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Online Iqama Issuance From Next Week Interior Minister Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah informed the National Assembly yesterday that the ministry will start granting residence permits online from next week. Initially this facility w... March 06, 2019 0 583 Category: Kuwait
Traffic Departments To Open In Evenings The Interior Ministry’s Relations and Security Information Department said all traffic departments will operate during evenings starting from Sunday, March 10, 2019. The evening working hours... March 06, 2019 0 321 Category: Kuwait
Stables In Jahra, Farwaniya And Kabad Have Been Transformed Into Garbage The stables in Jahra, Farwaniya and Kabad have been transformed into garbage disposal areas due to the absence of the concerned authorities. Environmental observers confirmed that foul odor and gar... March 06, 2019 0 445 Category: Kuwait
Al-Hashem Counts 621,000 Visitors In 2018 Here For Medical Services The National Assembly, in its ordinary session Tuesday, approved the bill on mandatory health insurance for foreigners visiting the country; hoping this will spur development in the health sector with... March 06, 2019 0 238 Category: Kuwait
Businesses In Residential Investment Buildings Scare Some Families Away At a time when real-estate investment sector is suffering from a clear crisis due to drop in the demand and increase in the number of vacant apartments, it is facing a problem of another kind these da... March 06, 2019 0 216 Category: Kuwait
Kuwait's Population Stands At 4.7 Million At the end of February 2019, Kuwait’s population stands at 4.7 million, of which 1.4 million are Kuwaitis and 3.3 million expatriates, reports Al-Qabas daily. The number of Kuwaitis rose from 1.... March 06, 2019 0 396 Category: Kuwait
278,243 Kuwaitis Sought Jobs In The Public Sector In Last 20 Years The total number of Kuwaitis of both genders who applied for jobs in the government sector in the last 20 years from 1999 to 2019 was 278,243, reports Al-Nahar daily. According to official governme... March 06, 2019 0 186 Category: Kuwait
Foreign Ministry Repudiates Circulated List Of Reshuffled Diplomatic Mission Chiefs The Foreign Ministry has categorically dismissed reports about reshuffling heads of the Kuwaiti diplomatic missions abroad, described a circulated list of new heads as groundless. “This alleg... March 05, 2019 0 191 Category: Kuwait
Kuwait Cabinet Holds Weekly Meeting Deputy Premier and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al­Sabah briefed the cabinet Monday about outcome of the first Arab League­ European Union summit, commending speech of His Hig... March 05, 2019 0 191 Category: Kuwait
Road Repair Works To Start On March 15 The Ministry of Public Works (MPW) will launch the plan it recently approved to pave various streets using an extra asphalt layer on March 15, local daily Kuwait Times reported. According to report... March 05, 2019 0 214 Category: Kuwait
Polyclinic Clinic Remains Open But There Are No Employees To Care For The Sick Believe it or not. The Al-Dhar polyclinic clinic remains open but there are no employees to care for the sick, reports Al-Anba daily. The stamps vending machines are working, files are handy and pharm... March 05, 2019 0 239 Category: Kuwait
Kuwait Was An Ideal Destination For Many Foreign Workers Almost two decades ago, Kuwait was an ideal destination for many foreign workers, particularly those holding high positions in both the public and private sectors, reports Al-Rai daily quoting sources... March 05, 2019 0 211 Category: Kuwait
No Residence Stickers On Passports From 10th March An amendment has been made by the Kuwaiti authorities to the Foreigners Residence Law according to which no residence visa stickers will be placed on the passports of expatriates, reports Al-Anba dail... March 05, 2019 0 1906 Category: Kuwait
Panel Increases Annual Leave To 35 Days In Private Sector The National Assembly’s health and social affairs committee yesterday agreed to increase annual leave in the private sector to 35 days from 30 currently as part of a number of amendments to the ... March 05, 2019 0 434 Category: Kuwait
Egyptian MOH Cancels Accreditation Requirement In a move that may confuse the Ministry of Higher Education’s plans to eliminate fake and counterfeit certificates, the Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education canceled the requirement of obtainin... March 05, 2019 0 219 Category: Kuwait
Hurdles In Jobs For Expats The Administrative Sector in the Ministry of Education has started to transfer functional degrees allocated for non- Kuwaitis to the budget of the next fiscal year, which will be adopted by the beginn... March 05, 2019 0 259 Category: Kuwait
Kuwait Basks In ‘low-risk’ Rating – Safest In Region A security source stressed the Ministry of Interior is accurately following up the reports and look minutely into the statistics issued by all the accredited authorities that indicate the status of Ku... March 05, 2019 0 250 Category: Kuwait
Indian Expat From Kuwait Wins Dh12m Abu Dhabi Raffle Kuwait based Indian expat Rogy George won Dh12 million in Big Ticket Abu Dhabi raffle on Sunday, UAE based news paper Khaleej Times reported. Rogy George is based in Kuwait and hails from Alappuzha... March 04, 2019 0 666 Category: Kuwait
MOH Increase Various License Fee Health Minister Sheikh Dr Basel AlSabah issued a number of ministerial decisions adjusting the prices of some health ministry services and pricing new ones that used to be free. The new pricing list i... March 04, 2019 0 269 Category: Kuwait
MP Panel Holds Line On Iraqi Invasion In Curricula, Committee Also Rejected Proposals To Change School Timings The parliamentary Education Affairs Committee on Sunday approved the proposal to maintain the term ‘Iraqi invasion’, along with the associated subjects in the public and private education ... March 04, 2019 0 225 Category: Kuwait