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Kuwait

New e-passport system to be launched in Sept – MoI

KUWAIT CITY, May 2, (KUNA): A new electronic passport system is expected to be launched in mid-September, Ministry of Interior (MoI) Undersecretary for Citizenship and …

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Tax proposed on expat money transfers – Rate up to 5% for transfers above KD 500

KUWAIT CITY, May 1: MP Faisal Mohamed Al-Kandari has proposed imposing tax on money transfers of expatriates. In a press statement, Al-Kandari pointed out the …

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MoI, global firms eye deal to maintain airport security

KUWAIT CITY, May 1: As part of the government’s efforts to raise the level of security at Kuwait International Airport amid unstable security conditions in …

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Graduates not qualified for available jobs – Health institutions in need of 1,770 medical staff

KUWAIT CITY, May 1: None of the current graduates are qualified for the available job slots in the central employment system of the Civil Service …

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MoH to host top doctors this mth

KUWAIT CITY, May 1, (KUNA): The Ministry of Health said Saturday it invited 29 senior physicians and consultants in various specialties to visit Kuwaiti hospitals, …

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Coptic Christians in Kuwait mark Easter

KUWAIT CITY, May 1: The Egyptian Coptic Orthodox Church in Kuwait, joined its counterparts all over the world, in celebrating Easter. A huge number of …

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Some immigration staff at airport show low level of hospitality: MP – ‘Prevent employees from using cellphones during work’

KUWAIT CITY, April 30: Head of parliament’s Priorities Committee MP Yousef Al-Zalzalah criticized the uncivilized environment in Kuwait International Airport especially the low level of …

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Kuwait govt takes on FIFA with legal action over suspension

KUWAIT CITY, April 30: The government of Kuwait has started taking legal action against FIFA and other international federations that banned the country from participating …

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Kuwaitis, expats deceived in vehicles repair garages – ‘Mechanics often take advantage of customers’

KUWAIT CITY, April 30: A number of Kuwaiti citizens and expatriates expressed their dissatisfaction about being deceived in car repair garages particularly those on Canada …

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Al-Mutlaq calls on authorities to make Int’l Labor Day a public holiday

KUWAIT CITY, April 30: The head of the National Union of Kuwaiti Employees and the Head of the Syndicate of the Employees at the Ministry …

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