19Jul 2018

Top Stories in Kuwait

SNC-Lavalin Wins Five-year Contract from Saudi-Kuwait Firm
Canada-based SNC-Lavalin will provide general engineering services under latest framework deal.
BusinessPosted on July 18 2018
Kuwait and Saudi Arabia forms coordination council
Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir visited Kuwait to sign the agreement on the council .
PoliticsPosted on July 18 2018
Gulf nations questioned for taxing carbonated drinks
Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain were asked by the WTO authorities to explain the reason behind a 100 percent duty on energy drinks
OtherPosted on July 18 2018
Ministry of Commerce enquired to officials on manipulation of weighing scale
The enquiry came after the spread of a video where a customer was being cheated using a manipulated weighing machine.
Law and orderPosted on July 18 2018
Lady doctor arrested for conducting  plastic surgeries without license
The arrest came after when many of them complained against the doctor for conducting surgeries without a license.
CrimePosted on July 18 2018
 Sandstorms hindering the road to sustainable development in Kuwait
Al-Sharrah have stressed the need of regional and international cooperation regarding weather forecasts through early warning systems
OtherPosted on July 18 2018
Indian passenger caught with drugs at Kuwait International Airport
The customs officer found drugs in the five bags of sweets he carried in his luggage .
CrimePosted on July 18 2018
Permit to allow special passports to former lawmakers and retired officials
The addition has bought a new clause to the Article 8 of Passports Law No 11/1962.
PoliticsPosted on July 18 2018
Ministry of Social Affairs denies any remarks from UN on social aid
The sources confirmed that they will continue paying the monthly aid to those who are eligible for receiving the aid.
PoliticsPosted on July 18 2018
Fish prices rise as fishermen leave for vacation
A fish trader at Souq Mubaraikiya said that the prices and local Subaidi is more expensive than selling from Iran and other countries.
CitiesPosted on July 18 2018
Authorities to review problem of bachelors residing in Farwaniya
Sheikh Faisal Al-Humoud Al-Sabah, Farwaniya's governor said that the issues cannot be solved unless both governmental and public join hands to frame legislations .
CitiesPosted on July 18 2018
Saudi executes seven inmates accused of murder and smuggling
The Kingdom of Saudi executes persons who have been convicted of terrorism, rape , homicide, armed robbery and drug trafficking .
OtherPosted on July 18 2018
Mississippi National Guard gets deployed in Camp Buehring, Kuwait
The unit is tasked with the duty to block the threats in the Middle East as a part of the Operation Spartan Shield.
CitiesPosted on July 18 2018
Saudi Prime Minister visits Kuwait
Saudi Prime Minister Adel Al-Jubeir has arrived in Kuwait and he was received by Acting Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah.
PoliticsPosted on July 18 2018
Weatherford to Sell Drilling Rigs Business in Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Algeria
A subsidiary of Weatherford International plc has signed a definitive agreement with ADES International Holding Ltd for the sale of Weatherford's land drilling rig operations in Algeria, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia, as well as two idle land rigs in Iraq, for an aggregate cash purchase price of $287.5 million.
BusinessPosted on July 17 2018
Court of Cassation acquits former MPs of spreading false rumors on internal situation of Kuwait
The court of cassation has supported the verdict of the First Instance Court where the judgment acquitted former MPs Musallam Al-Barrak, Mubarak Al-Wa'laan and Salim Al-Namlan, and political activist Abbas Al-Shaa'bi of offending the King of Jordan.
CitiesPosted on July 17 2018
Kuwaiti gets beating from housemaid
The maid who is an African beat her and caused injuries to different parts of her body.
CitiesPosted on July 17 2018
Kuwait's Defense Ministry and National Guard held coordination meeting
Sources said that the meeting saw the ongoing cooperation between the security and military establishments for the service of homeland security and citizens.
PoliticsPosted on July 17 2018