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Emirates defends security amid cabin ban

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, March 22, (AP): The president of Emirates, the Middle East’s biggest airline, defended security measures at the carrier’s Dubai hub on Wednesday and said the ban on personal electronics onboard US-bound flights came without warning. Tim Clark told The Associated Press that he only learned of …

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US restricts electronic carry-ons on non-stop flights from Kuwait, others – Britain follows US lead … exempts Kuwait

WASHINGTON/LONDON March 21, (RTRS): The United States and Britain on Tuesday imposed restrictions on carry-on electronic devices on planes coming from certain airports in Muslim-majority countries in the Middle East and North Africa in response to unspecified security threats. The US Department of Homeland Security said passengers traveling from those …

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There must be a solution – Misery at airport

Time will pass slowly, and reform will take years before we see a breakthrough in the development of Kuwait — miserable and sad and desolate and damaged and dirty airport, with all its facilities. If I was the president or director of the airport, I would be ashamed of being …

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Item confiscated on Airport during departure, how to get it back

Ten days ago, I traveled to my hometown and I was carrying a water pump in my hand luggage. I carried the same in my hand luggage because it was expensive. The security check before the Kuwait Immigration checked the motor and allowed me to go but on the final …

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Diamonds seized from Asian passenger

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 20: An Asian expatriate was arrested at Kuwait International Airport for attempting to smuggle diamonds into the country. According to security sources, the expatriate passenger, upon arrival at the airport, caught the eye of the customs officers because of his nervous behavior. They checked his luggage and …

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‘Missing gold seals found at airport’ – Probe reveals truth

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 19: On May 3, 2016, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, according to an announcement made to the daily at that time relevant to the precious metals sector in the ministry discovered during the process of inventory that four seals used in the marking of gold had …

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MoI, global firms eye deal to maintain airport security

KUWAIT CITY, May 1: As part of the government’s efforts to raise the level of security at Kuwait International Airport amid unstable security conditions in the region with terrorist groups targeting some Arab and foreign planes and airports, the Ministry of Interior announced its intention to sign a contract with …

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Curse of our airport

I DID not know that the Kuwait International Airport, which I have been criticizing for some time because of its small size and old lifespan compared to other airports around the world, is less than humble and is a ‘curse’ as it is mentioned. A few days ago I left …

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New terminal at Kuwait airport one of ‘largest’ in region

New Kuwait Company recently released its report confi rming the beginning of works on the design, construction, furnishing and maintenance of the new terminal building at Kuwait International Airport. According to the report, the project will cover a dimension of 6.8 kilometers so this will be one of the largest …

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Cabinet to announce ‘tender’ for KD 1.312b new building at airport

KUWAIT CITY, April 24: The Cabinet is expected to announce the tender for the new passengers building at Kuwait International Airport with a budget of KD1.312 billion in its meeting, which will be presided over by HH the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al- Mubarak on Monday, reports Al-Anbaa daily quoting …

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