Kuwait extends lockdown by closing mosques, parks; no curfew as cases surge to 100

By Jamie EtheridgeKUWAIT: Kuwait extended its lockdown on Friday in a bid to limit the spread of...

Kuwait imposes partial curfew, extends holiday for two weeks

KUWAIT: The government of Kuwait was compelled to impose a partial curfew due to non-compliance with the...

Interior minister warns of total curfew

Controversy over expat deportees Illegal expats can leave without paying fines in April, can return in future

Kuwait closes shopping malls, salons and children’s entertainment centres

KUWAIT: Kuwait decided on Saturday to close all shopping malls except for those related to food supplies,...

1.9 million expats leave Saudi over high fees, slow growth

RIYADH: The number of foreign workers in Saudi Arabia fell by over a fifth in the 30 months to end-June due to...

Two new cases of COVID-19, now 45 cases confirmed in Kuwait

Dr. Buthaina Al-Mudhaf, assistant undersecretary for Public Health Affairs at Health Ministry UPDATE KUWAIT: Kuwait's...

Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh and Mahboula locked down; curfew extended till 6 am, shutdown till April...

Government spokesman Tareq Al-Mazrem By B Izzak KUWAIT: The Council of...

‘Rebel’ Saudi women shun abaya robe

Trend underscores bold push for social liberties by young Saudis RIYADH: Saudi human resources professional Mashael al-Jaloud, 33,...

Govt mulls locking down expat-dominated areas

By B Izzak KUWAIT: Authorities are seriously considering the possibility of imposing a lockdown...

UAE announces new oil, gas finds, overtakes Kuwait

ABU DHABI: The United Arab Emirates, a leading OPEC producer, yesterday announced "significant" oil and gas discoveries and launched a new pricing...

Saudi launches special residency scheme for expats

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia yesterday launched a new special residency scheme aimed at luring wealthy expats as the petro-state seeks to boost non-oil...

Lockdown of expat areas eyed amid 77 new coronavirus cases

By B Izzak and Agencies KUWAIT: The ministry of health reported 77 new coronavirus...

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