Family, commercial visit visa extensions next week – Residency cards to replace passport stickers

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Interior (MoI) is currently considering a new project involving issuing a residency card instead of residency stickers affixed on expats'...

High quality material used in road maintenance

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Public Works (MPW) held a meeting with Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) to discuss using the best quality material in...

Morning OPD visits only for Kuwaitis at Amiri Hospital – 400,000 diabetics in Kuwait,...

KUWAIT: Capital health zone director Dr Afrah Al-Sarraf announced commencing allocation of morning OPD visits at Amiri Hospital exclusively for citizens and receiving expats...

Tasting colors

Unique ability gives Kuwaiti baker a sense of purpose Ask Hessa Al-Baroud about color and her answers might surprise you: “Blue tastes sour.” Or “Orange...

Amir to visit Iraq amid Gulf tensions

KUWAIT: HH the Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah will visit Iraq today, state news agency KUNA reported, saying the...

Kuwait’s bedoons issue needs a just solution

KUWAIT: Secretary General of the Progressive Movement Ahmad Al-Dayeen said the issue of Kuwait's bedoons needs a humanitarian and just solution,...

Finance Minister urges parliament to endorse bond issuance bill

Government spending to stimulate real estate KUWAIT: The parliament's failure to approve the bond issuance bill means that the state's general reserve would be consumed...

73 candidates compete in municipal elections

KUWAIT: Kuwait's general directorate of elections announced yesterday the end of candidacy registration for the 2018 Municipal Council elections. It said that there are...

State Audit Bureau asserts right to oversee projects

KUWAIT: Undersecretary of the State Audit Bureau (SAB) Ismail Al-Ghanim stressed yesterday the significance of prior surveillance over projects, saying it cannot impede the...

Govt employees, company reps arrested on visa trafficking charges

KUWAIT: Ten public servants and 30 company representatives were arrested and referred to public prosecution in 2016 on charges of receiving huge bribes to...

FM, UN Chief discuss Yemeni file

KUWAIT: First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah discussed yesterday with visiting Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon...

Hussainiyas ‘safe’

KUWAIT: KFSD's prevention teams recently toured various local hussainiyas to check safety and security measures taken before prior to the start of Muharram. The...

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