Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Al-Khaled Al-Sabah meets with officials of the Ministry of Interior.—KUNA
Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Al-Khaled Al-Sabah meets with officials of the Ministry of Interior.—KUNA

KUWAIT: Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Al-Khaled Al-Sabah emphasized yesterday that the new cybercrime law is aimed at protecting society from misuse of the internet and e-media by some users.

He made that emphasis as he met with officials of the Ministry of Interior to discuss means of enforcing the cybercrime law, said a press statement by the ministry. He reviewed with the officials details of a nationwide campaign to inform the public with the particulars regarding the law and what entailed of punitive measures against its violators, said the statement.

All forms of electronic media like Internet-based news services, bulletins, publications, newspaper and television station portals and commercial services are subject to the new law. – KUNA