Muwaizri vows to grill Prime Minister

KUWAIT: Opposition MP Shuaib Al-Muwaizri yesterday said he prepares to file to grill Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah over a variety of alleged violations, stressing that the grilling has…

No looming dissolution; rumors drive MPs to file grillings: Sources

Plan to integrate rehabilitated prisoners into private labor market KUWAIT: Rumors about an impending decision to dissolve the National Assembly and call for early elections are false, government sources said,…

MP plans to grill minister over ‘unconstitutional’ appointment

Adasani vows to pursue major ‘corruption’ cases KUWAIT: Opposition MP Riyadh Al-Adasani said yesterday he will file to grill Minister of State for National Assembly Affairs Adel Al-Khorafi at the…

Foreign Minister, GCC chief discuss council’s IT strategy

Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled meets outgoing Russian ambassador KUWAIT: Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah met yesterday with the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Secretary-General Abdul-Latif Al-Zayani,…

Ghanem blasts those who caused sport suspension

KUWAIT: National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanem yesterday said the credit of the lifting of a three-year suspension on Kuwaiti sports should go to HH the Amir, HH the Prime Minister,…

Ministers briefed on senior officials’ recent visits to Kuwait

Kuwaiti cabinet holds weekly meeting KUWAIT: Under the chairmanship of His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, the Kuwaiti cabinet held its weekly meeting yesterday, discussing a…

Expat secretary obstructs Kuwaitis’ appointment at investment authority: MP

KUWAIT: MP Omar Al-Tabtabaei asked Minister Hajraf about the salaries of employees at Kuwait Investment Authority (KIA), adding that an expatriate secretary at the director general’s office prevents Kuwaitis from…

Govt to act firmly against financial violations

Kuwait to build branch of Gustave Roussy cancer center KUWAIT: The Cabinet assigned financial monitors and Civil Services Commission (CSC) to act firmly against violations registered by authorities overseeing performance.…

Former speaker, MPs call for amnesty for jailed lawmakers

Officials discuss unified lease contract KUWAIT: Kuwaiti political blocs are currently preoccupied with coming up with legal and political ways out of the recent ruling by the court of cassation…