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MACRON WARNS RISK OF WAR IF TRUMP QUITS N-DEAL

Plans in place if US walks: Tehran DUBAI, May 6, (Agencies): President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday Iran had plans to respond to any move by US President Donald Trump on the 2015 nuclear agreement and the United States would regret a decision to exit the accord. Trump says that …

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Kuwait, Philippines talk to mend ties

MANILA, May 5, (Agencies): The Philippines presidential palace the Malacañang said Saturday talks between the governments of the Philippines and Kuwait continue to mend ties which have suffered a setback following the controversial rescue of what the Philippines embassy in Kuwait called ‘distressed’ Filipino migrants in Kuwait, according to abs.cbn.news. …

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More empty apartment flats in Kuwait as expatriates dwindle

Factories to be obliged to conduct environmental studies: EPA KUWAIT CITY, May 5, (KUNA): There are currently 49,130 empty apartment flats in Kuwait and Economics and 26,466 others under construction, thus more than 75,000 units need to be “absorbed” by the domestic property market in 4-5 years, according to Kuwait …

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Sheikh Mohammad attends festive mass

Armenian patriarch voices his deep love to Kuwait KUWAIT CITY, May 5, (KUNA): Representative of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Deputy Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Mohammad Al-Abdullah Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah on Friday attended a festive mass at the Armenian Archdiocese in Kuwait and neighboring countries. …

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Missing radioactive device from Burgan oil field found

KUWAIT CITY, May 5: A radioactive device that was missing at Burgan oil field, southern Kuwait, earlier Friday was found and fully sealed, the Ministry of Interior confirmed. It said an expatriate who works in Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) called the ministry to report he found a device near his …

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Blank paper to dollars … African man arrested for cheating citizens

KUWAIT CITY, May 5: Personnel from the Criminal Investigations Department have arrested an African for swindling Kuwaitis, reports Al-Anba daily. According to security sources the man said he was selling banknotes printing machine that turns special blank papers into US dollars using a special ink. He told his victims the …

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RUSSIA TO HONOR IRAN DEAL AS LONG AS OTHERS DO

Europeans push bid to salvage pact – US risks reversing N-inspection gains PARIS/BRUSSELS, May 5, (RTRS): European powers still want to hand Donald Trump next week a plan to save the Iran nuclear deal, but they have also started work on protecting EU-Iranian business ties if the US president makes good …

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Filipino labor row ‘reheats’ – Filipino diplomats in Kuwait face kidnapping charges

MANILA, May 3, (Agencies): Filipino diplomats in Kuwait face kidnapping charges for allegedly carrying out illegal rescue operations of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) – the Philippines government termed ‘distressed’, according to rappler.com. Kuwait had earlier issued arrest warrants against 3 Filipino diplomats while 4 embassy ‘hires’ were arrested by the …

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Jail, fine for hiring workers not on sponsorship of firm

KUWAIT CITY, May 3: The Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) has called on employers not to hire any worker who is not under the company sponsorship to avoid being subjected to legal action quoting reliable sources. PAM has warned that the law stipulates that the violating employer shall be imprisoned …

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Many citizens welcome MoI decision on revival of Indian housemaids recruitment

KUWAIT CITY, May 3: In light of the ongoing crisis related to domestic labor and decline of applications in domestic labor recruitment offices especially with the ban of recruitment of Filipina housemaids, many citizens welcome the decision of Domestic Labor Department of Ministry of Interior for the revival of recruitment …

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