Palestinian minister in Kuwait with ‘ message of thanks’

KUWAIT: Palestinian Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Minister Riyad Al-Maliki said that Kuwait is under great pressure because of its tough stance in support of...

Lawmaker proposes granting citizenship to non-Muslims

Panel to probe jail attack - MP demands investment reforms KUWAIT: MP Khaled Al-Shatti yesterday submitted a draft law calling to scrap a provision in...

MP slams minister for offering 14 tenders simultaneously

KUWAIT: MP Al-Humaidi Al-Subaie criticized a decision made by Minister of Public Works Abdul-Rahman Al-Mutawa to offer 14 different road maintenance contract tenders simultaneously,...

Speaker, oil workers hold talks as salary row rages – Cabinet approves, refers...

KUWAIT: Representatives of the oil workers unions yesterday met with National Assembly Speaker Marzouk Al-Ghanem, who vowed that the unified scale will not be...

Lawmaker proposes exit visa for expats

'Population session' fails to take place; no quorum KUWAIT: Kuwaiti MP Majed Al-Mutairi yesterday proposed an amendment to the labor law in the private sector...

MPs demand strong, competent Cabinet

KUWAIT: Lawmakers yesterday called for forming a strong and competent new Cabinet in order to be able to deal with the dangerous escalation in...

MPs, assembly defend “exceptional” salary for some lawmakers

KUWAIT: The issue revealed in the local press that a number of MPs were receiving a "second exceptional" salary by the government has taken...

MPs call to amend sports laws to end suspensions

Opposition MPs warn PM over citizenships, utility charges KUWAIT: Eleven opposition MPs yesterday demanded an emergency session in the Assembly to debate a solution on...

Public prosecution alerts borders to arrest Dashti upon his return

KUWAIT: The public prosecution issued a directive to all exit borders to execute an arrest warrant issued nearly a week ago for MP Abdul...

Cabinet OKs action plan for 15th Legislative Term

Restoring Kuwait's leading regional status as a trade and financial hub KUWAIT: The cabinet on Monday approved and referred to the National Assembly the government's...

MPs: Prosecute 24 ex-officials over Dow deal

KUWAIT: The National Assembly called on the government yesterday to refer 24 former oil officials to the public prosecution for legal action over the...

PM likely to turn down Al-Jassar’s resignation – Dow Chemical may restructure its joint...

KUWAIT: His Highness the Premier Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah is expected to reject the resignation letter submitted by MPW and MEW Minister Ahmed Al-Jassar...

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