Minister warned over KIA; call to forgive dead citizens’ debts

MP Omar Al-Tabtabaei KUWAIT: MP Omar Al-Tabtabaei yesterday called on Finance Minister Nayef Al-Hajraf to pay greater attention...

Govt wants to raise petrol prices by up to 83 percent – Cabinet, Assembly...

KUWAIT: The National Assembly and the government yesterday held another round of discussions over plans to cut subsidies on electricity and fuel as part...

MPs who have served in Kuwaiti cabinets

KUWAIT: The State of Kuwait, since forming the National Assembly (Parliament) in 1963, has witnessed inclusion of at least a single member of the...

Lawmakers file to grill Finance Minister over alleged violations

Grilling details 'squandering billions of dollars' KUWAIT: MPs Riyadh Al-Adasani and Bader Al-Mulla yesterday filed to grill Finance Minister...

Lawmaker reiterates call for GCC confederation

KUWAIT: MP Waleed Al-Tabtabaei has urged leaders of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries to turn the council into a confederation. In a tweet, Tabtabaei...

MP urges govt to tax expats for the ‘air they breathe’

Panel votes to keep membership of jailed MPs KUWAIT: Just back from an International Parliamentary Conference where she was elected as a deputy committee chairman,...

Govt vows to resolve sports crisis

KUWAIT: The government pledged yesterday to resolve the years-old sport crisis that led to international sanctions and vowed it will cooperate with the National...

Lawmakers slam Co-op dissolution

KUWAIT: MP Abdelkareem Al-Kandari said Social Affairs Minister Hind Al-Sabeeh "does not know that dissolving Kaifan Co-op Society confirms that she will be ousted...

MP voices reservations on Omair’s reshuffle plans; Parliament refuses lifting immunity from two MPs

KUWAIT: MP Ahmad Al-Qudhaibi yesterday reasserted the 'absolute right' of His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah to conduct cabinet reshuffles and...

Muwaizri in war of words with Ghanem

KUWAIT: Opposition MP Shuaib Al-Muwaizri yesterday called on National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanem for a full debate over a complaint the lawmaker had filed...

Political crisis looms over prime minister’s grilling

Court to rule on assembly seats next month KUWAIT: The country may be sliding into a political crisis over the grilling of Prime Minister Sheikh...

Qatar’s Emir in Kuwait on a brotherly visit

KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah yesterday held an Iftar (fast-breaking) banquet at Dasman Palace in honor of visiting Qatari...

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