News On KIA
Arrivals Unsure About Quarantine Condition There has been widespread confusion and misunderstanding among arrivals regarding the three-day home quarantine, Al-Rai reported.  The daily quoted arrival passengers that instructions were gi... May 25, 2021 1150 Category: Coronavirus
Terminal 2 To Get New Scanners The Kuwait International Airport (KIA) will be equipped with new scanners with latest technology that will allow passengers to carry in their hand baggage electronic devices and liquids, reports Al-An... April 05, 2021 920 Category: Kuwait
Passenger Traffic At KIA In 2020 Drops By 11 Million The COVID-19 global crisis has severely affected the travel industry, disrupting airline flight schedules and travel plans of passengers at airports around the world. Kuwait International Airport (... March 28, 2021 378 Category: Kuwait
Number Of Passengers Traveling Through KIA Decreased By 11.57 Million Director of the Air Transport Department at the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), Abdullah Al-Rajhi, revealed the details of the repercussions of the Coronavirus pandemic on passenger traf... March 25, 2021 523 Category: Kuwait
Civil Aviation Warns KIA Employees’ Misuse Of Exemption Status To Be Penalized The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) warned employees working at Kuwait International Airport (KIA) against the misuse of their exemption status granted during the curfew period, especiall... March 07, 2021 476 Category: Kuwait
Transit Passengers Forbidden From Disembarking From The Plane Or Entering KIA Transit and transfer passengers, who wish to transfer from one plane to another, on flights are not permitted to enter Kuwait International Airport (KIA) under the recent directive by the Directorate ... February 26, 2021 1053 Category: Travel
No Rush To Stock Up On Essentials Amid Closure Of KIA The emergence of a new strain of the coronavirus created panic in some countries which resulted in Kuwait in closing its airspace to passenger traffic. However, the cooperative societies and markets d... December 29, 2020 284 Category: Kuwait
Cabinet Decides KIA Suspension To Be Under Review According To Developments The cabinet held its weekly meeting on Monday at Seif Palace headed by His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah. After the meeting, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of S... December 21, 2020 474 Category: Information
Indian Ambassador Meets With KIA Managing Director India ambassador to Kuwait Sibi George was part of a meeting with Mr. Farouk A. Bastaki, Managing Director and Board Member, Kuwait Investment Authority (KIA), on 3 December; and, interalia, discussed... December 03, 2020 321 Category: India
KIA To Start 24 Hours Operations From November 17th Kuwait International Airport (KIA) will commence operations for the full day, 24 hours, starting from November 17th, announced the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), Al Rai daily reported, ... November 16, 2020 1593 Category: Travel
2,800 Departures And 1,470 Arrivals Within Two Days According to Alqabas Director of the General Administration of Civil Aviation M. Yousef Al-Fawzan revealed that the agencies operating at Kuwait International Airport have succeeded in implementing th... August 04, 2020 6443 Category: Travel
Kuwait Has Taken Strict Measures Against Deadly Coronavirus Specially Those Arriving From Asian Countries At KIA Kuwait has taken strict measures against deadly coronavirus specially those arriving from Asian countries at Kuwait International Airport. The General Administration of Civil Aviation continues strict... January 31, 2020 284 Category: Coronavirus
KIA Planned To Invest In The IPO Saudi Arabia’s wealthy Gulf neighbours plan to invest in the initial public offering (IPO) of Saudi Aramco, sources familiar with the matter said, helping out Riyadh as it strives to raise $25.6... November 28, 2019 227 Category: Business
3 Held With Drugs At KIA Three passengers who arrived at the Kuwait International Airport with drugs have been arrested and referred to the concerned authorities, reports Al-Rai daily. The daily quoting security sources sa... November 08, 2019 409 Category: Crime News
KIA Customs Officers Seized Half Kilo Marijuana The customs officers at the Kuwait International Airport thwarted the attempt of an unidentified Asian passenger to smuggle half a kilo of marijuana into the country, reports Al-Anba daily. The dai... October 11, 2019 260 Category: Crime News
50 Employees Worked Overtime To Deal With Pile Of Parcels Director of Postal Activity Department at the Ministry of Communications Sadeqah Khajah disclosed that the sector dealt with the pile up of parcels at the Sorting Center in Kuwait International Airpor... September 11, 2019 201 Category: Kuwait
4 Men In Uniform Working At KIA Abuse And Insulted Their Authority The Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh Police Station have summoned for interrogation four men in uniform, working at the Kuwait International Airport, for allegedly abusing their authority and insulting and illegally... September 09, 2019 456 Category: Crime News
American Woman Has Accused The Medical Examination Center At KIA Of Causing The Death Of Her Cat An American woman has accused the Medical Examination Center at Kuwait International Airport of causing the death of her cat, reports Al-Seyassah daily. According to a security source, the woman to... September 08, 2019 302 Category: Crime News
Number Of Passengers At KIA Increased By 3% In August The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) revealed that the number of passengers at Kuwait International Airport increased by three percent in August compared to the same period last year, repo... September 08, 2019 227 Category: Kuwait
Asian Passenger Arrested At KIA For Attempting To Smuggle Hashish An Asian expatriate was arrested at Kuwait International Airport for attempting to smuggle 500 grams of hashish into the country, says Al-Seyassah. According to sources, customs officers suspected the... September 04, 2019 249 Category: Crime News