Kuwait

Fraud targets Indian expats

KUWAIT CITY, June 8: The Government of India has issued an advisory to all Non Resident Indians working overseas to exercise caution and beware of fraudsters. The advisory states New Delhi has received several reports of Indians being cheated by gangs of fraudsters. The fraudsters reportedly call the victims and …

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Tough penalty proposed in bid to combat witchcraft

KUWAIT CITY, June 8: In a bid to combat witchcraft and stop it from spreading in the community, the parliamentary Legislative and Legal Affairs Committee endorsed two proposals to toughen penalty on those who commit such crimes. The first proposal, which was presented by MP AbdulRahman Al-Jiran, received unanimous votes …

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Kuwait praised for terror fight

KUWAIT CITY, June 8: The US Treasury Department has praised the efforts that have been exerted by Kuwait in its fight against terrorism, reports Al-Anba daily quoting highlevel security sources. This has not come from a vacuum but as a result of ample information provided by Kuwait to many European, …

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Nod to Labor Law amendments – Compensation, assets lien to wronged employee

KUWAIT CITY, June 7: The National Assembly unanimously approved the proposal to amend some articles of Private Sector Labor Law No. 6/2010 in its first and second deliberations on Tuesday. The amendment bill stipulates replacing Articles 57, 138, 140 and 142 with the following texts: Article 57 states that an …

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MoH announces work timings of all clinics during Ramadan

KUWAIT CITY, June 7: Director of Primary Health Department at Ministry of Health Dr Rehab Al-Watyan has declared the work timings of all clinics throughout Kuwait during the Holy Month of Ramadan. She explained that the medical centers in Ahmadi Governorate will be open throughout the week including Fridays and …

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MoCI in bid to curb commercial cheating

KUWAIT CITY, June 7: Minister of Commerce and Industry (MoCI) Dr Yousef Al-Ali affirmed that the Trade Monitoring and Consumer Protection Sector is consistently working to curb commercial cheating and to control the prices of commodities to ensure their availability without artificial prices, reports Al- Seyassah daily. Dr Al-Ali added …

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KD 67 mln spent by citizens, expats in two Ramadan days

KUWAIT CITY, June 7: According to the Joint Automated Banking Services Co (K-Net), an unprecedented jump has been recorded in the banking transactions through automated banking by residents and Kuwaitis to buy foodstuffs during the holy month of Ramadan, reports Al-Anba daily. The daily added, according to K-Net authorities KD …

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‘KNPC plans to build 100 new solar-powered petrol stations’

KUWAIT CITY, June 7: Representative from the Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) Engineer Ahmad Al-Jimaz has announced the company will soon build more than 100 new fuel stations in Kuwait which in part will depend on photovoltaic cells, reports Al-Rai daily. He was speaking during the third meeting of the …

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Assembly votes on proposal to amend pharmacy jobs law today

KUWAIT CITY, June 6: The National Assembly will vote on the proposal to amend law number 28/1996 on pharmacy profession and distribution of medicines in its second deliberation on Tuesday. Other items in the agenda of the Assembly include the following: ■ Vote on the second deliberation of the proposal …

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Traffic congestion – ‘Security measures in place’

KUWAIT CITY, June 6: Assistant Undersecretary for Traffic Affairs at the Ministry of Interior Major-General Abdullah Al-Muhanna attributed the traffic congestion last Sunday to the advent of the holy month of Ramadan and being the first day of the week, reports Al-Rai daily. However, Al-Muhanna explained the traffic congestion on …

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