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Kuwait-Saudi Coordination Council Holds Meeting, Discuss Boost In Ties Foreign Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah on Sunday wrapped up a visit to Saudi Arabia heading back home. The minister had chaired the Sta... June 07, 2021 203 Category: Business
Effect Of Coronavirus On Middle East Countries As On June 6, 2021 Covid-19 updates of Gulf Region and India.  Coronavirus Worldwide Updates:     SOURCE: WORLDOMETER ... June 07, 2021 481 Category: Coronavirus
Hospitals Witness Drop In Patients Due To Vaccination Hospitals in Kuwait are witnessing a huge decline in COVID-19 patients who have been vaccinated, local media reported pointing out that 93 per cent of patients admitted to the hospital or receiving tr... June 07, 2021 277 Category: Coronavirus
Those Waiting For Second Dose Of Oxford Have The Choice Of Taking Second Doze From Pfizer Kuwait has contracted with US pharmaceutical companies Moderna and Johnson & Johnson to supply it with their coronavirus vaccines, Minister of Health Dr. Sheikh Bassel Al-Sabah said on Sunday. ... June 07, 2021 1169 Category: Kuwait
MoH Start Accepting Registration Of People Who Took Vaccination From Outside Kuwait MoH start accepting registration of vaccines issued from outside Kuwait for citizens and residents against Covid-19. Expatriates who took any of the approved vaccines in Kuwait from abroad can registe... June 07, 2021 2681 Category: Kuwait
Twelve Companies And Factories Since 2015 Failed To Repay Industrial Loans Twelve companies and factories have, since 2015 until date, failed to repay industrial loans to the Industrial Bank of Kuwait (IBK) believed to be in the amount of 58.5 million dinars, reports Al-Anba... June 07, 2021 191 Category: Business
6 Out Of 76 Co-ops Committed To Direct Purchase Agreement Kuwait Farmers Union Chairman Abdullah Al-Dammak revealed that only six out of 76 cooperative societies are committed to the direct purchase agreement, reports Al-Rai daily. This came after one week o... June 07, 2021 797 Category: Business
Burgan Bank Holds Its 55th AGM Burgan Bank held its 55th Ordinary Annual General Assembly meeting on Sunday, 6th June 2021 at KIPCO Tower, with a quorum of 84.5%. The Board of Directors of the bank submitted to its shareholders ... June 07, 2021 162 Category: Business
Wrong Date Stamped On Passports Of Departing Passengers Report Denied The Directorate- General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) denied point blank reports in social media that a plane that was to take off for Bahrain was delayed at the Kuwait International Airport because the a... June 07, 2021 3418 Category: Travel
Motorist Runs Over A 12-year Old Child Selling Roses On Street A 12-yearold bedoun child who was selling roses on Damascus Street died after being run over by a motorist, reports Al-Seyassah daily. The daily added, the victim was rushed to the Amiri Hospital but ... June 06, 2021 282 Category: Crime News
‘Overestimation’ Of MoH’s Need For Face Masks Leads To Surplus According to informed sources, the Ministry of Health’s need for medical masks under normal circumstances is about 400,000 per month. Assuming that the ministry needs ten times this quantity dur... June 06, 2021 190 Category: Kuwait
Instant Fine Of KD 50 Against Violators Of Health Measures Including Wearing Mask The Health Affairs Committee has decided to impose an immediate fine of KD 50 on anyone who does not comply with the health requirements including wearing a mask. In its report on the amendment of the... June 06, 2021 278 Category: Kuwait
‘PCR, 2 Doses Must For France Travel’ The French embassy in Kuwait clarified that Kuwait has been placed on the amber (orange) list. The embassy said those who have been immunized against the Covid- 19 pandemic will be allowed to enter Fr... June 06, 2021 152 Category: Travel
Long Wait To ‘ruling’ Could Pile Agony On ‘60s’ Expats It’s about five months the decision has been issued to stop renewing work permits for expatriates who are 60 years and above, the Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) has not issued any statistic... June 06, 2021 360 Category: Expats
Ease On Travel Restrictions Eyed – ‘No Jab , No Entry’ The persons in charge at Kuwait International Airport are currently studying the possibility of easing travel restrictions in view of the resumption of airport traffic in many countries after easing p... June 06, 2021 2122 Category: Travel
Health OKs Flights; DGCA Owns Loss – Variant-ready? The Health and Social Affairs Committee met on Sunday in the presence of Minister of Health Dr Basel Al-Sabah and senior officials of the ministry. Rapporteur of the committee MP Saadoun Hammad reveal... June 06, 2021 399 Category: Kuwait
684 Schools Ready For Reopening Minister of Education Dr Ali Al- Mudhaf has affirmed the readiness of 684 schools in three educational stages for the reopening of schools in September, reports Al-Jarida daily. In response to the que... June 06, 2021 230 Category: Education
‘Indian’ Variant Curfew Possible The spectre of a partial curfew has resurfaced less than a month after it was lifted, due to the Indian COVID-19 variant, which has been described as more contagious, deadly and vaccine resistant by t... June 06, 2021 1795 Category: India
As Summer Soaring, Kuwait Records Highest Electrical Loads Today The Kuwaiti Ministry of Electricity, Water and Renewable Energy announced on Sunday that the electrical loads reached a record high of 15,070 megawatts, amid soaring summer heat hitting 50 degrees. ... June 06, 2021 104 Category: Kuwait
Contract Was Made To Import The Moderna And Johnson & Johnson Vaccines To Kuwait Minister of Health Sheikh Dr. Basil Al-Sabah revealed that a contract was made to import the “Moderna” and “Johnson & Johnso vaccines to Kuwait,report’s Alrai. Minister ... June 06, 2021 220 Category: Health