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Kuwait

‘Rise in labor law violations’ – ‘330 firms under probe’

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 24: Minister of Social Affairs and Labor and State Minister for Economic Affairs Hind Al-Subaih revealed an increase in the number of verdicts that have been issued against companies violating the labor law, reports Al-Anba daily. She added the Manpower Public Authority has referred nearly 330 companies …

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Rate of increase in number of expats down by 65 pc in ’17

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 24: The rate of increase in the number of expatriates has decreased by 65 percent in 2017 for the first time since 1992, reports Al-Qabas daily. The Demographics Affairs Committee of the Cabinet carried out a comparative study as per which the number of non-Kuwaitis increased by …

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No pressure from traders on real estate market, affirms Al-Ghanim

‘Ministry will protect citizens from falling prey to fraud’ KUWAIT CITY, Oct 24: Secretary General of Kuwait Real Estate Union Qais Al-Ghanim affirmed that there is no pressure from traders on the real estate market, and that the controller of the market continues to be demand and supply only, reports …

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‘We’re always alert for security threats’ – ‘Fight against terrorism continues’

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 24, (KUNA): Undersecretary of the Ministry of Interior Lt- Gen Mahmoud Al-Dousari said Monday the ministry is constantly assessing the terror threats in order to prepare the proper responses. “There is a security team who are tasked with analyzing the level of security risks,” he said, affirming …

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AMIR: KUWAIT MEDIATION TO PROTECT GULF HOUSE

Amir vows to protect Constitution – Regional challenges require unity, joint action: Premier KUWAIT CITY, Oct 24: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah affirmed Tuesday that the commitment to the Constitution in Kuwait is stable and belief in parliamentary work is firmly established, saying “I am the one …

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Sheikh Mohammad faces ‘no-confidence’ – Voting on request slated for Nov 1

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 24: Ten MPs have requested for a noconfidence vote against State Minister for Cabinet Affairs and acting Minister of Information Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah Al-Sabah. This came after the National Assembly deliberated on the interpellation motion of MPs Riyadh Adsani and Abdul- Kareem Al-Kandari against the minister during …

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ASSEMBLY OPENS SECOND LEGISLATIVE TERM TODAY

Pensions, petrol, nationality top agenda – MP raps rise in gasoline prices KUWAIT CITY, Oct 23: The second legislative term of the National Assembly will open tomorrow, with draft laws on pensions, petrol prices and nationality being on top of the agenda. Other draft legislations, suggested by lawmakers, deal with good …

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Cabinet briefed on outcome of HH Amir’s visit to Saudi Arabia

Ministers notified about special panel on domestic servants costs KUWAIT CITY, Oct 23, (KUNA): His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al- Hamad Al-Sabah on Monday chaired the regular weekly session of the Cabinet, held at the Premiership Lounge at Kuwait International Airport. Following the session, Minister of State …

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Corrupt officials in ‘Health’ will be dealt with: Al Harbi – Hike in fees part of reform program

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 23: Minister of Health Dr Jamal Al-Harbi affirmed that any employee of the ministry proven to be involved in corruption will be referred for questioning irrespective of his/her position, reports Aljarida daily. He indicated that the coming few weeks will witness further preparations for the inauguration of …

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MoSAL to inspect nurseries – ‘Almost 100 operating illegally’

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 23: The Ministry of Social Affairs is currently coordinating with every authority in charge of private nurseries to link procedures with the inspection report issued by the Women and Children Unit in the Nursery Section at the Social Development Department, reports Al-Anba daily quoting sources. Sources confirmed …

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