Manila ban on domestic helpers lifted

By Ben Garcia KUWAIT: After the recent approval by the Philippine's Department of Labor and Employment Secretary Silvestre Bello III to resume sending Filipino domestic...

Cabinet extends curfew till the end of Ramadan

By B Izzak KUWAIT: The Council of Ministers yesterday decided to extend the partial curfew from 7 pm until 5 am until the end of...

Students vaccinated ahead of finals; bank, cinema employees inoculated

KUWAIT: Kuwait has vaccinated around 42,000 students and nearly 60 percent of teachers against COVID-19 ahead of the final exams, Al-Jarida Arabic daily reported...

Zain continues partnership with Give platform

KUWAIT: Zain, the leading digital service provider in Kuwait, announced the continuation of its strategic partnership with Give, the only online platform of its...

No remand in opinion cases

By Nawara Fattahova KUWAIT: Freedom of speech in Kuwait got a boost after the issuance of law no. 1/2021 that modifies the law of criminal...

Blind association appreciates ABK’s contributions

KUWAIT: Al-Ahli Bank of Kuwait (ABK) recently welcomed the Kuwait Blind Association's Board Members, Fahad Al-Enzi and Mohammed Al-Abdullah, who handed a token of...

Cops’ loans delayed

KUWAIT: Minister of Interior Sheikh Thamer Ali Sabah Al-Salem Al-Sabah has issued a decision delaying for six months payment of loan installments for the...

Defense Ministry delays loans

KUWAIT: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense (MoD) Sheikh Hamad Jaber Al-Ali Al-Sabah on Sunday issued a decision delaying for six months the...

Picking up the pieces slowly to face the pandemic: Bangladesh Ambassador

By Ben Garcia KUAWAIT: Various ambassadors in Kuwait were interviewed by Kuwait Times to learn more about their local traditions and culture during Ramadan. We...

Customs prevent drug smuggling

KUWAIT: The General Administration of Customs has prevented smuggling into Kuwait of marijuana and hashish. The Administration, in a statement late Sunday, said they...

Nearly 20 percent of Kuwait’s population vaccinated: Report

KUWAIT: The number of people in Kuwait who have received their COVID-19 vaccines has reached around 822,000, or nearly 20 percent of the population,...

Frontliner was first Indonesian to die of COVID-19 abroad: Ambassador

By Ben Garcia KUWAIT: Various ambassadors in Kuwait were interviewed by Kuwait Times to learn more about their local traditions and culture during Ramadan. We...

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