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curfew-may-end-in-time-for-eid-celebrations_kuwait
Curfew May End In Time For Eid Celebrations Officials are optimistic that there will be a breakthrough in the health crisis in the second week of May, high-ranking government sources revealed to Al Qabas daily. These sources said that the nu... April 23, 2021 929 Category: Lockdown
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Kuwait reports 1,459 new COVID-19 cases, 11 deaths Kuwait said 1,459 people tested positive for the coronavirus while 11 related deaths were reported Thursday, taking total cases to 262,766 and deaths to 1,493, according to the health ministry. Anothe... April 22, 2021 1051 Category: Coronavirus
india-records-the-highest-daily-death-toll-in-the-world_kuwait
India Records The Highest Daily Death Toll In The World Today, Thursday, India recorded more than 300,000 cases of the Coronavirus during the past twenty-four hours, which is the highest daily increase recorded by any country in the world, and deaths due t... April 22, 2021 943 Category: India
am-i-next-protest-held-in-kuwait-after-horrific-murder-of-kuwaiti-woman_kuwait
'Am I Next?': Protest Held In Kuwait After Horrific Murder Of Kuwaiti Woman Several protestors gathered at Kuwait’s Erada Square, in front of the National Assembly (parliament), two days after a Kuwaiti woman, Farah Akbar, was stabbed to death by a man that was released... April 22, 2021 858 Category: Kuwait
over-15mn-people-use-my-identity_kuwait
Over 1.5mn People Use ‘My Identity’ In conjunction with the issuance of Law No. 3 of 2021 to defer loan payments for six months for those who opt to, the Director-General of the Public Authority for Civil Information (PACI), Musaed Al-A... April 22, 2021 339 Category: Kuwait
decision-to-cut-engineers-salary-rapped_kuwait
Decision To Cut Engineers Salary Rapped The head of the Kuwaiti Society of Engineers, Engineer Faisal Al-Atal, criticized the Civil Service Commission’s decision to cut citizens’ salaries and allowances during the corona pandemi... April 22, 2021 3750 Category: Kuwait Society of Engineers
corona-costs-state-kd-538m-a-year-in-supporting-kuwaitis-in-private-sector_kuwait
Corona Costs State KD 538m A Year In Supporting Kuwaitis In Private Sector A government study about the implications of the corona crisis on the labor market revealed that the annual cost of supporting nationals working in the private sector is about KD 538 million – a... April 22, 2021 196 Category: Coronavirus
dont-fall-prey-to-anonymous-calls_kuwait
‘Don’t Fall Prey To Anonymous Calls’ Banks have warned all customers against falling prey to anonymous calls that request for information about bank accounts under the pretext of postponing loan installments in an effort to defraud them.... April 22, 2021 276 Category: Kuwait
virus-continues-to-mutate-despite-increase-in-vaccination-campaign_kuwait
Virus Continues To Mutate Despite Increase In Vaccination Campaign Campaigns are ongoing to vaccinate the target population against coronavirus, but the virus continues to mutate causing concern in various countries that have been taking additional measures to curb i... April 22, 2021 359 Category: Coronavirus
thousands-vaccinated-no-side-effects-so-far-in-kuwait_kuwait
Thousands Vaccinated, No ‘side Effects’ So Far In Kuwait The Public Health Services Department in the Al-Sabah Specialized Health District is racing against time and has vaccinated more than 18,000 medical and administrative staff affiliated to the region, ... April 22, 2021 316 Category: Coronavirus
kuwaits-equate-petrochemical-sells-usd-700-million-in-7year-bonds_kuwait
Kuwait’s Equate Petrochemical Sells USD 700 Million In 7-year Bonds Kuwait’s Equate Petrochemical Company sold on Wednesday USD700 million in seven-year bonds after receiving over USD 3.6 billion in orders for the debt sale, a document showed. The bonds were ... April 22, 2021 299 Category: Business
kuwaits-air-polluted-to-unhealthy-levels_kuwait
Kuwait’s Air Polluted To Unhealthy Levels The Green Line environmental group announced that Kuwait’s air pollution has increased and currently the pollution is at the fourth level which is considered very unhealthy, Al Jarida reported. ... April 22, 2021 403 Category: Kuwait
kuwait-is-unsafe-for-women-outrage-over-brutal-murder-of-woman_kuwait
‘Kuwait Is Unsafe For Women’: Outrage Over Brutal Murder Of Woman The horrific murder of a woman in Kuwait this week has sparked outrage on social media with calls for stricter punishment for perpetrators of violent crime against women in the country. On Tuesday,... April 22, 2021 337 Category: Crime News
30000-requests-to-postpone-loan-installments_kuwait
30,000 Requests To Postpone Loan Installments Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors and General Manager of the Credit Bank, Salah Al-Mudhaf, announced on Wednesday that the bank has received 30,000 requests for delaying the payment of loan in... April 22, 2021 444 Category: Kuwait
asian-resident-dies-another-wounded-in-a-road-accident_kuwait
Asian Resident Dies, Another Wounded In A Road Accident A resident died and another was injured in a collision this morning between two trucks transporting water on King Faisal Road, opposite the Khaitan area, Al Qabas reported. Rescuers from the Farwan... April 22, 2021 376 Category: Kuwait
awqaf-suspends-holidays-and-weekly-rest-for-imams-and-muezzins-during-ramadan_kuwait
Awqaf Suspends Holidays And Weekly Rest For Imams And Muezzins During Ramadan The undersecretary of the Ministry of Endowments and Islamic Affairs (Awqaf) for the Mosques Sector, Muhammad Al-Mutairi, issued an administrative circular directed the departments of mosques regardin... April 22, 2021 239 Category: Kuwait
large-quantities-of-pfizer-and-astrazeneca-to-arrive-soon_kuwait
Large Quantities Of Pfizer And AstraZeneca To Arrive Soon Ministry of Health intends to increase the rate of vaccination to vaccinate the largest possible number to reach the required community immunity, Al Anbaa reported. The sources told the daily that ... April 22, 2021 607 Category: Kuwait
fourth-batch-of-pakistani-medical-personnel-will-arrive-in-kuwait-within-days_kuwait
Fourth Batch Of Pakistani Medical Personnel Will Arrive In Kuwait Within Days The fourth batch of Pakistani medical teams will arrive in Kuwait at the end of this week or early next week. Around 136 doctors, nurses, and technicians specializing in intensive care, anesthesia, an... April 22, 2021 200 Category: Kuwait
kuwait-blood-bank-announces-an-increased-need-for-platelets_kuwait
Kuwait Blood Bank Announces An Increased Need For Platelets The Central Blood Bank announced an increasing need for platelets. The platelets are small cells in the blood that stop bleeding and are essential for millions of patients with cancer, chronic disease... April 22, 2021 191 Category: Kuwait
effect-of-coronavirus-on-middle-east-countries-as-on-april-21-2021_kuwait
Effect Of Coronavirus On Middle East Countries As On April 21, 2021 The COVID-19 is affecting 219 countries and territories. Also it's new UK and South Africa variants now affecting so many countries. In the image below you can find out the total number of ca... April 22, 2021 689 Category: Coronavirus