Yemen peace talks open in Kuwait after delay – Houthi delegation, ex-president Saleh arrive

KUWAIT: UN-brokered peace talks to end 13 months of armed conflict in Yemen opened in Kuwait City yesterday after a rebel delegation arrived following...

Assembly probe panel summons four ministers

KUWAIT: A three-MP investigation committee formed to follow up issues raised during two grillings of Prime Minister HH Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah decided yesterday...

Assembly panel rejects citizenship for non-Muslims – Panel nods to social, civil rights for...

KUWAIT: The National Assembly's interior and defense committee yesterday rejected a draft law to allow authorities to...

New tariffs to take effect after 15 months – Final nod to higher power,...

KUWAIT: The National Assembly yesterday overwhelmingly passed a law allowing the government to hike electricity and water charges for expatriates after completely excluding Kuwaiti...

MPs object decision on Kuwaitis in private sector

KUWAIT: Lawmakers yesterday objected to a government decision to place a body overseeing Kuwaitis employed in the private sector to the Public Manpower Authority...

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...

Govt to discuss fuel price hike – Salafists rally behind under-fire Omair

KUWAIT: The Cabinet will discuss within the next two months a study to increase fuel prices, which has been completed by KPC and a...

Budgets panel links debt to reforms and non-oil income

KUWAIT: Head of the National Assembly budgets committee MP Adnan Abdulsamad said yesterday that the government borrowing program must be linked to key budget...

Stacked agenda ahead as Kuwaiti parliament reconvenes tomorrow

Two grilling motions to be debated in opening session KUWAIT: Kuwait's National Assembly will start its regular session of the 15th legislative term tomorrow, with...

UPDATE: Kuwait’s government resigns amid political infighting

'Speaker says no parliamentary dissolution - for now' Kuwait Cabinet

Opposition MPs meet ahead of information minister grilling

MPs want vote on amendment to charges law KUWAIT: About 12 opposition MPs held a coordination meeting yesterday ahead of the debate of the grilling...

Health minister: Statement on fees blown out of proportion

14 MPs to boycott government oath in Assembly KUWAIT: New Health Minister Sheikh Basel Al-Sabah yesterday said that his statement on revising increased medical charges...

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