Iraq Ambassador congratulates Kuwait

KUWAIT: As Kuwait celebrates its 55th national Day anniversary, its 25th Liberation Day anniversary, the 10th anniversary of HH the Amir’s and HH the...

Top commanders of anti-IS coalition meet in Kuwait – Kuwait calls for global...

KUWAIT: Top military commanders from 30 nations fighting the Islamic State group gathered yesterday in Kuwait to discuss ways to defeat the jihadists who...

Cabinet raises penalties for visa trading

KUWAIT: The Cabinet yesterday approved key amendments to the labor law in the private sector to stiffen penalties against visa traders and for trafficking...

Thousands arrested as police raid Farwaniya Governorate

KUWAIT: Security authorities carried out a campaign in Farwaniya Governorate led by Interior Ministry Undersecretary Suleiman Al-Fahad, Assistant Undersecretary for General...

Message for US citizens

Kuwait National and Liberation Days will be Thursday, February 25, and Friday, February 26. Festive celebrations, large crowds, and heavy traffic congestion are expected...

Echoes of 1991 Gulf War linger on – 25 years after, American forces battle...

KUWAIT: The 1991 Gulf War saw only 100 hours of ground fighting as US forces entered Kuwait to end the Iraqi occupation but echoes...

Gulf banks under pressure – Low oil prices hit GCC banks

DUBAI: Banks in the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) are being increasingly challenged by a liquidity squeeze resulting from low oil prices, Moody's Investor...

Kuwait Towers to open March 8

KUWAIT: Kuwait Towers' manager Mubarak Abdul Aziz Al-Enezi said that an urgent change was made to the date of officially reopening the Kuwait Towers...

Syrian couple arrested over forged passport

KUWAIT: An attempt by a Syrian couple to leave the country using forged passports was foiled by the vigilance of Acting Interior Ministry Assistant...

Kuwaiti envoy meets Bush Sr

WASHINGTON: Kuwait’s Ambassador to the US Sheikh Salem Abdullah Al-Jaber Al-Sabah met former US president George H W Bush in College Station, Texas, on...

Finance panel approves key amendments to tenders law

KUWAIT: The National Assembly's financial and economic affairs committee yesterday introduced key amendments to the tenders law which require forming technical committees for the...

UK launches e-visa system for Kuwaitis

KUWAIT: The UK embassy in Kuwait has announced a new electronic visa waiver (EVW) system for Kuwaiti passport holders to travel to the UK...

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