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MoI enforces plan to safegaurd gatherings at all ‘Hussainiyats’

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 13, (KUNA): The Ministry of Interior (MoI) announced on Wednesday the implementation of a plan for safeguarding Husseiniyas’ gatherings during the Islamic calendar month of Muharram, which started Tuesday. In line with the directives of Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah, Undersecretary Lieutenant …

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KFAS has historic partnership with UNESCO: Kuwaiti official

A new deal to be signed soon: Al-Baddah PARIS, Sept 13, (KUNA): The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) has boasted the historic ties and fruitful cooperation with the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). Cooperation between KFAS and UNESCO dates back to 1980s, Amani Al-Baddah, deputy …

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‘Muslims part of society’

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday reaffirmed commitment to her immigration policy and condemned the violent acts of the far-right against asylum seekers. Muslims, Jews, Christians and atheists all belong to the German society, she said, adding that human dignity was paramount. The German leader was addressing a heated debate …

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Total number of expats with valid residency is 2,861,380: statistics

‘2,017,084 are males and 844,296 females’ KUWAIT CITY, Sept 12: The latest statistics issued by the Directorate-General of Residence Affairs, which is one of the sectors of the Department of the Nationality and Travel Documents headed by Major- General Sheikh Faisal Al-Nawaf, revealed the total number of expatriates with valid …

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World Happiness Report: Kuwait ranks 45th out of 156

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 12, (Agencies): Kuwait ranked 45th out of 156 countries with a score of 6.083 in the 2018 World Happiness Report published Wednesday. On the other hand, Kuwait ranked 34th out of 117 countries with a score of 6.207 in the happiness ranking for the foreignborn. World Happiness …

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No. of expats to increase to 5mln with opening of Silk City Project

‘Govt must offload 90 pct of services it manages’ KUWAIT CITY, Sept 12: The total amount allocated for providing salaries to the employees of the government sector will increase to KD 24 billion after 2025, reports Al-Nahar daily quoting governmental sources. They indicated that the country’s budget might increase to …

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‘Need to amend conditions for campers’

Mixed reaction from public on rules KUWAIT CITY, Sept 12: Head of the Reform and Developmental Committee at the Municipal Council Hamoud Al-Enzi has presented suggestions for amending the conditions required for the issuance of licenses for spring camps. He explained that the suggestions include asking those interested in obtaining …

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Kuwait warns of disaster – Turkey boosts arms to Syrian rebels

NEW YORK, Sept 12, (Agencies): Any military escalation in Idlib, Syria would result in humanitarian disaster, as women, elderly, children, and patients will pay the price of such action. “As the international community witnessed the consequences of similar steps in the remaining parts of Syria, which were classified as escalation …

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MoI calls on visit visa holders to settle their issues, leave Kuwait – Violators will be prosecuted

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 11, (KUNA): Kuwait’s Interior Ministry called on Tuesday on residents whose visit visas are expired to settle their residency issues and leave the country to avoid legal measures. The security information department of the Ministry of the Interior said in a press statement that this procedure prevents …

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Amir ‘thanks’ Trump for hospitality, returns home

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 11, (KUNA): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, accompanied by Deputy President of the National Guard Sheikh Mishaal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah and the official delegation accompanying him, returned to Kuwait on Tuesday from the United States of America, during which he held official talks …

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