Friday , November 24 2017

Arab Times

‘Database’ of 118 local firms compiled so far under FATCA

Finance has no clue about number of people covered KUWAIT CITY, Sept 24: Unconfirmed statistics indicate there are about 13,000 Kuwaitis holding US citizenship and they have the option now to file bank and tax statements and benefit from the tax reconciliation program or make a formal request to the …

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Customs to retire 80 employees – ‘No exceptions made’

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 24: Director of the General Administration of Customs Jamal Al-Jalawi said no exceptions are made when it comes to sending into retirement all those who have completed 34 years of service, reports Al-Rai daily. Al-Jalawi revealed the customs administration is in the process of issuing a decision …

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PM urged to attend panel meeting on alleged setting fire to Bedoun

Panel discusses delayed setting up of rights commission KUWAIT CITY, Sept 24: The parliamentary Human Rights Committee discussed Sunday the delayed establishment of the National Commission for Human Rights, during which State Minister for Cabinet Affairs Sheikh Mohammed Al- Abdullah affirmed there are no issues concerning names that the government …

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‘Iraq seeks settling pending UN issues’ – We owe Kuwait: Ja’afari

NEW YORK, Sept 24, (KUNA): The Baghdad government is working on settling all outstanding issues with the UN Security Council related to the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait in order to return to the international fold, Foreign Minister Ibrahim Al-Ja’afari said Saturday. “Iraq is keen on respecting international legitimacy and dealing …

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Never going back to Baghdad: Barzani Iran halts flights, holds war games … Iraq vows ‘necessary measures’ ERBIL, Iraq, Sept 24, (Agencies): Iraq’s Kurds will go ahead with a referendum on independence on Monday, Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) President Massoud Barzani told a news conference. Iraq’s Kurds will seek talks …

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Trump casts doubt on N-deal after missile test

Multiple warheads, 2,000 kilometers range for Khoramshahr missile WASHINGTON, Sept 24, (AFP): President Donald Trump gave a stark warning Saturday that cast growing uncertainty over whether a nuclear deal clinched with Iran would survive after the Islamic republic tested a new mediumrange missile. State television carried footage of the launch …

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Saudi slams ‘repression’ – Rape horrors haunt Rohingya

UNITED NATIONS, Sept 24, (Agencies): Saudi Arabia, the birthplace of Islam, on Saturday condemned the government of Myanmar’s “policy of repression” against minority Rohingya Muslims. “My country is gravely concerned and condemns the policy of repression and forced displacement carried out by the government of Myanmar against the Rohingya minority,” …

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Merkel wins 4th term; AfD gains foothold

Schulz’s Social Democrats refuse new coalition BERLIN, Sept 24, (Agencies): Chancellor Angela Merkel clinched a fourth term in Germany’s election on Sunday, but her victory was clouded by the hard-right AfD party winning its first seats in parliament. Merkel, who after 12 years in power held a double-digit lead for …

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Dependent visa to Work visa – Stay of wife in Kuwait

I wanted your help regarding some question for dependent visa. I am living in Kuwait and working here with a salary of KD 1,250 per month. I want to bring my wife to Kuwait on a dependent visa. After she comes to Kuwait, will she obtain a residency card or …

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