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120,000-black-finned-seabream,-black-seabream-released-into-sea_kuwait
120,000 Black-Finned Seabream, Black Seabream Released Into Sea KISR Kick-Starts ‘Enrich Fish Stock’ Campaign Under auspices of His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR) re... August 19, 2015 0 1470 Category: Kuwait
kuwait-is-interested-to-buy-london-city-airport_kuwait
Kuwait Is Interested To Buy London City Airport London City Airport has been put up for sale by Global Infrastructure Partners.The sovereign wealth fund of Kuwait is teaming up with Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan and Hermes to bid for the air... August 19, 2015 0 1809 Category: Kuwait
move-to-extend-amnesty-for-suspended-companies’-workers_kuwait
Move To Extend Amnesty For Suspended Companies’ Workers The Manpower Public Authority plans to extend the amnesty given to workers whose companies’ files were suspended in order to legalize their status, reports Al Rai Arabic news paper. Kuwait ha... August 19, 2015 0 1536 Category: Kuwait
retweeting-may-land-you-in-jail_kuwait
Retweeting May Land You In Jail According to a local lawyer, Faisal Abuhlaibah, if you retweet someone, and that tweet is considered a crime by law in Kuwait, then you are treated as committing the exact same crime. Sour... August 19, 2015 0 1656 Category: Kuwait
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Schools & Colleges Are Safe At Kuwait “Kuwait is a bold stick for troublemakers who try to breach its social structure that has been well-knit for long years,” reports Al-Rai daily Minister of Education and Higher Educ... August 19, 2015 0 1344 Category: Kuwait
1,350-bottle-foreign-liquor-confiscated-at-shuwaikh-port_kuwait
1,350 bottle foreign liquor confiscated at Shuwaikh port Customs General Department officers confiscated nearly 1,350 bottles of foreign liquor that were smuggled in a refrigerated apple container coming from the United Arab Emirates. The container had arri... August 19, 2015 0 1347 Category: Kuwait
kuwait-city-among-top-10-in-liveability-rise_kuwait
Kuwait City Among Top 10 In Liveability Rise Kuwait City is one of 10 cities in the world with the most improved liveability scores over five years, according to a study conducted by Economist Intelligence Unit. The British study, published on T... August 19, 2015 0 1743 Category: Kuwait
kuwaitis-united-against-terrorist-plots---speaker_kuwait
Kuwaitis United Against Terrorist Plots - Speaker National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanem warned against the dangers of the current security situation in Kuwait, especially after the discovery of a terrorist cell and a large arsenal of weapons. ... August 19, 2015 0 1514 Category: Kuwait
kuwait-airport-contract-awarded-finally_kuwait
Kuwait Airport Contract Awarded Finally  Kuwait's government said it had awarded a contract to build a new terminal at Kuwait International Airport to the same consortium that had an earlier more-expensive bid dismissed. Turkey&... August 19, 2015 0 1686 Category: Kuwait
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Earth Quake In Kuwait An earthquake of magnitude 4.1 on the Richter Scale was experienced in the northeast part of Kuwait on Tuesday afternoon, which was felt by Kuwaitis and expatriates at different locations, reports Al-... August 19, 2015 0 3095 Category: Kuwait
gtd-issues-46,933-citations-in-7-days_kuwait
GTD Issues 46,933 Citations In 7 Days The General Traffic Department (GTD) conducted a series of security campaigns in the six governorates from Aug 9-15, leading to the issuance of 46,933 traffic citations, impounding of 2,519 vehicles... August 18, 2015 0 1554 Category: Kuwait
info-minister-opens-10th-summer-festival_kuwait
Info Minister Opens 10th Summer Festival KUWAIT: Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Sabah Salem Al-Humoud Al-Sabah inaugurated the Tenth Cultural Summer Festival at Abdulhussain Abdulredha Theater i... August 18, 2015 0 2940 Category: Kuwait
dead-dolphins-found-on-kuwait-beach_kuwait
Dead Dolphins Found On Kuwait Beach Environment police received a call regarding two dead dolphins on the beach, in front of a citizen’s chalet. A research team from Biological Variation Preservation Department was called along wi... August 18, 2015 0 1191 Category: Kuwait
authority-follows-up-on-beautification-projects-in-kuwait_kuwait
Authority Follows Up On Beautification Projects In Kuwait The Public Authority of Agriculture Affairs and Fish Resources (PAAAFR) announced yesterday that it is still carrying out projects of beautifying local parks and improving road conditions. PAAAFR &lsq... August 18, 2015 0 1537 Category: Kuwait
labor-department-ban-smoking_kuwait
Labor Department Ban Smoking Director of Mubarak Al-Kabeer Labor Department Hassan Al-Khader issued a circular banning smoking in the department because of health concerns to employees and patrons. A special room was designated f... August 18, 2015 0 1337 Category: Kuwait
bangkok-hindu-shrine-bombing_kuwait
Bangkok Hindu Shrine Bombing Bangkok: As Thailand PM Prayuth Chan-ocha talked about setting up of a "war room" to hunt the perpetrators of the attack, investigators have identified a suspect on CCTV near the site of exp... August 18, 2015 0 1228 Category: Kuwait
ageing-shuaiba-refinery-shut-after-fire_kuwait
Ageing Shuaiba Refinery Shut After Fire ‘Not A Terrorist Act’ A fire at Kuwait’s 200,000 barrel-per-day Shuaiba oil refinery on Monday led to its total shutdown but there were no casualties, an official at state refiner... August 18, 2015 0 2518 Category: Kuwait
2,800-telephone-lines-hit-by-construction-works-in-shuwaikh_kuwait
2,800 Telephone Lines Hit By Construction Works In Shuwaikh Around 2,800 telephone lines in Shuwaikh Industrial Area have stopped functioning since Thursday due to the ground cable damage caused by the ongoing construction works to develop Jamal Abdul Nasser R... August 18, 2015 0 1251 Category: Kuwait
citizen-dead-and-wife-injured-in-head-on-collision_kuwait
Citizen Dead and Wife Injured In Head on Collision A 43-year-old citizen died when he met with an accident along Artal Road while his wife sustained serious injuries. Securitymen and paramedics rushed to the location after receiving information on the... August 18, 2015 0 2246 Category: Kuwait
man-dead,-wife-injured-in-head-on-collision_kuwait
Man Dead, Wife Injured In Head-on Collision KUWAIT: A Kuwaiti man in his forties was killed and a woman identified as his wife was critically injured during a head-on collision with another vehicle on the Artal Road south of the country yesterd... August 18, 2015 0 1269 Category: Kuwait