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future-of-economic-reform-not-bright,-lots-of-talk,-no-implementation_kuwait
Future Of Economic Reform Not Bright, Lots Of Talk, No Implementation Board Chairman of Ali Abdulwahab Al-Mutawa Trading Company Faisal Al-Mutawa, who recently inaugurated the exhibition in Shuwaikh, does not seem very optimistic about the future of economic reform, rep... January 09, 2019 0 345 Category: Kuwait
govt-cancels-adopted-free-trade-zone-decision_kuwait
Govt Cancels Adopted Free Trade Zone Decision The Council of Ministers has canceled the Decision No. 512 that was adopted at its meeting No. 23/1997 on June 29, 1997 concerning the establishment of a free zone in the port of Shuwaikh and its geog... January 09, 2019 0 447 Category: Kuwait
kuwait-records-lowest-rate-of-savings-in-the-gulf-region_kuwait
Kuwait Records Lowest Rate Of Savings In The Gulf Region A study by McKinsey & Company shows Kuwait recorded the lowest rate of savings in the Gulf region, reports, Al-Rai daily. The results of the study found that the percentage of households in Kuw... January 09, 2019 0 557 Category: Kuwait
social-media-accounts-raise-concern-–-foreign-influencers-may-target-platform_kuwait
Social Media Accounts Raise Concern – Foreign Influencers May Target Platform The National Assembly approved the Credit Information Exchange Bill in its second reading Tuesday with 45 members voting in favor while six voted against. Minister of Commerce and Industry Khaled A... January 09, 2019 0 302 Category: Kuwait
isps-set-to-hike-service-charges-soon_kuwait
ISPs Set To Hike Service Charges Soon Internet Service Providers and communication companies are about to increase their service charges to the public in the coming days after the Ministry of Communication increased the rents for its faci... January 09, 2019 0 258 Category: Kuwait
police-launch-manhunt-for-suspect-inciting-protests_kuwait
Police Launch Manhunt For Suspect Inciting Protests The State Security police is reportedly looking into the file of an unidentified person who is said to be spreading false information about the issue of the bedoun to force the government of Kuwait to... January 08, 2019 0 214 Category: Kuwait
nazaha-sends-tenders-panel-members-to-probe-for-graft_kuwait
Nazaha Sends Tenders Panel Members To Probe For Graft The Kuwait Anti-Corruption Authority (Nazaha) referred on Monday a member of the Central Agency for Public Tenders, his spouse, along with a company staff member that the apparatus made contract with ... January 08, 2019 0 217 Category: Kuwait
mps-monitor-jobs-replacement-policy_kuwait
MPs Monitor Jobs Replacement Policy The parliamentary Human Resources Committee is closely monitoring the government’s implementation of the employment replacement policy and it is keen on solving problems through regular meetings... January 08, 2019 0 214 Category: Kuwait
municipality-heads-voice-objection-to-new-cars-distribution-for-employees_kuwait
Municipality Heads Voice Objection To New Cars Distribution For Employees Some directors and heads of departments at Kuwait Municipality have voiced objection to the distribution of new cars for employees assigned in the branches of the Municipality, reports Alrai daily quo... January 08, 2019 0 227 Category: Kuwait
fiber-optics-an-essential-part-of-smart-cities-projects-,-vision-35_kuwait
Fiber Optics An Essential Part Of Smart Cities Projects , Vision 35 The State of Kuwait has set plans to use fiber optic networks as an essential part of developing smart cities in the country as well as aiding the state’s development scheme “Vision 2035&r... January 08, 2019 0 287 Category: Kuwait
csc-provides-jobs-for-3,985-kuwaitis_kuwait
CSC Provides Jobs For 3,985 Kuwaitis Civil Service Commission (CSC) provided jobs for 3,985 out of a total of 10,281 male and female Kuwaiti applicants in ministries and state institutions. They include holders of university degrees, and... January 08, 2019 0 248 Category: Kuwait
math-test-too-difficult-and-impossible-to-solve_kuwait
Math Test Too Difficult And Impossible To Solve Some of the 12th grade students could not control their feelings and some of them are said to have even wept and others appeared restless because they could not solve the math paper, reports Al-Anba d... January 08, 2019 0 292 Category: Kuwait
not-possible-to-set-timeline-for-kuwaitization-implementation_kuwait
Not Possible To Set Timeline For Kuwaitization Implementation With the Parliament’s Human Resource Committee demanding the government set a timeline for implementing the Kuwaitization policy, the State Minister for Economic Affairs Maryam Al-Aqeel affirmed... January 08, 2019 0 261 Category: Kuwait
kuwaitization-a-reality-–-call-for-gradual-replacement_kuwait
Kuwaitization A Reality – Call For Gradual Replacement Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs, the Minister of State for Municipal Affairs Fahd Al- Shula stated the ‘replacement policy’ should proceed according to a time plan, reports Al-Anba d... January 07, 2019 0 268 Category: Kuwait
kuwaitis-and-expats-disappointed-with-the-skyrocketing-prices-of-truffles_kuwait
Kuwaitis And Expats Disappointed With The Skyrocketing Prices Of Truffles The land of Kuwait and the region were shaken after the rainfall as the green surface of the Earth blossomed and the fruit appeared in the interior, reports Al- Anba daily. Among the varieties of p... January 07, 2019 0 481 Category: Kuwait
kuwaitization-ongoing-in-health-ministry_kuwait
Kuwaitization Ongoing In Health Ministry Minister of Health Dr Bassel Al-Sabah says the number of expatriate employees of the ministry’s subsidiaries whose ages exceed 55 years old is 3,707, reports Al-Rai daily. He indicated that t... January 07, 2019 0 484 Category: Kuwait
kuwait-govt-mulls-control-of-social-media-accounts,-curb-chaos_kuwait
Kuwait Govt Mulls Control Of Social Media Accounts, Curb Chaos The government has been considering the need to issue a legislation for controlling social media and reducing, if possible, fake accounts that are regarded as sources of destruction and corruption. Th... January 07, 2019 0 229 Category: Kuwait
constitutional-court-replacement-eyed_kuwait
Constitutional Court Replacement Eyed Although the Early Retirement Bill has been included in the agenda of the National Assembly for Tuesday’s session, the Financial and Economic Affairs Committee postponed submission of its report... January 07, 2019 0 286 Category: Kuwait
driving-licenses-granted-to-expats-was-1,664,000-compared-to-624,000-granted-for-citizens_kuwait
Driving Licenses Granted To Expats Was 1,664,000 Compared To 624,000 Granted For Citizens The office of the Council of Ministers has decided to make public the response of the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Lt-Gen Sheikh Khalid Al-Jarrah to the query submitted by MP Ahmad A... January 07, 2019 0 369 Category: Kuwait
hiring-children-below-15-years-old-is-illegal_kuwait
Hiring Children Below 15 Years Old Is Illegal Director of the Central Labor Inspection Department at the Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) Mohammad Al-Ansari has warned that the department punishes employers and puts their files under Code 72 i... January 07, 2019 0 300 Category: Kuwait