The Pensioners' Bill Is Approved By The Parliament
Both in its first and second readings, Parliament easily approved a law offering each senior cash support worth KD3, 000 at a special session held on Tuesday. A total of 38 legislators in attendance v...
June 18, 2022228Category: Kuwait
Pakistan Parliament Rejects Khan's No-confidence Motion
According to PM Khan, he recommended the president dissolve Parliament and hold new elections
Imran Khan has avoided being deposed as Pakistan's prime minister after the deputy speaker of Parli...
April 03, 2022199Category: International
Kuwait PM Grilling Motion Is Postponed By Parliament
The National Assembly adopted a postponement motion requested by Prime Minister His Highness Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah on Tuesday to postpone an interpellation filed against him.
March 15, 2022142Category: Kuwait
The Government And Parliament Are At Odds Over Two Issues
There is bound to be a new parliament-government standoff during Abdullah Al-Salem Hall's upcoming session, whose agenda is dominated by questions for Dr. Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad AlSabah, Ministe...
February 08, 2022268Category: Kuwait
Parliament Resumes Sitting On Remaining Issues
National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim opened a supplementary session on Wednesday in order to complete the discussion of remaining notable subjects.
MPs are supposed to commence their debate ...
February 02, 2022160Category: Kuwait
A New Year, A New Beginning For Parliament
In ancient Roman mythology the deity associated with the month of January, and in whose honor the month is named, is Janus. As the deity of beginnings, transitions and endings, Janus is often depicted...
January 03, 2022208Category: Kuwait
Parliament’s 16th Legislative Term Ends
National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim adjourned Thursday the Parliament’s 16th legislative term, to be reconvened in October.
In a statement, Al-Dustour news network stated that the Sec...
July 01, 2021288Category: Kuwait
Parliament Approves Gov’t Department’s Budgets
Kuwait National Assembly approved, in a special session Tuesday, budgets of ministries and government departments for the fiscal year 2021-22, and referred the bill to the government. The budgets were...
June 22, 2021480Category: Kuwait
Kuwaiti Parliament Adjourns Session Due To Gov’t Absence
National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim adjourned the parliament’s session on Tuesday, due to the absence of the government. In remarks before canceling the session, Al-Ghanim said that the ...
June 08, 2021343Category: Kuwait
Parliament Adjourns Session Due To Gov’t Absence
National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim adjourned the parliament’s special session on Thursday, due to the absence of the government. In a speech prior to canceling the session, Al-Ghanim no...
June 03, 2021391Category: Kuwait
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, 2021328Category: Kuwait