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, 2021339Category: Crime News
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, 20211520Category: 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, 2021202Category: 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, 20212884Category: 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, 2021877Category: 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, 2021470Category: Kuwait
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, 2021380Category: 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, 2021470Category: Coronavirus
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, 20211579Category: 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, 2021448Category: 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, 2021397Category: 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, 2021412Category: Kuwait