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new-device-on-airport-for-quick-covid-tests_kuwait
New Device On Airport For Quick Covid Tests With increasing indications of the gradual return to normal life and the reopening of airports, the Ministry of Health is studying a number of options and solutions necessary to deal with these develo... May 12, 2021 707 Category: Kuwait
mass-exodus-leads-to-sharp-decline-in-domestic-workers_kuwait
Mass Exodus Leads To Sharp Decline In Domestic Workers The recent statistics from the Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) revealed a sharp decline in the number of domestic workers in the country – which is akin to ‘mass exodus’ – ... May 12, 2021 1647 Category: Kuwait
decision-to-ban-entry-of-expat-remains_kuwait
Decision To Ban Entry Of Expat Remains The decision to ban the entry of expatriates to the country remains in effect, as the Council of Ministers did not mention lifting the ban in its recent decisions, reports Al-Rai daily quoting reliabl... May 12, 2021 2029 Category: Kuwait
17000-passengers-are-traveling-during-eid-holidays_kuwait
17,000 Passengers Are Traveling During Eid Holidays Kuwait International Airport is once again very active with eager passengers booking flights to travel to spend the Eid Al-Fitr holidays abroad. The departure gates were crowded with passengers lookin... May 12, 2021 363 Category: Kuwait
effect-of-coronavirus-on-middle-east-countries-as-on-may-11-2021_kuwait
Effect Of Coronavirus On Middle East Countries As On May 11, 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 12, 2021 481 Category: Coronavirus
1159-decrease-in-the-number-of-domestic-workers-in-the-country_kuwait
11.59% Decrease In The Number Of Domestic Workers In The Country Kuwait witnessed a sharp decline in the number of domestic workers in the country. According to the figures issued by the Public Authority for Manpower, a decrease of 84,463, which is 11.59 percent... May 12, 2021 243 Category: Kuwait
17000-to-travel-during-eid-holidays_kuwait
17,000 To Travel During Eid Holidays With the beginning of Eid Al Fitr holidays Kuwait International Airport came back to life. Departure gates were crowded by travellers who wanted to spend their time on vacation in tourist destination ... May 11, 2021 390 Category: Kuwait
mass-migration-leads-to-loss-of-83000-expats-in-last-two-months_kuwait
Mass Migration Leads To Loss Of 83,000 Expats In Last Two Months Mass migration of workers from Kuwait has led to 83,000 workers and domestic workers leaving Kuwait permanently or non renewal or due to expiration of visa in the last two months. According to the Pub... May 11, 2021 2862 Category: Expats
civil-aviation-increasing-the-capacity-of-flights-to-reach-5000-arrivals_kuwait
Civil Aviation: Increasing The Capacity Of Flights To Reach 5,000 Arrivals The Director of the Air Transport Department at the General Administration of Civil Aviation, Abdullah Al-Rajhi, announced the issuance of a decision to increase the operating capacity of flights to t... May 11, 2021 1006 Category: Travel
kuwait-lists-1153-new-covid19-cases-8-deaths_kuwait
Kuwait Lists 1,153 New COVID-19 Cases, 8 Deaths Kuwait’s Ministry of Health has announced recording 1,153 new coronavirus infections and 8 related deaths in the past 24 hours. The new figures take the total cases in the country up to 287,1... May 11, 2021 419 Category: Coronavirus
reports-of-suicide-increased-during-the-coronavirus-pandemic_kuwait
Reports Of Suicide Increased During The Coronavirus Pandemic The Kuwait Fire Force (KFF) announced on Monday a decrease by 11 percent of reports that fire and rescue teams dealt with and a 13 percent decrease of all kinds of rescue operations and other accident... May 11, 2021 313 Category: Coronavirus
domestic-workers-entry-visas-extended-for-6-months_kuwait
Domestic Workers Entry Visas Extended For 6 Months Chairman of Kuwait Union of Domestic Labor Offices (KUDLO) Khaled Al-Dakhnan, revealed that the Ministry of Interior approved the Union’s request to extend entry visas for domestic workers from ... May 11, 2021 723 Category: Kuwait
thursday-13-may-will-be-the-first-day-of-eid-alfitr_kuwait
Thursday, 13 May Will Be The First Day Of Eid Al-Fitr Thursday, May 13, is the first day of Eid al-Fitr. The Kuwaiti Sharia Vision Board announced that the crescent of the month of Shawwal was not sighted this night, and therefore tomorrow, Wednesday, is... May 11, 2021 1517 Category: Kuwait
kuwaiti-diplomats-wait-for-vaccination_kuwait
Kuwaiti Diplomats Wait For Vaccination Most of the Kuwaiti diplomats working in the Kuwaiti embassies and missions abroad have not yet received the COVID-19 vaccine despite the risk of their exposure to infection due to the nature of their... May 11, 2021 375 Category: Coronavirus
un-praises-efforts-of-kpc-for-greening-open-public-spaces-social-humanitarian-and-covid19-assistance_kuwait
UN Praises Efforts Of KPC For Greening Open Public Spaces, Social, Humanitarian And COVID19 Assistance UN-Habitat Head of Kuwait Office Dr Ameera Alhassan stated that on Monday 3rd May 2021; an event was held at the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) Headquarter, attended by H E Oil Minister Mohamad Al... May 11, 2021 97 Category: Kuwait
protests-in-kuwait-over-israeli-violation-in-jerusalem_kuwait
Protests In Kuwait Over Israeli Violation In Jerusalem Kuwaitis and expats joined in a protest at Al-Irada Square against violations in Jerusalem and in support of the Palestinian cause. SOURCE  ARABTIMES ... May 11, 2021 783 Category: Kuwait
amir-hits-inhumane-occupation-boots_kuwait
Amir Hits Inhumane Occupation Boots His Highness the Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah condemned Tuesday the Israeli occupation army’s “tragic escalation” against worshippers in Al-Aqsa Mosque, des... May 11, 2021 1471 Category: Crime News
over-1500-mosques-for-eid-prayers_kuwait
Over 1,500 Mosques For Eid Prayers 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 video-conference f... May 11, 2021 434 Category: Kuwait
office-to-bear-repatriation-cost--employers-must-be-refunded_kuwait
Office To Bear Repatriation Cost – Employers Must Be Refunded The Ministry of Commerce has affirmed that the domestic labor recruitment office is obligated to refund the amount it received from employers and the cost of returning a domestic worker to his country... May 11, 2021 2764 Category: Expats
allow-people-not-vaccinated-to-travel_kuwait
‘Allow People Not Vaccinated To Travel’ Under the heading ‘No to compulsory vaccination’, about 3,000 citizens and residents have signed a petition calling for the cancellation of the decision issued by the Minister of Health Sh... May 11, 2021 932 Category: Coronavirus