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Kuwait

‘Human rights top Kuwait’s priorities’ – More powers sought

KUWAIT CITY, May 3, (KUNA): Kuwait remains steadfast in its commitment to human rights, the Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday, noting that the issue of …

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Min. urges extensive preps for travel season

KUWAIT CITY, May 3, (KUNA): Touring airport preparations for the onslaught of the summer travel season, Minister of Communications and Minister of State for Municipal …

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HH the Prime Minister arrives in Dhaka for first leg of Asian tour

DHAKA, May 3, (KUNA): His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al- Mubarak Al-Hamad Al- Sabah and his accompanying delegation arrived in Dhaka on an …

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Expert sees application of VAT law in ’18-’19 – FATCA requirements explained

KUWAIT CITY, May 2, (KUNA): The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states are most likely to apply the value-added tax law between 2018 and 2019, …

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Civil freedoms minefield for austerity drive … on Kuwaitis – Welfare government in showdown with civil society’

KUWAIT CITY, May 2, (RTRS): A three-day strike by oil workers in Kuwait last month over pay reforms shows the government faces considerable opposition as …

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Quitters must pay on contract, notice

KUWAIT CITY, May 2: Director of Labor Relations Department in the Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) Dr Madlol Al-Thuraifi confirmed the issuance of an administrative …

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Smart card to allow citizens, expats travel in GCC nations

KUWAIT CITY, May 2: Assistant Undersecretary for Citizenship and Passport Affairs in the Interior Ministry Major General Sheikh Mazen Al-Jarrah has unveiled a plan to …

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132,646 people in Kuwait cannot read and write

KUWAIT CITY, May 2: The latest statistics released by the Public Authority for Civil Information (PACI) revealed that 132,646 people in Kuwait cannot read and …

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HH the Prime Minister kick-starts Asian trip with visit to Bangladesh – Kuwait’s ambassador to Dhaka hails visit

KUWAIT CITY, May 2, (KUNA): His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah is to travel tomorrow, Tuesday, to Bangladesh, the first leg …

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‘Hire only 1 Bangladeshi from outside’

KUWAIT CITY, May 2:  Assistant Undersecretary for Citizenship and Passport Affairs of Ministry of Interior Sheikh Mazen Al-Jarrah has instructed the directors of Immigration Affairs …

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