Constitutional Court Rejects All Poll Challenges
Kuwait’s Constitutional Court, chaired by Justice Mohammad bin Naji, rejected in a ruling on Wednesday all challenges against the recently-held parliamentary election, which took place on 5th De...
April 07, 2021440Category: Kuwait
Poll Sees Two-thirds Lose MP Seats
His Highness the Amir Sheikh Nawaf Al- Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on Sunday accepted Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah’s Cabinet resignation.
“The resignation of His Highness the Prime...
December 06, 2020464Category: Information
Ten Back In, 3 Out Of Kuwait Poll Fray
The Court of Cassation on Thursday canceled the decision of the Elections Affairs Committee to disqualify 10 candidates, while it upheld the disqualification of three other candidates.
December 04, 2020395Category: Information
180 Volunteers From Nazaha To Cover Parliamentary Polls
The Public Authority for Combating Corruption (Nazaha), in cooperation with the Kuwaiti Transparency Society, organized a training course for the society’s volunteers participating in covering a...
November 28, 2020228Category: Information
Poll-runners Could Face Heavy Fines For Ads
The Mubarak Al-Kabeer Municipality organized a wide campaign in the governorate to warn violators of Municipal law concerning election hoarding in private residential areas after discovering some cand...
November 25, 2020199Category: Information
Poll Cuts Upheld
The Fatwa and Legislation Department appealed the verdict of the First Instance Court to cancel the disqualification decision of the Elections Committee.
The court then upheld the decision of the c...
November 23, 2020266Category: Information
Watchers Focus On Poll Integrity
Kuwait Transparency Society (KTS) is currently coordinating with the Ministry of Information to launch a platform for receiving calls about electoral bribery in the form of cash or grants, says KTS Ch...
November 22, 2020282Category: Information
Poll Hopeful Vows Defense Of Sharia
Fifth Constituency candidate and former MP Majed Musaed Al-Mutairi signed a pledge to defend and support the Islamic Sharia and deep-rooted Kuwaiti traditions.
The pledge includes preventing manipu...
November 14, 2020319Category: Information
33 Cut From Poll
A total of 33 candidates have been disqualified from the 2020 National Assembly elections, 32 of whom failed to meet the conditions and one did not complete the necessary procedures. Chairperson of th...
November 11, 2020843Category: Information
Eight Women Among 93 To Sign For Poll Run
A total of 93 citizens, including eight women, filed their candidacies for the 2020 National Assembly elections on Monday – the first day of registration for those who intend to contest the elec...
October 26, 2020309Category: Information
Ministry Of Interior Accepts Poll Applications
The Elections Department at the Ministry of Interior on Monday will start receiving applications to contest the 2020 parliamentary elections and this will continue until Nov 4 in accordance with Decre...
October 24, 2020425Category: Information
His Highness Amir Hails Iraq Poll
His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al- Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sent cables to Iraqi President Fuad Masum and Prime Minister Haidar Al-Abadi on Tuesday to congratulate them on parliamentary elections&r...
May 17, 2018436Category: Kuwait