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Kuwait

We will ‘protect’ Kuwaiti borders assures Basra protesters: Iraqi MP

‘Will not allow enemies to prejudice ties’ KUWAIT CITY, Sept 9: Iraqi MP for Basra Amir Al-Faizi has affirmed that demonstrators in Basra pledged among themselves to protect borders with neighboring countries, including the Kuwaiti-Iraqi borders, reports Al-Rai daily. He pointed out that coordination between demonstrators led to issuance of …

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Delay in winter season this year

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 9 : Meteorological expert Essa Ramadan says delay in the winter season can be expected this year, reports Al-Shahed daily. During an interview on Al-Shahed TV, he indicated that humidity will reduce in the coming days. Ramadan stressed the significance of planting trees in order to reduce …

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Lettuce is expensive

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 9: Despite the peaceful sale of tomatoes in the last few months without any chaos or high prices, this red fruit’s friend on the same plate – lettuce – has a different story these days, as the local market is currently witnessing a crisis especially with the …

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Total of 900 air conditioning units installed in schools so far – MoE

‘Minister to face grilling’ KUWAIT CITY, Sept 9: Minister of Education and Higher Education Hamed Al-Azmi said his ministry is currently carrying out maintenance and replacement works in public schools found to be not ready to receive students, asserting that most of the issues have been addressed and work on …

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Cabinet extends congratulations to all on the advent of new Hijri year

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 9, (KUNA): The Cabinet held its weekly meeting at Seif Palace on Sunday under the chairmanship of His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al- Mubarak Al-Hamad Al- Sabah. After the meeting, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Anas Al-Saleh’s announcement came on …

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Top brass changes expected – AC crisis in schools

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 9: Ministry of Education has disclosed about a comprehensive “alertness” in all six educational zones with the opening of all schools on Sunday, especially with the kickoff of the new academic year for high school students, reports Al- Rai daily. Meanwhile, parliamentary sources say they are expecting …

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Prices of pharmaceuticals down by 5-86%, says health minister

Drug pricing panel finalizes 4-stage survey KUWAIT CITY, Sept 9, (KUNA): Minister of Health Sheikh Dr Basel Al- Sabah said the drug pricing committee of his ministry finalized a four-stage survey of the new prices of pharmaceuticals. Under the survey, the prices of 3,126 pharmaceuticals were brought down by 5-86 …

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Fear of AC breakdowns worries some institutions

‘Crisis management department needs time’ KUWAIT CITY, Sept 9: Even though the Cabinet has approved the formation of a department for the management, follow-up and control of crisis and for taking relevant decisions, the official declaration of such a department will require time, reports Al-Anba daily quoting sources. They explained …

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MP Adsani demands resignation of Al-Kharafi over employment issue

‘It is as if ministries have no competent young Kuwaiti manpower’ KUWAIT CITY, Sept 8: As days get closer to the inauguration of the next legislative term, some MPs seem to be taking a more offensive stance against the government by applying political pressure to address issues and announcing interpellation …

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67% of Kuwaitis work out less than 75 minutes per week

Uganda world’s most active country KUWAIT CITY, Sept 8: Kuwaitis ranked last in terms of the level of activity and topped the list of the laziest among all the world’s population. The percentage of those classified as ‘lazy’ Kuwaitis is 67, the highest among the countries covered by the World …

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