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Jail-term, fines hiked in Traffic Law amendment

We seek to protect public: MPs KUWAIT CITY, May 15: Five MPs Mubarak Al- Hajraf, Abdullah Fahad, Faraj Al-Arbeed, Usama Al-Shaheen and Al-Humaidi Al-Subaie have submitted a bill to amend some provisions of Law No. 76/1976 of the Traffic Law, giving it urgency, reports Al-Anba daily. According to the proposed …

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Kuwait seeks probe of Gaza carnage

JERUSALEM STATUS IN JEOPARDY, SAYS SPEAKER … HITS VIOLENCE KUWAIT CITY/NEW YORK, May 15: Kuwait has presented to the UN Security Council a draft statement on the tragic developments on Palestinian territories, calling for the launching of an independent investigation into the killing of peaceful Palestinian protesters in Gaza Strip. …

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Kuwait warns of increasing rate of ‘organized crimes’ worldwide

Rohingya community being ethnically cleansed: Al-Otaibi VIENNA, May 15, (KUNA): The State of Kuwait has warned of increasing rates of organized crimes and their connection with terrorist organizations. Kuwait’s Representative to the 27th session of the UN-affiliated Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (CCPCJ), Badr Al-Masaad, called for raising …

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KUWAIT REQUESTS URGENT SECURITY COUNCIL MEETING

Israeli forces kill dozens in Gaza – US opens embassy GAZA/JERUSALEM, May 14, (Agencies): Israeli troops killed dozens of Palestinians taking part in mass protests on the Gaza border on Monday as the United States opened its embassy to Israel in Jerusalem. Meanwhile, Kuwait, a non-permanent member of the Security Council, …

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Exit for Expats over-65’s studied

“Expats do not care about Kuwait’s development , Their main concern is getting high salaries, live a prosperous life” – MP Safa’a Al-Hashem KUWAIT CITY, May 14: The proposal to dispense with expatriates who are 65 years old and above which was discussed at a meeting between representatives of the Kuwait …

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VAT seen finalized in next Assembly term

Expat cuts public, governmental demand, says MP KUWAIT CITY, May 14: Reducing the number of expatriates in the country has become a public and governmental demand due to the lack of jobs for Kuwaitis, says Chairman of the parliamentary Job Replacement and Employment Crisis Committee MP Khalil Al-Saleh. While pointing …

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‘I will continue to cheat’ – Student defies minister’s order

KUWAIT CITY, May 14: While activists on the social media, public personalities and Twitter users continued to declare their support for the decision taken by the Minister of Education and Minister of Higher Education Dr Hamed Al-Azmi to fight the phenomenon of cheating in exams, a student challenged the decision …

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Three Egyptian doctors get jail for causing death of woman

KUWAIT CITY, May 14: The Misdemeanors Court has sentenced three Egyptian doctors to jail terms ranging from six months to one year and ordered each of them to pay the plaintiff KD 5,001 temporary compensation for their mistake which resulted in the death of a female patient, reports Al-Rai daily. …

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HH Amir’s envoy hands letters to Qatar, Oman, UAE leaders

KUWAIT CITY, May 14, (KUNA): The representative of HH the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Deputy Premier and Foreign Affairs Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, delivered a letter from HH the Amir to Qatari Amir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani. The letter focused on the strong relations between …

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Expats focus of MP jobs ire

KUWAIT CITY, May 13: MP Safa’a Al-Hashem has called on the government to replace expatriate employees in various State institutions with Kuwaitis. She pointed out the expatriate employees in these institutions are the ones identifying the needs of ministries for supervisors according to the replies of ministers to the questions of …

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