Thursday , September 20 2018


Budget for current fiscal yr includes $1.1 bln to buy Eurofighter aircrafts

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 10: The budget for the current fiscal year includes $1.1 billion for Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft, reports Al-Rai daily quoting informed sources. Sources said KD 340 million of the budget of the Ministry of Defense is allotted for the purchase of machinery and air transport equipment. Sources disclosed …

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MP queries Al-Sabeeh over governmental expenditures

Al-Dallaal requests docus explaining challenges KUWAIT CITY, Sept 10: Curious about governmental efforts in curbing misusage of public funds, MP Mohammed Al-Dallaal submitted a number of queries to Minister of Social Affairs and Labor and State Minister for Economic Affairs Hind Al-Sabeeh on the difference between the current governmental work …

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MoI mulls over terror threats, strategy to maintain security

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 10: The Ministry of Interior is currently studying security threats and terrorism to determine the magnitude of danger that such acts pose, reports Al-Qabas daily. In response to social media report on the alleged terrorism threats in some parts of the country, the ministry assured that special …

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MoH requests finance to approve hire of expat employees on wage basis

Only employees at MGRP to get financial privileges KUWAIT CITY, Sept 10: The financial privileges and new cadres for the ministries of Health and Education, once approved, will be paid through the strategic alternative for salary scale, reports Al-Anba daily quoting sources. Sources said these cadres and financial privileges will …

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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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