Kuwait

New direct shipping line between Doha Qatar, Kuwait

KUWAIT CITY Aug 17: Qatar Shipping Company announced the beginning of direct shipping between Doha and Kuwait, saying the new service will be a weekly affair between Hamad Port in Qatar and Shuwaikh Port in Kuwait, reports Al-Qabas daily. The company, through Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Abdul-Rahman Essa Al-Mana’e, …

Read More »

‘Remove barrier in parking lot’

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 17: MP Ahmad Al- Fadhel has urged Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs to order the removal of the barrier put in place by one of the imams in West Mishref in the parking lot of a mosque in the area, as this barrier is preventing worshippers …

Read More »

MP queries oil spill – Speaker hails micro-licencing

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 17: MP Khalid Al-Otaibi has submitted questions to Minister of Oil, Electricity and Water Issam Al- Marzouq about the oil spills and sources of leakage. He said that on Aug 11, 2017; the Environment Public Authority (EPA) received a report from the Coast Guard General Department stating …

Read More »

Amir receives Qatar letter

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 16, (Agencies): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received Sunday at Bayan Palace His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al- Jaber Al-Sabah and Qatari Foreign Minister Abdulrahman al-Thani. During the reception, the Qatari Foreign Minister handed in His Highness the Amir a …

Read More »

MP queries expat ‘hires’

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 16: MP Khalil Al-Saleh has forwarded questions to Finance Minister Anas Al-Saleh about the impact of Value Added Tax (VAT) on citizens. He said the minister was quoted as saying on July 5, 2017 that the Ministry of Finance is studying the impact of VAT prior to …

Read More »

Statistics reveal male expats outnumber female counterparts

‘CSC violates its own instructions’ KUWAIT CITY, Aug 16: Official statistics released recently showed that male expatriates outnumbered their female counterparts, indicating 68 percent of residency permits granted in 2016 were for male expatriates. The number of residency permits granted in 2016 totaled 2,697,195 — an increase by 465,840 in …

Read More »

‘Drinking water produced by Zour Distillation Plant safe’

MEW in coordination with KISR, EPA take samples for testing: Bo Shehri KUWAIT CITY, Aug 16: Ministry of Electricity and Water Undersecretary Eng Muhammad Bo Shehri has reassured citizens and expatriates that the country’s water production is at its best; with strategic water reserve of 3,900 million gallons. In an …

Read More »
Translate »