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Filipino Maid Claims Abuse Behind Suicide Bid A Filipino domestic helper in Kuwait claimed abuse from her employer had prompted her to attempt suicide earlier this month, local media reported. The woman, now in hospital, accused her Arab ... May 29, 2021 339 Category: Crime News
Kuwait's Airlines May Be Allowed To Operate To 16 New 'summer' Destinations Given that the summer vacation is approaching, airlines have submitted a request to the Kuwaiti Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) to allow operation to 16 new destinations, local media repo... May 29, 2021 4717 Category: Kuwait
Closing The Vaccination Gap We need global multilateral action to increase the production of vaccines and accelerate the roll out worldwide. Since the beginning of the pandemic, this is the path chosen by the EU. It is now also ... May 29, 2021 1520 Category: Coronavirus
Economy Takes Back-seat As Parliament Wrangles In January of this year, Kuwait’s then caretaker government approved a budget bill that projected a deficit of KD12 billion for the fiscal year 2021-22 (FY 21-22) starting on 1 April. The foreca... May 29, 2021 202 Category: Kuwait
No Vaccine Is Preventing The Covid-19 Infection Health sources reiterated the need to continue implementing health requirements and adhering to precautionary measures in the face of the “Corona” virus, because vaccination does not mean ... May 28, 2021 2884 Category: Coronavirus
Corona Indicators Within A Week The following is the indicator of the number of daily infections with the Coronavirus in the country during the last week, and its ratio to swabs: Thursday, May 20: 1,168 cases, down 10.96 percent ... May 28, 2021 877 Category: Coronavirus
India Extends Suspension Of International Flights Until June 30 India on Friday extended the suspension on international commercial flight operations until June 30, 2021. "In partial modification of circular dated 26-06-2020, the competent authority has fu... May 28, 2021 7333 Category: India
Effect Of Coronavirus On Middle East Countries As On May 27, 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... May 28, 2021 611 Category: Coronavirus
Deliberate Neglect, No Planning, Say Kuwaitis In light of the silence of government agencies and lack of efforts for restoration, a number of Kuwaiti citizens expressed their dissatisfaction with the deterioration of the public facilities in Fird... May 27, 2021 470 Category: Kuwait
Campaign On Salons, Health Clubs, Tailoring Shops, Wedding Parties Intensified The women’s team of the Health Conditions Committee has intensified campaigns on salons, women’s health institutes, and tailoring shops in Al-Reggae, Dasman, Sabah Al-Salem, Al-Jahra, Al-S... May 27, 2021 705 Category: Coronavirus
MoH Signs Deal With US Firm To Manufacture 26 Products The Minister of Health Dr Basel Al-Sabah announced the signing of an agreement with Abbott International to manufacture 26 innovative products in Kuwait, reports Al-Qabas daily. In his Twitter account... May 27, 2021 380 Category: Kuwait
Health Ministry Vaccinating All Employees At Kuwait Airport The Ministry of Health said that the mobile coronavirus pandemic vaccination campaign, on its fourth day, is targeting employees at Kuwait International Airport. Some 10 units, spread across two sites... May 27, 2021 470 Category: Coronavirus
Health Measures Implemented In Funerals And Ceremonies In Cemeteries The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way people deal with funerals and ceremonies in cemeteries, as Kuwait Municipality has taken more measures to implement health requirements, especially social dis... May 27, 2021 244 Category: Kuwait
Kuwaiti Woman Sentenced To 15 Yrs Imprisonment For Torturing Her Filipino Maid To Death The Court of Appeals has overturned the verdict of the lower court and sentenced a Kuwaiti woman to 15 years imprisonment with hard labor for torturing her Filipino maid to death, reports Al-Seyassah ... May 27, 2021 499 Category: Crime News
Centers Inform Kuwaitis, Expats On Vaccination Schedule Citizens and expatriates residing in areas where the five health centers allotted for administering Pfizer vaccine against coronavirus are now receiving text messages about their vaccination schedule,... May 27, 2021 1579 Category: Coronavirus
Kuwait Reports Four COVID-19 Deaths, 1,160 Infections Kuwait’s Ministry of Health on Thursday reported 4 COVID-19 deaths, and 1,155 infections in the past 24 hours. The Ministry’s spokesman Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad told KUNA that the total fa... May 27, 2021 448 Category: Coronavirus
Kuwait Nurseries To Reopen In June, Conditions Apply he Ministry of Social Affairs met with the Ministry of Health this week to discuss a plan to reopen preschools starting next month, local media reported. The meeting comes after the COVID-19 Emerge... May 27, 2021 397 Category: Kuwait
Bahrain Daily Deaths Hit A New High Amid Govt’s Plea For Mass Vaccination Bahrain’s health ministry on Monday reported 28 deaths from Covid-19, the highest daily toll in the small island nation which has seen a surge in coronavirus cases to record levels. Bahrain w... May 27, 2021 393 Category: International
MOCI To Tighten Control Over Building Material Prices To Protect Consumers The Minister of Commerce and Industry, Dr. Abdullah Al-Salman emphasized the tight control of concerned teams on the local markets to control the prices of building materials, Al Jarida reported. A... May 27, 2021 206 Category: Kuwait
Ending Coronavirus Lockdowns Increases Global Oil Prices The recent rise in oil prices around the world is due to an increase in fuel demand after the coronavirus lockdowns ended as many people took the COVID-19 vaccination, said two Kuwaiti oil analysts. ... May 27, 2021 412 Category: Kuwait