The streets of Kuwait

You can tell a lot about a country from the condition of its streets. How well maintained they are, how wide and well painted...

Fee on old cars

KUWAIT: The General Traffic Department prepared a project to enforce cumulative fees on renewing old vehicles and forwarded it to the Interior Ministry. The...

Foreign Ministry summons British diplomat over visas – Kuwaitis complain about UK visa woes,...

KUWAIT: The Foreign Ministry yesterday summoned the British charge d’affaires to discuss complaints filed by Kuwaitis who have faced difficulties obtaining entry visas to...

Shrimp fishing ban to be lifted Saturday

KUWAIT: Secretary General of Kuwait Fishermen Association thanked the Head of Public Authority for Agricultural Affairs and Fish Resources Nabila Al-Khalil for her understanding...

Municipality denies animal cruelty claims

KUWAIT: Kuwait Municipality Public Relations denied claims by Australia’s Animal Protection Society (AAPS) that the slaughter method in local slaughter houses in Kuwait is...

Eight Dasma co-op board members resign, cite financial woes

KUWAIT: Eight members of Dasma cooperative board of directors submitted their resignation, only two months after being elected due to its deteriorating financial situation....

Kuwaiti, Jordanian MPs affirm importance of countering religious extremism, terrorism

AMMAN: A number of Kuwaiti and Jordanian parliamentarians stressed the importance of unifying efforts in countering religious extremism and terrorism through promoting a moderate...

Speaker, Interior Minister condemn Bahrain’s blast

KUWAIT: National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Ali Al-Ghanem has cabled his Bahraini counterpart Ahmad Bin Ibrahim Al-Mulla and Shura Council Chairman Ali Bin Saleh Al-Saleh...

Six killed in accidents

KUWAIT: Six people died in multiple accidents reported yesterday around Kuwait. The first incident was reported at the Nuwaiseeb Road where an unidentified motorist...

Forgery suspect caught

KUWAIT: Residency affairs department detectives arrested an Egyptian man for forging several transactions and documents from the disputes committee which are given to expats...

Kuwait in Tier 3 in US Department of State Trafficking in Persons Report 2015...

KUWAIT: Kuwait is a destination country for men and women subjected to forced labor and, to a lesser degree, forced prostitution. Men and women...

Residency violation fine to double

KUWAIT: The residency directorate headed by Major General Talal Maarafi had submitted a study to Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammed Al-Khalid Al-Sabah suggesting increasing the...

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24th Jan