No plans to impose taxes on individuals

KUWAIT: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Anas Al-Saleh said there are no government plans to impose taxes on individuals. The government is...

MP to grill health minister over medical medical errors, graft

KUWAIT: MP Hamdan Al-Azmi yesterday said he has decided to file a request to grill the health minister at the start of the next...

26 Indicted over arms cache, Iran, Hezb links – Suspects include 25 Kuwaitis, One...

KUWAIT: The public prosecutor yesterday said he has pressed charges against 26 people in a cell linked to Iran and Hezbollah, and accused 24...

Speaker Ghanem urges UN to boost democracy values – ‘Conflicts displaced more people than...

NEW YORK: National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Ali Al-Ghanem urged the United Nations yesterday to continue its ethical role for enhancing values of democracy, as...

Driving license woes for most expat wives

KUWAIT: Obtaining a driving license has become increasingly difficult in Kuwait and now with the start of the new school year, the situation is...

Boycott campaign played part in falling fish prices

KUWAIT: Fish prices have fallen, although most salesmen at the Sharq fish market do not want to admit it. The boycott campaign ‘Let it...

Inflation rate at 0.44 percent – Co-op union denies involvement in price increases

KUWAIT: The inflation rate rose by 0.44 percent during June 2015 and rose by 3.54 percent in June 2015 compared with June 2014, a...

Criticism over Egyptian doctor’s ‘extradition’

KUWAIT: Commenting on the statement recently made by Minister of Health Dr Ali Al-Obaidi concerning asking the Interpol to arrest and return the Egyptian...

Criticisms over new E-media law, possible liberties’ violation noted

KUWAIT: The e-media law that was recently approved by the cabinet aroused severe criticism among political, cultural and legal groups who refused the law...

‘Smoke’ bomb found in Farwaniya; Four-member gang nabbed

KUWAIT: A bomb with a timer was thrown by an unknown person in Farwaniya yesterday, said a security source. He noted that the bomb...

Swindlers arrested, house burglars caught

KUWAIT: Assistant Undersecretary for Criminal Security Affairs Major General Abdelhameed Al-Awadhi sent a female citizen to the public prosecution for alleged involvement in swindling,...

Whale deaths in Kuwaiti waters not normal: KEPS – Rotting carcass of whale removed...

KUWAIT: The Kuwait Scientific Center’s dive team yesterday recovered the carcass of a dead whale in collaboration with several government bodies off Qarouh Island...

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