Opinion

We are not weak

A new print shop for manufacturing and selling high-tech figurines caused a ruckus in Kuwait between Islamist activists and liberals. Some called it “the manufacturing of idols”, over…

Fareeha: The kindhearted woman

May the Almighty rest Sheikh Fareeha Al-Sabah’s soul in peace in Heaven. Dear readers, I personally was in constant contact with this kindhearted and tolerant woman who was…

Kuwait and digitization

A recent IMF report titled “Financial Technology, Inclusive Growth and Cyber Risk: Focus on the Middle East” had some interesting points about Kuwait and the increase in digital…

Survey got it wrong

The latest survey by InterNations brought surprising results for many Kuwaitis and raised controversy here. The firm collected votes from 14,300 expats representing 174 nationalities living in 191…

Kuwait

US hails Kuwait’s efforts to tackle terrorism, terror financing

Finance Minister, US Ambassador discuss bilateral ties WASHINGTON/KUWAIT: The United States praised the Kuwaiti government…

Inflation in Kuwait rose 0.89 percent in August

KUWAIT: Basic consumer prices index rose by 0.89 percent in August compared to the same…

Hot, humid weather during weekend

KUWAIT: Humidity and heat will dominate coastal areas in Kuwait during the weekend, which in…

MP Hajraf says grilling against commerce minister ready

KUWAIT: Opposition MP Mubarak Al-Hajraf said yesterday that he has prepared a grilling against Commerce…

Kuwait Airways, Higher Education ministry sign memorandum of understanding

15 percent discount for Kuwaiti students studying abroad KUWAIT: Kuwait Airways Corporation (KAC) signed a…

Domestic workers’ rights discussed in Niqashna debate

KUWAIT: Niqashna held a civilized debate entitled ‘Domestic workers in Kuwait; have we become modern-day…

Crime

Bank armed robbery reported

KUWAIT: A Gulf Bank branch was subjected to an armed robbery and no injuries to clients or employees were recorded, the bank confirmed yesterday in a post on…

KFSD inspects Shuwaikh warehouses

KUWAIT: Kuwait Fire Service Directorate’s (KFSD) prevention department issued three warnings to three warehouses in Industrial Shuwaikh for lack of safety measures against fires. The warehouses were given…

Worker critically injured in fall

KUWAIT: A worker fell from a crane in industrial Amghara. Jahra fire station responded and rescued the man, who was found to be in a critical condition. Paramedics…

1,500 liquor cartons found in Jaber Al-Ahmad house

KUWAIT: Drugs Control General Department acted on tips about three people (one African national and two Arab men) who smuggled in 1,500 cartons of liquor and kept it…

E-Paper

21st Sep

Daily E-Paper Kuwait Times…

Todays Cartoon