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Kuwait logs 978 new COVID-19 cases, 7 deaths Kuwait’s Ministry of Health has announced recording 978 new coronavirus infections and 7 related deaths in the past 24 hours. The new figures take the total cases in the country up to 286,046... May 10, 2021 136 Category: Coronavirus
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The Ministry Of Health Begins Sending Messages About The Dates Of The Second Dose Of Oxford Vaccine Immediately after the arrival of the third batch of the “Styrazenica-Oxford” vaccine to the country at dawn today, the Ministry of Health began sending text messages about the dates of rec... May 10, 2021 448 Category: Coronavirus
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Expat Entry Ban Still Continuing, Kuwait Airport Operating At 10 Percent The ban on expats entry to the country remains in effect, as the Council of Ministers’ decisions this evening did not mention ending the ban on expats entering Kuwait. Only citizens and their... May 10, 2021 318 Category: Expats
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Restaurants, Cafes Expected To Allow Dining-in After Employees Fully Vaccinated Restaurants and cafes are able to provide takeaways and delivery services, but dining in is still not permitted, even for those who have been inoculated with the vaccine. While cinemas and theaters co... May 10, 2021 192 Category: Lockdown
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Eid Al-Fitr Prayer Won’t Exceed 15 Minutes Government Communication Center head Tariq Al-Mezrim on Monday declared the approval of performing the Eid al-Fitr prayer provided that it will not exceed 15 minutes. Speaking at a videoconference fol... May 10, 2021 145 Category: Kuwait
cafs-shut-for-serving-sheesha-during-curfew-period_kuwait
Cafés Shut For Serving Sheesha During Curfew Period Securitymen affiliated to the Mubarak Al-Kabeer governorate, in coordination with the Kuwait Municipality, administratively closed two cafés inside the Qurain market which were doing business d... May 10, 2021 212 Category: Crime News
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Hunt For Kuwaiti For Stabbing His Relative Personnel from the Criminal Investigation Department (CID), Ahmadi branch are looking for an unidentified Kuwaiti who allegedly escaped after stabbing his relative four times inside the Diwaniya in th... May 10, 2021 194 Category: Crime News
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‘Nod Needed To Reopen Nurseries’ Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health Dr. Mustafa Reda addressed the Undersecretary of the Ministry of Social Affairs Abdulaziz Shuaib regarding the reopening of private nurseries and schools for p... May 10, 2021 132 Category: Education
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Cemeteries To Open From 5 Am-6 Pm’ Kuwait Municipality Director General Engr Ahmed Al-Manfuhi issued a circular regarding the opening of cemeteries during Eid Al-Fitr, reports Al-Qabas daily. According to the circular, cemeteries will ... May 10, 2021 97 Category: Kuwait
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Kuwait Health Ministry Vaccinates Malls’ Employees Official Spokesman of the Ministry of Health Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad said on Monday that 6,500 vaccination doses for COVID-19 have been administered to the employees at 360 and Al-Kout shopping malls as... May 10, 2021 129 Category: Coronavirus
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Raids Conducted Against Illegal Fishermen Chalets May 10: The Ministry of Electricity and Water, with the participation of the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Interior, carried out a campaign against the illegal chalets of fishermen overlooki... May 10, 2021 112 Category: Crime News
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Curfew Lifted On First Day Of Eid – Ban On Expats From South Asian Countries To Kuwait Kuwait’s Cabinet decided on Monday that the partial curfew, imposed across the country to combat the spread of COVID-19, will be lifted on the first day of Eid Al-Fitr. The decision will take in... May 10, 2021 2450 Category: Lockdown
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Marijuana Parcel From US Seized Personnel from the General Department for Drugs Control (GDDC) thwarted an attempt by an expatriate to bring in four kilos of marijuana into the country via the postal parcel. According to the securit... May 10, 2021 122 Category: Crime News
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Illegal Expats Threat To Kuwait’s Fight Against Pandemic  Despite the repercussions of the “Corona” pandemic, and the precautionary measures it has imposed, random markets still continue to make brisk business away from the eyes of the conc... May 10, 2021 190 Category: Kuwait
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Nepal, Pakistan, Bangladesh And Sri Lankan Commercial Flights Suspended The Directorate General of Civil Aviation announced suspending of direct commercial flights with Nepal, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, with the exception of cargo flights, until further notice. The ... May 10, 2021 513 Category: Travel
koc-demands-return-of-over-4000-stranded-expat-workers_kuwait
KOC Demands ‘return’ Of Over 4,000 Stranded Expat Workers The CEO of the Kuwait Oil Company, Imad Al-Sultan, has requested the Director of the Directorate- General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), Yusef Al-Fawzan, to allow 4,054 employees working for the Kuwait Oil... May 10, 2021 1874 Category: Expats
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Kuwaitis, Expats Spending Dips The spending rate of citizens and expatriates declined by 3.4 percent in the first quarter of 2021 — a total of KD 5.4 billion compared to KD 5.6 billion in the fourth quarter of 2020, reports A... May 10, 2021 205 Category: Kuwait
388000-doses-of-oxfordastrazeneca-vaccine-arrive-in-kuwait_kuwait
388,000 Doses Of Oxford-AstraZeneca Vaccine Arrive In Kuwait After a slight delay in the arrival of the Oxford-AstraZeneca shipment due to a worldwide shortage, Kuwait received the third batch containing around 388,000 doses. وصول شحنة لقاح اك... May 10, 2021 416 Category: Coronavirus
kuwaiti-arrested-for-walking-naked-in-public_kuwait
Kuwaiti Arrested For Walking Naked In Public A Kuwaiti citizen, in his 50s, has been arrested after being seen walking naked in one of Kevan district’s streets, local media reported. According to Al Anba newspaper, the man seemed t... May 10, 2021 1120 Category: Crime News
kuwaits-cases-drop-below-1000-for-first-time-since-february-28_kuwait
Kuwait’s Cases Drop Below 1,000 For First Time Since February 28 After more than two months of daily COVID-19 cases surpassing 1,000, on Sunday Kuwait recorded 992 a decrease compared to past two-months. There has also been a decrease in Intensive Care Units (IC... May 10, 2021 258 Category: Coronavirus