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Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain And Qatar Tightening Travel Curbs Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain and Qatar have tightened travel curbs to contain the spread of COVID-19 variants. Kuwait has become the latest GCC country to tighten travel restrictions, bannin... July 31, 2021 782 Category: International
District 2020 In Alliance With GCC Council To Support Regional Startups District 2020 has collaborated with the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) to support start-ups across the region through its Scale2Dubai entrepreneur programme. “Together, we will stimulate the ... July 05, 2021 137 Category: Business
‘Mutated Indian, UK Strains Cause Of Infections Increase’ The consultant of internal and epidemiological diseases at the Al-Adan Hospital, member of the American Society of Infectious Diseases, Dr. Ghanem Al- Hujailan, has called on the Ministry of Health to... June 13, 2021 638 Category: Coronavirus
Mechanism In Works To Allow GCC Citizens To Enter Kuwait The Kuwait International Airport (KIA) and the Ministry of Health are preparing a mechanism to allow Gulf citizens into the country, reports Al-Qabas daily. A well-informed source told the daily the h... June 08, 2021 656 Category: Kuwait
Kuwaitis Are The Heaviest Smokers In GCC Dr. Al-Yahya from the Ministry of Health revealed that Kuwait ranks first in the Gulf in terms of male smoking rates. 39.9% of men in Kuwait smoke, while 3 % of women in Kuwait smoke, Al Jarida daily ... May 30, 2021 309 Category: Kuwait
Latest Covid-19 Restrictions In The GCC Countries across the GCC have introduced new restrictions on travel, dining, and gatherings to avoid a spike in the number of Covid-19 cases. Kuwait- Kuwait issued a travel ban on February 7, wh... March 14, 2021 1424 Category: Coronavirus
India Allots 68% Of Repatriation Flights To GCC In New Schedule The biggest slice of the ongoing phase of repatriation flights for Indians affected by coronavirus disruptions worldwide has been set apart for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, Anurag Sri... March 07, 2021 1543 Category: India
GCC 'Covid Passport' Would Store Vaccine, Travel Eligibility Info Covid-19 passports’ in the Gulf region could be closer to reality than previously thought. The digital passport — a certification, verification and validation system — could be an ad... February 28, 2021 1495 Category: Information
New Fees For Renewal Of Work Permits For GCC Citizens And Bedouns New fees have been imposed on the services offered by the Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) for all service groups that fall under it, reports Al-Qabas daily. The Minister of Commerce and Industr... January 10, 2021 449 Category: Information
GCC Summit Underlines Solidarity, Security, Stability Of Region The highlight of a one-day annual summit of leaders of the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states held last week was undoubtedly the healing of the three-and-half year rift between Qatar and... January 09, 2021 327 Category: Information
Moody’s Negative On GCC Outlook The negative 2021 outlook for sovereign creditworthiness in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) reflects the coronavirus-related fall in oil revenue which is driving this year’s deterioration in ... January 07, 2021 308 Category: Information
Kuwait Committed To GCC Unified Customs Law, Rules As was published by the Al-Seyassah daily, the General Administration of Customs (GAC) has clarified that there is no new law or procedure applied upon arriving or departing travelers. The administ... January 06, 2021 316 Category: Information
HH Amir Congratulates GCC Leaders For Concluding Al-Ula Declaration His Highness the Amir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah congratulated the GCC leaders for concluding Al-Ula Declaration, which “reminds us” of “huge endeavors” the late H... January 05, 2021 240 Category: Information
Bedoun Teachers Should Get Equal Salary Like GCC, Arab Counterparts MP Marzouq Al-Khalifa submitted a bill on making Bedoun teachers in the Ministry of Education equal with their GCC and Arab counterparts in terms of salaries and promotion. He also forwarded queries t... December 26, 2020 242 Category: Education
Kuwait 4th Among GCC Countries Over Recovery From Coronavirus Pandemic With 3.1 points, Kuwait came fourth among the Gulf Cooperation Council countries and fifth regionally on the Middle East Economic Digest (MEED) magazine’s index for economic recovery from the CO... December 26, 2020 770 Category: Kuwait
Qatari Amir Commends Kuwait’s Good Offices To Maintain GCC Unity Qatari Amir Sheikh Tamim Al-Thani commended and appreciated State of Kuwait’s relentless endeavors to maintain and strengthen unity of “brothers” in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC... December 07, 2020 249 Category: Information
GCC Welcomes Kuwait FM Remarks About Likely Gulf Arab Reconciliation Gulf Cooperation Council Secretary-General Dr. Nayef Al-Hajraf has welcomed an address made by Kuwait’s Foreign Minister Sheikh Dr. Ahmed Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah about the keenness on solida... December 05, 2020 247 Category: Kuwait
DHL Violates GCC Laws In Seizure Of Documents From Arab Businessman A number of Gulf and Arab businesspersons and company directors were shocked to know that a company specialized in courier, parcel, and express mail services spied on the documents that were sent thro... November 07, 2020 455 Category: Information
GCC Banned 205,000 Expats For Failing Medical Fitness Tests Last Year Around 205,000 expats last year were denied visas to enter the six Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member countries after medical fitness checks revealed they were not in a medically sound condition, a... October 07, 2020 856 Category: Kuwait
How GCC Has Battled The Coronavirus The insidious COVID-19 pandemic that has raged since the beginning of the year has claimed more than 372,000 lives worldwide, and infected 6.2 million people. Every geographical area has been impacted... June 02, 2020 707 Category: Coronavirus