Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Amir opens new Assembly term with first grilling on the agenda – MP Turaiji...

KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah today opens the new term of the National Assembly which is expected to start with...

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...

Panel recommends Dow issue be referred to prosecution

KUWAIT: The national assembly public funds committee yesterday decided to recommend to refer an investigation into the payment of the large penalty to US...

Panel to refer investment suspicions to prosecution – Court defers Abdaly cell trial to...

KUWAIT: A National Assembly panel probing suspected violations and graft at the Kuwait Investment Office in London and other investment offices overseas is expected...

MPs demand action over Kuwait sports situtation; Citizenship ruling delayed after judge recuses himself

KUWAIT: MPs Abdullah Al-Turaiji and Abdullah Maayouf yesterday met HH the Amir and the prime minister over a decision by the world’s football governing...

Tana files to grill Subaih

KUWAIT: MP Mohammad Tana yesterday carried out his threat and filed a request to grill Minister of Social Affairs and Labor Hind Al-Subaih over...

MPs question anti-terror treaty signed by Kuwait – Sane: Kuwait not compelled to extradite...

KUWAIT: At least two lawmakers yesterday objected to Kuwait’s signing of a new Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) anti-terror pact, which allegedly stipulates extraditing citizens...

Speaker calls for emergency AP meeting on Israeli attacks

KUWAIT: National Assembly Speaker and President of the Arab Parliament (AP) Marzouq Al- Ghanim called here yesterday for an emergency AP meeting on October...

MP plans to grill education minister over syllabus; ‘MP Turaiji criticizes plans for fair...

KUWAIT: Islamist MP Abdulrahman Al-Jeeran said yesterday that he will submit a request to grill Education Minister Bader Al-Issa over a variety of issues...

MoI bans gatherings outside Husseiniyas; Five ministers face grillings – MP slams e-media law

KUWAIT: The ministry of interior won't allow any gatherings to be held outside husseiniyas (Shiite worship places), said MoI Undersecretary Lt Gen Suleiman Al-Fahd,...

Minister urges actions to curb cross-border crimes

DOHA: Kuwait's Minister of Justice and Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs Yaccoub Al-Sanae has underlined the need for intensifying Gulf efforts to counter...

Islamist ex-MPs hail Syrian revolution

KUWAIT: “Kuwait was the first to support the Syrian revolution and expose so-called resistance groups like Hezbollah and Iran, so-called jihadists like Islamic State...

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