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Many ‘street butchers’ arrested during Eid days to be deported

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 25: The Ministry of Interior during a campaign in residential areas are said to have arrested a number of unlicensed butchers for slaughtering sacrificial ‘sheep’ on the occasion of the Eid Al-Adha festival, reports Al-Anba daily . A security source said these butchers will be deported from …

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Lion caught roaming residential district

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 25, (KUNA): Kuwaiti security personnel caught a runaway lion in Kabad region on Wednesday and handed the animal to the zoo, an official said. The competent authorities, when the Ministry of Interior was informed about the lion roaming the district, rapidly reacted and caught it in a …

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Iran awaits EU oil, bank guarantees

U.S. CRITICIZES EUROPEAN AID PACKAGE FOR TEHRAN TEHRAN, Aug 25, (Agencies): Iran awaiting European guarantees on the sale of Iranian oil and banking relations, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday, according to the Iranian Students’ News Agency (ISNA). President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of a …

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Decisions to solve demographic imbalance post Eid holidays

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 20: Minister of Social Affairs and Labor, and State Minister for Economic Affairs Hind Al-Sabeeh affirmed that a number of decisions relevant to rectifying the demographic imbalance of the country will be declared after Eid Al-Adha holidays, reports Al-Rai daily. She said the relevant committees have been …

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11,851 Kuwaitis on jobs’ waiting list

MEW halts cutting of defaulters water supply KUWAIT CITY, Aug 20: There are 11,851 Kuwaiti citizens registered under CSC in the waiting list for employment; 77.3 percent of them (9,157 in number) are women, and 22.7 percent (2,694 in number) are men, reports Al-Anba daily quoting informed sources from Civil …

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Prices of plane tickets up by 50 to 70 pc during Eid

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 20: Prices of plane tickets increased by 50 to 70 percent during Eid Al-Adha holiday this year, compared to prices at the same period of last year, reports Al- Anba daily. This price hike is believed to be the result of higher demand for tickets, especially after …

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Kuwait Coast Guard refuses to help … firm charges KD 60 for rescue, no receipt

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 20: Several small boat owners, including fishing trawlers have complained that when they send distress calls to the Kuwait Coast Guard, it is no more the same like before, reports Al-Qabas daily. One of the complainants, who have posted a video clip said he called the Coast …

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Over two million at Arafat Standing

Plan to raise number of Hajj pilgrims to 5 million by 2020 ARAFAT, Saudi Arabia, Aug 20, (Agencies): More than two million Muslims gathered at Mount Arafat on Monday for a vigil to atone for their sins and ask God’s forgiveness as the annual Hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia reached …

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KOC wins billion dollar lawsuit filed by Korean contracting firm in 2014

‘PIC committed to concept of sustainable dev, its practices in Kuwait’ KUWAIT CITY, Aug 19: The International Arbitration Commission in London Friday ruled in favor of the Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) in the billion dollars lawsuit filed by a Korean contracting company in 2014, reports Al-Anba daily. This is a …

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‘People from a single nation should not exceed 25 percent of Kuwaitis’

Bid to protect Kuwaiti identity KUWAIT CITY, Aug 19: The Parliamentary Committee on Legislation has forwarded its report concerning addition of a new clause to the Public Authority for Manpower Law, which stipulates laying down the necessary policy to amend the maximum proportion of expatriates in the population of Kuwait …

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