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Huge Fines Set For Constructing Extra Rooms, Makeshift Flats On Top Of Roofs The head of the Municipality department concerned with demolishing encroachments on government land and illegal constructions in the Capital Governorate, Eng Abdullah Jaber, said “the constructi... January 14, 2019 0 357 Category: Kuwait
Banks May Declassify Expatriate Client Data The Fatwa and Legislation Department has submitted to the Council of Ministers a draft law that allows banks to declassify the data of their customers, as provided by the CRS Convention on Join Report... January 14, 2019 0 405 Category: Kuwait
Almost One Million Indians In Kuwait The Indian Ambassador to Kuwait HE Jeeva Sagar hailed the active and effective role played by Indian citizens in Kuwait and various countries where he has served as the country’s representative,... January 14, 2019 0 1191 Category: Kuwait
Indian Workers Decrease By 35 Pct In Kuwait, Increase In Qatar By 31 Pct Statistics published by the Times of India Newspaper showed a significant decline in the number of immigration permits granted to Indians working in the Gulf region in 2018 – 19 percent or 295,0... January 14, 2019 0 410 Category: Kuwait
MoH Has Paid KD 3mln To Honor Verdicts Minister of Health Dr Basil Al-Sabah was recently quoted as saying the ministry has paid nearly 3 million dinars to honor the verdicts which the courts had issued against the ministry since 2013, unti... January 14, 2019 0 343 Category: Kuwait
ISPs Air Grievance Over Hike In Rates The main Internet service providers have prepared a letter of grievance to be submitted to the Minister of Commerce and Industry and Minister of State for Services Khalid Al- Roudhan, in protest again... January 14, 2019 0 204 Category: Kuwait
MP Submits Proposal To Form Panel To Prevent Blunders, Complications MP Yousef Al-Fadala has submitted a proposal to form a committee consisting of representatives from the ministries of Interior, Commerce and Industry and Kuwait Municipality to issue seasonal market l... January 14, 2019 0 199 Category: Kuwait
Kuwait Ranked 116th Globally And First Among Member Countries Of The GCC Kuwait ranked 116th globally and first among member countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council in the 2018 Democracy Index, advancing three positions compared with its previous ranking, reports Al-Rai ... January 13, 2019 0 314 Category: Kuwait
Deportations, Other Penalties On The Cards For Violators Commenting on news reports that some Bedoun have called for demonstrations and sitins in Taima, Jahra, the Ministry of Interior has stressed it will not tolerate any kind of disturbances and violation... January 13, 2019 0 527 Category: Kuwait
Debate Erupts Over Planting Conocarpus The symposium recently organized by Kuwait Society of Engineers (KSE) in its headquarters titled, ‘Stop the Cultivation of Conocarpus in Kuwait,’ witnessed a controversial debate, reports ... January 13, 2019 0 439 Category: Kuwait
Speaker Foresees Rise In Session Intensity Parliament Speaker Marzouq Al- Ghanim announced that the upcoming legislative sessions have been moved to Jan 30 and 31 as Jan 29 is the anniversary of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al- ... January 13, 2019 0 252 Category: Kuwait
Kuwait Banking Association Clarifies Policy On End-of-service Leave Days The legal opinion of Kuwait Banking Association (KBA) on calculating an employee’s number of leave days at the end of service does not consider Friday and Saturday as holidays, while confirming ... January 13, 2019 0 616 Category: Kuwait
Process On To Transfer 470 Private Nurseries To MoE The process of transferring the supervision of some 470 private nurseries from the Ministry of Social Affairs to Ministry of Education has already begun in line with cabinet’s decision, reports ... January 13, 2019 0 240 Category: Kuwait
Statistics Show KPC, Subsidiaries Employ 84pct Kuwaiti Chemical, Petroleum Engineers A recent statistic issued by the Office of the Minister of Oil, a copy of which has been obtained by the daily, shows the employment of national workforce in the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) and... January 13, 2019 0 212 Category: Kuwait
Kuwait, US Resume Direct Flights Today Kuwait and the US resume direct air flights today, said Chairman of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) Shaikh Salman Sabah Al-Salem Al-Humoud Al-Sabah. The Kuwait Airways flight KU117... January 11, 2019 0 498 Category: Kuwait
5 Days Holiday Likely For The National Day And Liberation Day Of Kuwait The official holidays for the National Day and Liberation Day of Kuwait will fall on Monday, Feb 25 and Tuesday, Feb 26 respectively, reports Al-Anba daily. According to informed sources, the Cabin... January 11, 2019 0 1765 Category: Kuwait
618,365 Nationals With Valid Residence Despite Ban From Entering Kuwait Statistics released by the Residency Affairs General Department in the Interior Ministry revealed that 618,365 individuals from seven countries, whose nationals are banned from entering Kuwait, have v... January 11, 2019 0 3066 Category: Kuwait
Over 20,000 Migrant Workers Live On The Abdali Farms The more than 20,000 migrant workers who live on the Abdali farms and use the area as recreation places some of which have been turned into parks and housing units and rented to the public, has led to... January 11, 2019 0 560 Category: Kuwait
No Direct Tax On Expats And Kuwaitis Secretary- General of the Supreme Council for Planning and Development Dr Khalid Mahdi affirmed that the issue of implementing taxes and reconsidering government services charges and fees listed in th... January 11, 2019 0 442 Category: Kuwait
Speaker Calls Talks On Legislative Practices National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim announced Thursday that he invited the chairpersons and rapporteurs of parliamentary committees to an extensive meeting at the Assembly’s office on Mo... January 11, 2019 0 206 Category: Kuwait