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Tuesday , November 20 2018

Kuwait

Speaker, MPs voice anger … urge ban on Al-Manar TV

Lebanese Speaker rejects insults to Kuwait, Amir KUWAIT CITY, Sept 16: Parliament Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim and a number of MPs denounced Lebanese Al-Manar TV channel’s statement, which was deemed offensive to the State of Kuwait and His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah. They demanded for immediate closure …

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Philippines Department of Foreign Affairs set to appoint new ambassador to Kuwait soon

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 16: Crisis between Kuwait and the Philippines instigated by the discovery of the body of a domestic worker named Joanna inside a freezer nearly a year ago has ended completely, and the Philippines Department of Foreign Affairs intends to name a new ambassador to Kuwait soon, reports …

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Ministry withdraws the ‘Tablets’ from secondary level students

‘Finance’ warns employees of suspicious e-mail KUWAIT CITY, Sept 16: The administrations of secondary schools have recalled the tablets that were distributed to the students’ tablets in order to return them to the concerned company, reports Al-Anba daily quoting informed sources. They explained that the administrations have appealed to students …

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Al-Manar TV’s offensive remarks on Amir-Trump talks denounced

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 15, (KUNA): Kuwait’s Ministry of Information fiercely condemned allegations made by a presenter on Lebanese TV channel Al-Manar about the recent talks between His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah and US President Donald Trump in Washington. What was said represents “defamation, slander, the falsification …

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MP hits Husainiya donation ‘seizures’

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 15: MP Saleh Ashour criticized the Ministry of Social Affairs and Labor for allowing its employees to enter Husainiyas and confiscate donation boxes. In response to the lawmaker, Minister of Social Affairs and Labor and State Minister for Economic Affairs Hind Al-Sabeeh pointed out the ministry has …

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MGRP prepares new proposal to increase employment of Kuwaitis in private sector

Problem of population imbalance to be solved KUWAIT CITY, Sept 15: The Manpower and Government Restructuring Program (MGRP) has prepared a new proposal on the employment of nationals in the private sector entitled, “Central Employment under Government and Development Project Contracts,” reports Al-Rai daily. The program said it decided to …

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It is not our job: Coast Guard

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 15: A Kuwaiti has expressed his displeasure against officers of the concerned department in the Ministry of Interior for allegedly ignoring his distress call and failing to assist him when his yacht developed a fault and instead directed him to the company, reports Al-Rai daily. The man …

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‘Abu Halifa Park cannot be made housing area’

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 15: An official at Kuwait Municipality has stressed that Abu Halifa Park is considered an agricultural property of the Public Authority for Agricultural Affairs and Fish Resources (PAAAFR), so it cannot be transformed into a residential area as this move contravenes the Council of Ministers’ decision and …

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10 Koreans tested for corona virus

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 15: Ten Koreans who were close to a Korean engineer who is suffering from the corona virus have undergone medical tests at the Adan Hospital over the past couple of days, reports Al-Jarida daily. According to a reliable source, the Koreans visited the Casualty Department of the …

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MoI keeps security check on chalets, leisure resorts to prevent ‘violations’

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 15: The Ministry of the Interior continues to implement its security plan to monitor irregularities and violations in various areas, especially in places where people spend their leisure time and spend holidays, either inside the chalets or on the islands, reports Al- Rai daily. After intervening to …

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