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Transfer Of Visa 22 To Visa 18 (Private) I am currently on Visa 22 and has been in Kuwait since December 2018. I want to start working in Kuwait soon. What are the current rules for the transfer of visa 22 to visa 18 (private sector)? Nam... August 03, 2019 6436 Category: Legal
Kuwait Holds Discount Rate At 3% Kuwait’s Central Bank decided on Wednesday to keep its discount rate unchanged at its current level of 3 percent. The decision was made to improve the non-inflationary growth-enabling environ... August 02, 2019 365 Category: Business
‘$39 Bn Worth Of Kuwaiti Investments In Germany’ Kuwaiti Ambassador to Germany Najib Al-Abder on Thursday revealed that volume of Kuwaiti investments in the European nation is growing, putting the current value at 35 billion euros ($ 39 billion). ... August 02, 2019 333 Category: Business
Hamza Bin Laden, Son Of Osama Bin Laden, Believed Dead The United States believes that Hamza bin Laden, a son of slain al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden and himself a notable figure in the militant group, is dead, a US official said on Wednesday. The US ... August 02, 2019 726 Category: International
Saudi Arabia Allows Women To Travel Independently Since the launch of Saudi Vision 2030 the Saudi authorities have addressed all flaws in the system that prevented women from living their lives securely and free from unnecessary hassles. Now Saudi... August 02, 2019 372 Category: International
Scammers Sending SMS To Reveal Your ATM Card Details This information was sent by one of Arab Times subscriber to warn about scammers who call and text messages saying that they calling from Central Bank of Kuwait Dear customer,Your ATM card has been b... August 02, 2019 618 Category: Crime News
Nepali Falls To Death While Working On A Project In Al- Mutla’a A Nepali worker died after he fell in a crater while working on a project in Al- Mutla’a, reports Al-Rai daily. According to the security sources, a report was sent to the Al-Jahra governorate o... August 02, 2019 506 Category: Crime News
Cops Are Looking For Three Bangladeshis For Assaulting And Robbing Their Relative In Sheep Market Police are looking for three Bangladeshis for assaulting their relative inside the sheep market in Wafra and stealing KD 200 from him and his personal belongings, reports Al-Rai daily. The victim has ... August 02, 2019 276 Category: Crime News
KFSD Probes As Two Cars Go Up In Flames Acting on information firemen from the Mangaf fire station rushed to an open ground in the area and put out fire to two cars on Wednesday afternoon, reports Al-Rai daily. The fire authorities are inve... August 02, 2019 312 Category: Crime News
Court Sentenced Two Kuwaiti Citizens To One-year Imprisonment In Cheating Case The Criminal Court sentenced two Kuwaiti citizens to one-year imprisonment each with hard labor and payment of KD 5,001 as temporary compensation to the plaintiff who was duped by the citizens by intr... August 02, 2019 386 Category: Crime News
Asian, Arab Held With Drugs At The T1 And T5 Terminals Of KIA Airport customs recently arrested three passengers at the T1 and T5 terminals of Kuwait International Airport in possession of illicit substances. In a press release, a member of Customs Media Comm... August 02, 2019 406 Category: Crime News
Prosecutor Interrogated Three Asians On Suspicion Murder Of Compatriot In Jleeb The prosecutor interrogated three Asians on suspicion of killing their compatriot in his room in Jleeb Al- Shuyoukh, reports Al-Anba daily. The suspect was killed during the attack and did not comm... August 02, 2019 249 Category: Crime News
Customs Officers At KIA Seized 1 Kilo Drugs From An Asian Customs officers at T5 terminal of Kuwait International Airport foiled the attempt of an Asian expatriate to smuggle one kilogram of hashish, reports Al-Seyassah daily. A member of the Customs Medi... August 02, 2019 299 Category: Crime News
Cops Are Looking Into A Case Of Denial Involving A Kuwaiti And An Indian Motorist Police are looking into a case of denial involving a Kuwaiti and an Indian motorist, reports Al-Rai daily. According to reports the son of the Kuwaiti allegedly hit the vehicle of an Indian in Sabah A... August 02, 2019 388 Category: Crime News
Indian Arrested For Drinking Alcohol In Public An Indian who was found drinking alcohol, carrying a bottle in his hand has been arrested and referred to the Deportation Center, reports Al-Rai daily. According to the daily, the man was so drunk, th... August 02, 2019 1442 Category: Crime News
‘Gay Societies A Conspiracy’ In response to an earlier report which talked about the determination of 30 Kuwaitis to form an association of gays in the name of ‘freedom’ in Kuwait and some basics which marketed global... August 02, 2019 425 Category: Kuwait
Old Markets Of Kuwait Are The Reminders Of Striking Past The old markets of Kuwait are replete with ancient memories, representing a vital aspect of Kuwait’s life and economy. Among these old markets was Souq Wajif, perhaps one of the most important m... August 02, 2019 367 Category: Kuwait
CBK Provides New Currency Notes On The Occasion Of ‘Eid’ Central Bank of Kuwait has announced that it will provide local banks with new cash notes of all amounts to meet the needs of clients for Kuwaiti currency on the occasion of Eid Al-Adha, reports Al-Sh... August 02, 2019 1080 Category: Kuwait
Kuwait Marks Friday The 29th Anniversary Of The 1990 Iraqi Brutal Invasion Kuwait marks Friday the 29th anniversary of the 1990 Iraqi brutal invasion, which severely and harshly sought to efface the identity of the country. Since the early hours of the invasion, the Kuwai... August 02, 2019 291 Category: Kuwait
Annual Budget To Hire Doctors, Nurses And Technicians To New Hospitals Amounts To KD 32.16 Million The annual cost of bringing in doctors, nurses and technicians to new hospitals amounts to KD 32.16 million, reports Al-Qabas daily quoting reliable sources. In the past fiscal year, the Ministry o... August 02, 2019 363 Category: Kuwait