Arab Times

‘Panel backs MoE measures to combat cheating in exams’

Govt urged not to return Early Retirement Bill to Parliament KUWAIT CITY, May 23: The parliamentary Education, Culture and Guidance Affairs Committee has expressed support for the measures taken by the Ministry of Education to combat cheating in schools. After the committee’s meeting in the presence of Minister of Education …

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CTC approves KNPC tender for third extension of cleaning company

KOC’s request to float limited catering related tender approved KUWAIT CITY, May 23: The Central Tenders Committee (CTC) has approved the request of the Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) for the third extension of the tender for cleaning services of the company’s refineries and the local marketing contract with Abdul …

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Minister visits co-ops to monitor prices of goods

KUWAIT CITY, May 23: Minister of Commerce and Industry Khaled Al-Roudan inspected several cooperative societies with the objective of monitoring prices to ensure there is no price manipulation or unjustified price increase, considering there are several record-breaking promotions in this year’s holy month of Ramadan. In a press statement after …

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National Guard hailed for ’20 strategy

AMIR PRAISES ARMY FOR EFFORTS IN YEMEN CAMPAIGN KUWAIT CITY, May 23, (KUNA): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah commended Tuesday leadership of Kuwait National Guard for their 2020 strategy, which is aimed at strengthening KNG role in protecting and maintaining national security. His Highness the Amir …

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Laborers’ rights: opportunities for violations are high

Kuwait ratified 19 ILO conventions, including seven of the eight fundamental conventions This is the final part of a two-part series of articles on the status of migrant workers in Kuwait during the first third of the year issued in a report by Kuwait Society for Human Rights through the …

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Traders plan to sue govt in battle over price hike – ‘Increase long overdue’

KUWAIT CITY, May 23: The local business community is considering entering into a legal battle with the state if it does not abandon the policy of interfering in setting prices and turns down any requests to increase prices for more than a year, reports Al-Rai daily quoting high-level commercial sources. …

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‘7th Ring Road work on track’ – Project to ease traffic flow

KUWAIT CITY, May 23: Director General of the Public Authority for Roads and Land Transport Engineer Ahmad Al-Hessan announced the construction and maintenance of roads and intersections on the Seventh Ring Road is 27 percent complete. Engineer Al-Hessan said execution of the road has been consistent and in line with …

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Oh Abu Nasser, you made us proud

The Amir of Humanity, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed, the Amir of Kuwait is not only leading us out of the turbulent waters of the region but the entire world, and this has been proven by countless testimonies that he is a skilled captain. Everyone has praised the initiatives undertaken by HH …

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DOING WITHOUT

First I would like to wish you all a blessed Ramadan. After this Holy Month you may want to continue to keep fit and eat healthy. Intermittent fasting is a method you may want to try. What is intermittent fasting? Before I get into that, I can clearly vouch for …

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Woeful saga of hospitals

Dear writer, I am an expatriate woman, one of the more than three million living on this good land. We produce as much as the citizens do and we have the same rights, except political, and we carry out the duties they do. “I write to you because I feel …

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