Arab Times

Kuwait calls for urgent meet on Aleppo

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 1, (Agencies): The State of Kuwait Saturday called for an urgent and extraordinary meeting of the Arab League at the level of delegates in order to discuss the deteriorating humanitarian situation in Syria’s Aleppo, and to make necessary appeals to the international community and humanitarian organizations. The …

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Precious stones bought as an investment could lose 70 pct – In Kuwait buyers are of two types

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 1: Many people who bought precious stones as fallback for the rainy days have been caught unawares by the current market situation whereby they could lose up to 70 percent of the money they spent on acquiring the precious stones, especially since they cost not less than …

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DNA test must – MoI

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 1: The General Department of Citizenship and Passports at the Ministry of Interior will block the transactions of anyone who refuses to undergo DNA test once the law in this regard takes effect next year, reports Al-Rai daily quoting sources. Sources said the DNA test aims to …

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MoE to stop salaries of employees absent for 7 consecutive days

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 1: Ministry of Education has announced that the salaries of employees who take unofficial leave from work for seven consecutive days will be stopped, as per the law and relevant regulations, reports Al-Anba daily. Assistant Undersecretary for Public Education Affairs Fatima Al-Kandari informed all educational zones about …

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Ministry sets aside KD 50 mln to solve flying stones issue

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 1: Assistant Undersecretary for Planning in the Ministry of Public Works AbdulMohsin Al-Azmi disclosed that Ministry of Finance has allocated KD 50 million to solve the issue of flying stones, reports Al-Shahed daily. Al-Anzi pointed to readiness of the maintenance department to avert recurrence of problem in …

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Divorced mother wants to bring children to Kuwait

I am now living in Kuwait. My husband and I are divorced and I would like to bring my 2 children to Kuwait, ages 4 and 7. He has given me his consent. I am a teacher and my salary is KD 650 per month. Can I bring them in …

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Disastrous consequences: Saudis – Law undermines sovereign immunity … future of sovereign investment in US: UAE

RIYADH, Sept 30, (Agencies): Saudi Arabia has warned of “disastrous consequences” from a United States law allowing 9/11 victims to sue the kingdom, in a major spike in tension between the longstanding allies. The warning came after the US Congress voted overwhelmingly on Wednesday to override President Barack Obama’s veto …

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More Russian jets to Syria – Fierce battles in Aleppo

MOSCOW/BEIRUT, Sept 30, (RTRS): Russia is sending more warplanes to Syria to ramp up its campaign of air strikes, a Russian newspaper reported on Friday, as Moscow defied global censure over an escalation that Western countries say has torpedoed diplomacy. US President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel described …

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Duterte draws Hitler parallels

DAVAO, Philippines, Sept 30, (Agencies): Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday likened his deadly crime war to Hitler’s efforts to exterminate Jews, as he declared he was “happy to slaughter” millions of drug addicts. Duterte also railed against Western critics of his unprecedented law-and-order crackdown, which has left more than …

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Over 400 arrested in countrywide campaign

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 30: An extensive security campaign covering most governorates of Kuwait on Thursday, September 29 resulted in the arrest of 417 violators of law, issuance of 776 traffic citations and confiscation of 51 vehicles including 13 wanted vehicles. In a press statement issued by Ministry of Interior, the …

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