lawmaker calls for more controls in oil sector

KUWAIT: Member of the parliament's budgets committee MP Abdulrahman Al-Jeeran said it is not possible to follow an effective rationalization policy amidst the lack...

‘Amnesty’ not attractive enough: Sri Lankan envoy – Ambassador urges nationals to ‘take advantage...

KUWAIT: While calling on his countrymen who are illegally staying in Kuwait to turn themselves over to the authorities, the Sri Lankan ambassador to...

Indian Embassy’s guidelines for partial amnesty

The Ministry of Interior, Kuwait has announced special dispensation (partial amnesty) for all illegal residents in Kuwait. As per the announcement, residency violators will...

Philippines Embassy’s guidelines

* Renew your passports and apply for travel documents if necessary. * If your visas are expired and you are overstaying, or have absconding cases,...

KD 100 allowance to Kuwaitis to face inflation

KUWAIT: Government sources said there is a recommendation to raise the "cost of living" allowance for Kuwaiti employees in government departments to face the...

Government forces contracted companies to hire Kuwaitis

KUWAIT: Ministry of Commerce and Industry approved a proposal that commits foreign companies who have contracts with the government to appoint Kuwaiti graduates. They...

Woman insults policeman over ‘decency’ remark

KUWAIT: A police officer at Ardhiya police station recently filed a case accusing a female citizen of insulting an officer on duty, said security...

Laborer dies in freak accident

KUWAIT: A laborer was yesterday killed when he clambered inside a ready mix truck's mixing bowl to clean it, and his coworker accidently switched...

MPs reject building of new churches in Kuwait – Panel approves 75% govt ownership...

KUWAIT: The Municipality has initially approved requests to build new churches in Kuwait, but faces opposition from lawmakers and councilors. Islamist lawmaker Ahmad Al-Azemi...

20 workers injured in school collapse

KUWAIT: Twenty people who were injured in an under-construction school building in Sabah Al-Ahmad City have been taken to four hospitals by medevac planes...

Ministry announces partial opening of Jahra Road mainline

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Public Works announced yesterday the partial opening of one of the largest elevated road projects in the world, the Jahra...

Amir to attend flag hoisting ceremony

KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah will attend and inaugurate a flag hoisting ceremony at Bayan Palace today. The event,...

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24th September