Kuwait

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

‘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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

Twenty undocumented Pinoy children fly home from Kuwait

KUWAIT CITY, June 6: A total of 20 undocumented Filipino children were repatriated on Monday morning to the Philippines on board Kuwait Airways, as part of the joint cooperation between the Kuwait government and Philippine Embassy in Kuwait led by Philippine Ambassador Renato Pedro Villa to curb the rising number …

Read More »

‘Diabetic patients should increase water intake while breaking fast’ – Avoid dishes full of fat, sugar in Ramadan: Dr Qais

KUWAIT CITY, June 6: Director of Dasman Diabetes Institute Dr Qais Al-Duwairi affirmed that diabetic patients should increase water consumption while breaking the fast during Ramadan to compensate for fluid lost in the period of fasting, reports Al-Qabas daily. Dr Qais advised patients to break the fast by consuming sugary …

Read More »

Amir exchanges Ramadan greetings with leaders

KUWAIT CITY, June 5, (KUNA): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah exchanged cables of greetings with leaders of Arab and Islamic nations on the advent of the Holy Month of Ramadan. His Highness expressed good wishes for the Arab and Islamic nations on the blessed occasion. Meanwhile, …

Read More »
Translate »