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Gallows for Kuwaiti man in murder of his neighbor

Injuries as two groups fight over dispute KUWAIT CITY, June 28: The Criminal Court presided over by Judge Saoud Al-Sane’a sentenced a Kuwaiti citizen to death by hanging after he was convicted of stabbing his neighbor to death. The incident dates back to October last year when the 28-year old …

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New round of talks to determine the best way to impose tax on local cos

Govt bodies, reps of private sector to meet KUWAIT CITY, June 28: A new round of talks between concerned governmental bodies and representatives of private sector will begin soon to determine the best way to impose the previously agreed ten percent tax on local companies, reports Al-Nahar daily quoting sources …

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Amir visits First Deputy Prime Minister in Germany

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah paid a visit Thursday to First Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah in Germany. His Highness the Amir visited Sheikh Nasser Al-Sabah in the hospital, where he recently underwent a lung surgery, to reassure about his …

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‘Avoid stapling e-passports to maintain validity’

KUWAIT CITY, June 28: Stapling electronic passports can damage them and obstruct passage through electronic gates in airports around the world, reports Al-Anba daily. Public Relations and Security Media Department of Ministry of Interior explained that stapling the new e-passports with the old ones can cause damages of the new …

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Kuwait holds last place among GCC in ‘terms’ of living costs for expats – 122nd in the world

KUWAIT CITY, June 27: According to a recent survey by Mercer, Kuwait occupied the last place among the GCC countries and 122nd place in the world in terms of living costs for expatriates, while Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Riyadh topped the chart among the Arab cities. With this statistics, Kuwait …

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Filipinos in Kuwait advised not to abscond from their sponsors

Contact embassy experts: Fuente KUWAIT CITY, June 27: Philippines Labor Attaché Rustico Dela Fuente has advised the Philippine community in Kuwait especially domestic workers to avoid absconding from their sponsors, urging them to instead contact the specialists in the embassy for advice and relevant actions, reports Al-Rai daily. The Embassy …

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No extension, renew, transfer, visit, work or family visa for Syrians

KUWAIT CITY: The Undersecretary of the Ministry of Interior for Nationality and Passport Affairs, Brigadier-General Talal Marafie, has issued instructions to the directors-general and their assistants at all immigration departments in the six governorates of Kuwait not to extend, renew or transfer visit, work or family visas for Syrians, reports …

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‘Drive carefully, visibility poor’

KUWAIT CITY, June 27: Kuwait’s Interior Ministry has issued severe weather warnings across the country, calling on drivers to take extra precaution due to impaired visibility. Motorists are encouraged to strictly abide by traffic regulations and should not hesitate to ask for assistance by dialing the emergency number 112. Meanwhile, …

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KPC reducing number of expatriate employees

Al-Jabri stresses interest in creating ‘encouraging’ atmosphere for youth KUWAIT CITY, June 27, (Agencies): Kuwaiti Minister of State for Youth Affairs Mohammad Al-Jabri stressed Wednesday interest in creating an encouraging atmosphere for young people and offering them developed services. This interest comes at the behest of His Highness the Amir …

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Haley tells India to cut Iran oil

US begins to dismantle sanctions relief NEW DELHI, June 27, (Agencies): US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley told India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday it was important India cut Iranian oil use, but said the United States would work to allow India to use an Iranian port …

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