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Speaker Ghanem urges UN to boost democracy values – ‘Conflicts displaced more people than any time since World War II’

NEW YORK: National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Ali Al-Ghanem urged the United Nations yesterday to continue its ethical role for enhancing values of democracy, as a culture and in practice. Once…

Speaker urges students to be good representatives of Kuwait

NEW YORK: Speaker of the Kuwaiti National Assembly Marzouq Al-Ghanem urged Kuwaiti students in the US to be good representatives of their country. Ghanem made his remarks yesterday on the…

Government supports fish boycott campaign – ‘Initiative affirms Article 6 of Kuwaiti Constitution’

KUWAIT: A senior government official said yesterday that he supports a public fish boycott campaign which started in a bid to cut fish prices, at a time in which the…

MP slams Iran as ‘true enemy’ of Gulf Arabs

KUWAIT: A senior Kuwaiti lawmaker yesterday described Iran as the “true enemy” of Sunni-ruled Gulf Arab states, in a sign of growing tensions with the Shiite power. “It has become…

Turaiji wants answers on forged passports

KUWAIT: MP Dr Abdullah Al-Turaiji asked Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Al- Khaled Al-Sabah to investigate the exit of several expats using forged Kuwaiti passports from Kuwait…

Speaker weighs in on Durra gas field row – Kuwait had ‘summoned’ Iran diplomat over dispute

KUWAIT: National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al- Ghanem yesterday called the government, represented by the foreign and oil ministries, to provide clarifications over the issue of the Durra gas field with…

Stop prices’ manipulation: MP Maayouf

KUWAIT: A lawmaker hinted that he could file a grilling motion against Minister of Commerce and Industry Yousuf Al-Ali over the ministry’s ‘inefficient’ price control procedures. “We warn the Minister…

Cabinet committee to probe food prices – Obama invites Amir to attend summit

KUWAIT: The cabinet yesterday entrusted the public services committee with probing causes behind food commodities prices. The decision, taken during the cabinet weekly meeting held at Seif Palace under the…

Hassle-free access to legal services at Justice Ministry – E-government network expanded

KUWAIT: Citizens and others are entitled to having easy and hassle-free access to legal services offered by the Ministry of Justice, Minister of Justice and Islamic Affairs Yaqoub Al-Sane said…

Kuwaitis united against terrorist plots: Speaker

KUWAIT: National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanem warned against the dangers of the current security situation in Kuwait, especially after the discovery of a terrorist cell and a large arsenal of…

Prosecution bans reports on ‘Al Abadly terror cell’ – Cabinet vows to maintain Kuwait stability and security

KUWAIT: The Public Prosecutor Dherar Al-Asousi issued a media blackout on news related to Al Abdaly terror cell. The Ministry of Information informed newspapers not to report any information about…

Society praises clamp-down on domestic workers’ offices

KUWAIT: Kuwait Society for Human Rights’ (KSHR) Chairman Khaled Al-Ajmi has lauded inspection, conducted by the Ministry of Interior ’s House-Maids Department, of housekeepers’ employment agencies, which resulted in stripping…