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Kuwait’s own ‘brand’ of pluralism and tolerance

‘Under-appreciated outlier’ KUWAIT CITY, Sept 18: While anti-migration movements grow in other parts of the world, could the Kuwaiti approach serve as a regional example of tolerance, reports Al- Qabas daily quoting opencanada. org On a Friday morning in February near the Kuwait-Iraq border, a group of expat schoolteachers and …

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Fines for water wastage – Rationalization stressed

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 18: Director of Energy Efficiency and Rationalization at the Ministry of Electricity and Water Engr Iqbal Al-Tayyar revealed about the ongoing cooperation with the Fatwa and Legislation Department to introduce fines for wastage of water and impose them on those who use water randomly for washing foyers …

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Duterte due next month in Kuwait

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 18: President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte is planning to visit Kuwait mid-October, reports Al-Anba daily quoting a highlevel diplomatic source. The source explained that the new Ambassador of the Philippines to Kuwait will be nominated before the president’s visit. Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Philippines …

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Filipina domestic missing; man strangles wife to death

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 18: The Philippines Embassy in Kuwait is looking for a missing Filipino maid and is reportedly waiting for a word from Kuwait’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, reports Al-Rai daily. The Philippine embassy has confirmed the disappearance of a Filipino maid 18 months ago and submitted an official …

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Syria shoots down Russian military plane

BEIRUT, Sept 18, (Agencies): Syria accidentally shot down a Russian military aircraft, killing all 15 crew members, when its air defences swung into action against an Israeli missile strike, Russian and Israeli forces said Tuesday. The incident late Monday was the worst case of friendly fire between the two allies …

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Three-month visit visa for wife, child seen as bid to spur market – One-monthers can re-apply

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 17: The Assistant Undersecretary for Nationality and Passports at the Ministry of Interior, Major-General Sheikh Faisal Al-Nawaf has issued a circular according to which the visit visa for wife and children will be valid for three months instead of one, reports Al-Anba daily. The daily quoting reliable …

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Exodus of Kuwaiti and Expat doctors harm Kuwait’s medical services

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 17: The exodus of Kuwaiti and expatriate doctors from the government sector to the private sector or to other countries which offer better working conditions and financial privileges will affect medical services negatively, reports Al-Nahar daily quoting sources from the Ministry of Health. Sources said the number …

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6 Kuwaiti women among 100 termed as the most influential in Middle East

Forbes list based on several components KUWAIT CITY, Sept 17: Six Kuwaiti women from among the 100 from various categories are termed as the most influential in the Middle East for the year 2018, according to Forbes Middle East magazine, reports Al-Rai daily. In the top slot, are Zain CEO …

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‘Don’t collect donations from students, teachers must stick to their own tasks’

Ministry warns managers of schools, kindergartens KUWAIT CITY, Sept 17: The Ministry of Education has warned the managers of schools and kindergarten against assigning teachers, students and guardians to do tasks that are not part of their functions, reports Al-Qabas daily. The ministry said anyone proven to have violated the …

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Ghanaian liquor peddler nabbed

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 17: Personnel from the Criminal Investigations Department acting on a tip-off and armed with a search and arrest warrant issued by the Public Prosecution recently raided a house in Jaber Al-Ahmad and seized 1,500 cartons of whisky with a street value of KD 2 million, reports Al-Anba …

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