Monday , February 19 2018

Kuwait

‘Build more slaughterhouses to cut long waiting time’

KUWAIT CITY, March 19: Kuwait Livestock Transport and Trading Company (KLTTC) has asked Kuwait Municipality to build a new temporary slaughterhouse inside its farm in Sulaibiya area, reports Al-Qabas daily. The Chief Executive Officer of KLTTC Osama Khalid Boodai explained that the company was established in 1973 and the Kuwaiti …

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Cabinet entrusts Minister Ali to activate laws and decisions

KUWAIT CITY, March 19: The Cabinet has entrusted Minister of Commerce and Industry Yousef Al-Ali to activate laws and decisions concerning foodstuff trading, reports Al- Shahed daily. The Cabinet has issued a decision to review the conditions and regulations for the fishing sector in order to confront the increase in …

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‘Residence of 1,100 Lebanese, Syrians will not be renewed’

KUWAIT CITY, March 18: The residence permit of 1,100 Lebanese and the Syrians will not be renewed since their names have been added to people who are blacklisted from entering the country after it was proved they had direct links with the Lebanese Hezbollah, reports Al-Qabas daily. Some of these …

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Kuwait ‘twice’ rejects deal to lift Olympic ban

BERLIN, March 18, (RTRS): The government of Kuwait twice refused to sign a deal hammered out in negotiations with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that would have lifted the Olympic ban on the country, the IOC said on Friday. Kuwait was suspended in October 2015, for the second time in …

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Loose gravels report referred to Assembly

KUWAIT CITY, March 18: Minister of Public Works and State Minister for Parliament Affairs Dr Ali Al-Omair declared that two reports concerning the phenomenon of loose gravels on the roads have been referred to the National Assembly and the Public Prosecution, affirming that unbiased investigations will be carried out with …

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‘Euro fighters’ deal near

KUWAIT CITY, March 18: The Chief Executive Officer of the Italian aerospace company Finmeccanica Mauro Moretti indicated that his company is close to completing the ‘Euro fighters’ deal with Kuwait, reports Al-Rai daily. He said this during a special conference held by Finmeccanica to declare its achievements of 2015. Moretti …

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Kuwait has KD 3.4 bln worth projects in ’15/16

KUWAIT CITY, March 18, (KUNA): The Ministry of Public Works said Thursday there were 30 projects which were in the 2015-16 development plan with a value of KD 3.437 billion. A Kuwait Dinar (KD) equals $3.3. Assistant Undersecretary for Planning and Development Abdulmohsen Al-Enezi said projected cost of total development …

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Kuwait to blacklist Hezbollah supporters – Minister warns of consequences

KUWAIT CITY, March 17, (Agencies): The Kuwaiti authorities have decided to blacklist media men, business persons and financiers after it became evident they had links to the Hezbollah militia of Lebanon which has been declared a terrorist group by the Gulf Cooperation Council countries, reports Al-Rai daily. The daily added, …

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Bid to repatriate foreign inmates

KUWAIT CITY, March 17: The parliamentary Human Rights Committee discussed the inmates’ right to privacy, prison overcrowding and repatriation of non-Kuwaiti prisoners to their countries with representatives of the Interior Ministry on Thursday. Committee Chairman MP Jamal Al-Omar said they looked into the proposal to amend bylaws of the ministry …

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e-platform to provide expats legal security launching soon – Project to use social media apps

KUWAIT CITY, March 17: Chairman of the Board of Kuwait Society for Human Rights Lawyer Khalid Al-Ajmi affirmed that the society will soon launch a project titled ‘Together… to inform expatriates their rights’, reports Al-Anba daily. He explained that this project will have the first electronic platform in the Gulf …

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