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Executive bylaws concerning new power, water tariffs issued

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 15: Minister of Oil and Minister of Electricity and Water Eng. Essam Al-Marzouq has issued executive bylaws of law No. 20/2016 concerning the new electricity and water usage charges, which will be published in the official gazette next Sunday. According to the executive bylaws, the minister will …

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Nationality law, power & water tariffs discussed

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 10: Head of the Political Office of Thawabet Al-Umma Bloc, former lawmaker Bader Al-Dahoum, disclosed that members of the bloc held a meeting at the office of its Secretary General MP Mohammed Hayef recently, reports Al-Qabas daily. In a press release, Al-Dahoum noted the meeting discussed several …

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Thirty Kuwaitis accused of violating meter regulations

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 9: Undersecretary at the Ministry of Electricity and Water Engineer Muhammad Bu Shehri has assigned the concerned department to deal with house owners who changed the position of electricity meters without consulting the ministry during demolition or reconstruction of their houses. Sources pointed out that the ministry …

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MP bids to cancel water, power price hikes

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 3: MP Riyadh Al-Adsani has unveiled his plan to present a bill canceling the decision to increase electricity and water charges. Warning that the increase, even if it does not cover private houses, will affect citizens negatively; Al-Adsani pointed out in a press statement that the increase …

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MP targets water, electricity tariffs – Legislator to work demographics bill

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 20: MP Marzouk Al-Khalifa said he will submit a bill to the National Assembly to repeal the Law No. 20/2016 on water and electricity tariffs which is expected to be enforced in 2017. The law was passed by the former Parliament to increase the tariff on water …

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New govt plans to increase water and electricity tariffs – Most issues expected to remain the same as old

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 18: Despite the messages from Government circles to the new lawmakers to close the old chapter and open a new one at the start of the new parliamentary term, it seems that the lawmakers will push for grilling episodes with the aim of creating tension and threat. …

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Status review of expatriate posts in Electricity-Water

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 12: The Ministry of Electricity and Water intends to rectify the status of some experienced expatriate employees before the end of 2016, because it still needs their services, reports Arab Times daily quoting a reliable source. The source confirmed this step is in line with the replacement …

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Regulations for new electricity and water tariffs soon

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 13: Ministry of Water and Electricity is on the verge of concluding the executive regulations of Law No. 20/2016 regarding the new electricity and water tariffs, reports Al- Qabas daily. Following is the price of water: ■ Investment, trade and official sectors (KD 4.0 per each 1,000 …

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Power cut eyed for ones not clearing bills: report – Ways to tackle cheating pondered

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 3: Ministry of Electricity and Water is planning to cut off electricity of those who fail to pay their electricity bills, reports Arab Times daily quoting reliable sources. They revealed that the ministry is also planning to form a committee for providing fulltime workers for reading meters and …

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Majority expresses fear about hike in prices of commodities, services – Rise in electricity tariffs too drastic

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 21: While households are still coping with the increase in petrol prices, many in Kuwait have begun to brace themselves for the rise in electricity tariffs that will have a more significant impact on their wallets. In this week’s Arab Times online poll, readers shared their many …

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