News On 2018
Kuwait’s Bilateral Trade With Jordan Came To KD 80 Million Kuwait’s bilateral trade with Jordan came to KD 80 million ($264 million) last year, its chamber of commerce said on Monday, amid a visit by a sizable Jordanian trade delegation. In 2018, tot... December 03, 2019 228 Category: Business
Britain’s Trade Exchange With Kuwait Hit $ 4 Billion In 2018 The volume of trade exchange between Kuwait and Britain reached USD four billion last year, British Ambassador to Kuwait Michael Davenport said on Monday. Speaking at a news conference on the openi... November 27, 2019 182 Category: Business
Kuwait Non-oil Exports Up 164 Pct In September Compared To Same Period In 2018 Kuwait’s non-oil exports went up 164 percent last September, compared to the same period in 2018, said the Ministry of Commerce and Industry on Saturday. The total number for certificates of ... October 13, 2019 210 Category: Business
Government Agencies Racing Against Time To Prevent Repeat Of Rain Flood In 2018 Government agencies and parliamentary monitoring committees are racing against time to implement a network of water reservoirs in residential areas and cities to avoid repetition of the floods that hi... October 03, 2019 287 Category: Kuwait
KUCS Employed 752 Bedouns By End Of 2018 Kuwait’s Union of Cooperative Societies (KUCS) announced Monday that the number of illegal residents (Bedouns) employed in the union is 752 employees by the end of 2018. KUCS head of the comm... September 17, 2019 273 Category: Kuwait
37.9 Million Tourists Visited UK In 2018 British Ambassador to Kuwait Michael Davenport has revealed that Britain in 2018 received about 37.9 million tourists during which they spent about £22.9 billion for a total of 266.1 million nig... August 20, 2019 293 Category: Kuwait
Around 98,000 Egyptians Received Work Permits For Kuwait In 2018 Officials statistics show the number of Egyptians entering the country in 2018, has increased considerably – roughly 8,000 per month which works out to about 270 every day, reports Al-Rai daily.... August 14, 2019 285 Category: Kuwait
Kuwait Was Receiving About 270 Egyptians Per Day In 2018 An official issued by the Egyptian Statistical Authority revealed that there was an huge increase in the number of Egyptians who entered Kuwait during 2018, by more than 8,000 per month, which means t... August 13, 2019 293 Category: Kuwait
Violations Related To Exploiting The Car Parking Allocated For The Disabled Decreased In 2018 The spokesman for the team of Friends of the Disabled Saleh Al-Zafairi has said the violations related to exploiting the car parking allocated for the disabled decreased in 2018 to 4,765 compared to 1... April 23, 2019 201 Category: Kuwait
The Quantities Of Drugs And Liquor Seized In 2018 Raises Authorities Concern The quantities of drugs and liquor seized in Kuwait during 2018 have seen an unprecedented rise which is a cause for concern for the concerned authorities, reports Al-Qabas daily. An informed sourc... April 23, 2019 320 Category: Crime News
1,840 Kuwaitis, 438 Expats Were Being Treated At The Concerned Facility For Drug Addiction In 2018 A total of 1,840 Kuwaitis were being treated at the concerned facility for drug addiction in 2018, and other 438 non- Kuwaitis, reports Al-Rai daily quoting reliable health sources. The same source... March 24, 2019 206 Category: Crime News
KAC Achieves Dollar 1.087 Bn In Revenues For 2018 Overall revenues of Kuwait Airways Corporation (KAC) in 2018 were estimated at KD 330 million ($1.087 billion), said Chairman Youssef Al-Jassem on Wednesday. The figure is up in comparison to the KD 2... March 21, 2019 252 Category: Business
115 Kuwaitis, Expats Killed In 2018 As Steep Rise Seen In Use Of Drugs According to statistics issued by the concerned authority there has been a 90 percent increase in the number of deaths — Kuwaitis and residents — as a result of overdose of drugs during 20... March 07, 2019 297 Category: Crime News
Al-Hashem Counts 621,000 Visitors In 2018 Here For Medical Services The National Assembly, in its ordinary session Tuesday, approved the bill on mandatory health insurance for foreigners visiting the country; hoping this will spur development in the health sector with... March 06, 2019 300 Category: Kuwait
Shipments Of Smartphone To The Gulf Region Fell By 9.4 Percent In 2018 The shipments of smartphone to the Gulf region fell by 9.4 percent in 2018 to 23.6 million, the lowest since 2013, according to a research carried out by the International Development Corporation (IDC... February 25, 2019 250 Category: Kuwait
Total Workforce In Kuwait Has Increased By 66,000 Employees Of Both Genders By End Of 2018 - Statistics The total workforce in Kuwait has increased by 66,000 employees of both genders by the end of 2018 including 8,562 citizens and 11,394 new domestic workers as well as 47,000 expatriate workers in the ... February 20, 2019 301 Category: Kuwait
KIB Records KD 21 Mln Net Profit, Up 18percent For 2018 Chairman of KIB, Sheikh Mohammed Jarrah Al-Sabah, announced that the Bank recorded a net profit of KD 21 million for the year ended 31 December 2018, registering a growth of 18% compared to 2017. EPS ... February 03, 2019 324 Category: Business
Crime Rate Dropped By 22 Percent In 2018 The overall crime rate of dropped by 22 per cent last year to 24,000 cases, down from 31,000 in 2017, according to Al Qabas. The Criminal Investigation Directorate (CID) arrested 220 criminals to s... January 31, 2019 303 Category: Kuwait
From Raazi To Badhaai Ho - Top 10 Bollywood Movies That Impressed Us In 2018 New Year is around the corner and it is almost time for us to bid goodbye to 2018. The year 2018, was beyond a doubt, an extremely eventful year, both films wise and otherwise. As far movies are conce... January 14, 2019 527 Category: Bollywood
401 People Dead In 2018 Traffic Accidents The statistics issued by the General Traffic Department said a total of 401 people – citizens and residents – died in traffic accidents during 2018, reports Al-Qabas daily. According to... January 04, 2019 588 Category: Crime News