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Kuwait

‘KD 763m collected since 2000 as health insurance fee not utilized’ – Medical products seized from gyms, salons fake, smuggled: MoH

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 29: The country’s treasury has collected KD 763.5 million, which is equal to $2.5 billion, since Health Insurance Law Number 1/1999 for …

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Plans to cut number of expat teachers by 25 pc

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 29: Assistant Undersecretary for Public Education at the Ministry of Education Fatima Al- Kandari has unveiled the ministry’s plan to reduce the …

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Representatives of labor unions protest against new exec orders

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 29: Representatives of several labor unions on Tuesday organized a sit-in in front of the Public Authority for Manpower, protesting against the …

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DARK ECONOMIC SITUATION AWAITS INACTION – Time up to carry out economic reforms: World Bank to Kuwait

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 28: The issue of streamlining expenditure and cutting down subsidies has resurfaced after the recent report of government’s financial consultant, Earnest & …

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No work permit for expats with less than one year passport validity – ‘Enough grace period

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 28: Director of General Department for Residence Affairs Major General Talal Maarafi said the Public Authority for Manpower has been instructed not …

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Unified labor contract template endorsed

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 28: The Fatwa and Legislative Department has endorsed the unified labor contract template in a preliminary step toward its implementation in all …

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‘Electronic Media Law aims to regulate work in the field, not to create chaos’ – MPs voice objection to ‘subsidies cut’

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 28: Education and Guidance Affairs Committee Chairman in the National Assembly MP Ouda Al- Ruweie said the Electronic Media Law aims to …

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Kuwaiti men compete with their female counterpart on cosmetic surgery: expert – ‘Botox, injectable fillers in high demand’

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 28: Consultant in Skin Diseases and Laser Cosmetics Dr Ghanima Al-Omar pointed to high demand for cosmetic treatment through “Botox” and “injectable …

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Remittances from Kuwait 7th globally – SAUDI ARABIA TRANSFERED $138.4 BLN, TOPS GCC COUNTRIES – India top recipient

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 27: Official figures issued as part of the annual report of the World Bank revealed that Kuwait occupied third place among countries …

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Late MP’s seat to be declared vacant Jan 12 – Panel following up executive bylaws issued on laws ratified

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 27: National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al- Ghanim said the seat of the late MP Nabil Al-Fadel will be declared vacant on Jan …

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