New fare for electricity, maxi consumption considered

KUWAIT: The Supreme Planning Council recently submitted to the Cabinet a full vision on current water and electricity consumption rates and the challenges the...

Owner of car used in mosque attack denies belonging to IS

KUWAIT: Jarrah Nimr, the owner of the car used in the Imam Al-Sadeq mosque attack, said he does not belong to the Islamic State...

Municipality denies halting camping licenses for expats

KUWAIT: Kuwait Municipality's official spokesperson Nadia Al-Shereida denied social media and media reports about halting camping licenses for non-Kuwaitis and stressed that licenses were...

Interior Ministry signs contract for e-passports

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Interior yesterday signed a contract for supplying the new e-passport as part of the security institution's persistent efforts to apply...

Kuwait bans live bird imports from Tunisia, France due to WNV – Ban on...

KUWAIT: The Public Authority for Agriculture Affairs and Fish Resources (PAAAFR) has banned live bird imports from Tunisia and France for the outbreak of...

Bill Gates visits Kuwait for full day activities

KUWAIT: Bill Gates visits Kuwait today to participate in a youth dialogue session and a meeting of Abdulrahman Al-Sumait board of trustees, and will...

Parliamentary committee advises trimming subsidies

KUWAIT: The parliamentary legal and legislative committee has recommended approval of bills trimming state subsidies OF power, water, fuel for state department and public...

Court upholds order to shelve slander case against diplomat

KUWAIT: The comprehensive court yesterday upheld the public prosecution's decision to shelve a state security case that had been filed against a Kuwaiti diplomat...

AA+ Fitch rating for Kuwait

KUWAIT: Fitch's new sovereign credit rating for Kuwait in 2015 stands at "AA+" level with a "stable outlook" for the country. Fitch Ratings, in...

KAC pilot loses license in cockpit porn star scandal

KUWAIT: The license of a Kuwait Airways pilot who had invited a porn star and her friend into the cockpit in 2013 has been...

Islamic teachers to be trained to fight extremism

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs said yesterday it is organizing a number of training courses for Islamic religion teachers to strengthen...

Ministry proposes KD 100 for expats’ driver’s licenses; KD 20 for registration renewal

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Interior's Assistant Undersecretary for Traffic Affairs Major General Abdullah Al-Muhanna finally put an end to rumors about the ministry's intention...

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