Hanging from the skies – A chat with the window cleaners of Kuwait’s skyscrapers

If you suffer from vertigo, window-cleaning is not the job for you. But for some some, it's an everyday task. The job is challenging...

Getting to know Qairawan – Exploring Kuwait: An occasional series

As part of our occasional series exploring the various areas of Kuwait, Kuwait Times visited Qairawan to discover the main features of this area. Qairawan...

Shiite MPs boycott session; Assembly backs leadership – E-media, anti-graft laws passed, defense budget...

KUWAIT: All nine Shiite MPs yesterday boycotted the National Assembly session apparently in protest over court rulings against 25 Kuwaiti Shiites and an Iranian...

Cabinet gives top priority to handling demographic imbalance – Dead dog shuts runway

KUWAIT: The cabinet is expected to discuss special measures to handle Kuwait's demographic imbalance soon as a top priority in the new development plan,...

Ten candidates register for by-elections on first day

KUWAIT: Ten male candidates yesterday applied to the elections committee, filing nominations to run for by-elections in the third electoral constituency, said informed sources,...

Amir patronizes Kuwait Red Crescent Society’s golden jubilee celebration – Chairman announces donation campaign...

KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah patronized and attended the golden jubilee celebration of Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KRCS), which...

Finance Minister affirms companies’ sale flawless – ‘Kuwait to name those responsible for defective...

KUWAIT: Deputy Prime Minister of Finance and Acting Minister of Oil Anas Al-Saleh said yesterday that there were no violations regarding the selling of...

Kuwait to permanently shut heavy oil unit at Shuaiba: KNPC

KUWAIT: Kuwait has decided to permanently shut its heavy oil cracking unit at its Shuaiba refinery which has been shut since a fire at...

Fuel, energy fare increase could raise product prices

UWAIT: Increasing the prices of fuel and electricity will lead to increased prices of certain products due to the subsequent rise in production cost,...

Kuwaitis with US passports must comply with FATCA

KUWAIT: Kuwaiti citizens who possess US passports need to straighten out their US tax status to avoid the penalty of having their US passports...

Kuwait among countries with lower rates of AIDS: UN reports

KUWAIT: Reports from United Nations (UN) and World Health Organization (WHO) reports ranked Kuwait among countries with lower rates of AIDS cases, Undersecretary for...

Fireman injured in series of fires

KUWAIT: A fireman was injured in a series of fires reported yesterday around Kuwait. The injury took place while firefighters were talking a blaze...

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14th August