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Encyclopedia of all grillings submitted by MPs published

Publication contains everything from 1st legislative term KUWAIT CITY, June 13: The National Assembly’s Department of Sessions Affairs recently published an encyclopedia of all interpellations submitted by MPs from the very first legislative term. The publication is one of the most important sources as it documents the Assembly’s supervisory role. …

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Legislator threatens to grill PM

KUWAIT CITY, May 20: MP Riyadh Al-Adsani has unveiled his plan to present a grilling request against His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah on Thursday if there is no denial or confirmation regarding MP Ahmed Al-Fadel’s claim about granting financial assistance to MPs. He said if …

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Interpellation or tools for disruption and settling scores

AFTER the renewal of confidence in Minister of Oil and Minister of Social Affairs, it did not take long for some MPs to wave a new interpellation against His Highness the Prime Minister. It seems as though Kuwait is logged in a muscle-flexing match of parliamentarians who are supposed to …

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Cabinet applauds Premier for his performance during recent grilling

Council of Ministers welcomes planned visit of Turkish PM KUWAIT CITY, May 7, (Agencies): The Kuwaiti cabinet on Monday applauded the arguments of His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah during a recent grilling at parliament. During its weekly routine meeting, the cabinet said His Highness the …

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MP ‘warns’ Prime Minister over oil

KUWAIT CITY, May 6: The Environment Committee of the National Assembly met Sunday with officials from several government entities to discuss the issue of ‘fish deaths’ and contamination of the Sabah Al- Ahmad residential area. Head of the committee, Dr Mohammed Al-Huwailah said that the Environment Public Authority has promised …

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No-confidence motion filed against ‘Oil’ – PM grilling held in camera

KUWAIT CITY, May 1: A motion of no confidence was presented against Minister of Oil and Minister of Electricity and Water Bakheet Al-Rashidi during the regular parliamentary session on Tuesday, following a debate on the grilling request submitted against the minister by MPs Omar Al-Tabtabaei and Abdulwahab Al-Babtain. The ten …

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MPs brace for dawn grilling marathon

KUWAIT CITY, April 30: Speaker of the National Assembly Marzouq Al-Ghanim said Tuesday’s session will begin with topics on the agenda followed by queries to the ministers and grilling requests. He expects the Parliament to deliberate on the three interpellation requests until dawn or early Wednesday morning. If the quorum …

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Cabinet ‘stresses’ Parliament has the right to grill ministers

KUWAIT CITY, April 30, (KUNA): Members of Parliament have the constitutional right to table interpellation requests to Cabinet ministers, but relevant regulations and conditions should be observed, the Kuwaiti Cabinet said on Monday. The Cabinet made the remark during its customary weekly meeting presided over by His Highness the Prime …

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Cabinet examines grilling motions, calls for focusing on basic issues

KUWAIT CITY, April 23, (KUNA): The Kuwaiti Cabinet at its weekly session on Monday examined interpellation motions tabled by MPs against His Highness the Prime Minister and the ministers, urging the legislators to focus on crucial issues that affect citizens’ interests. The ministers examined the motions, addressed to His Highness …

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‘Inability to replace expats’ – MP files to grill Al-Sabeeh

KUWAIT CITY, April 22: MP Saleh Ashour Sunday presented a grilling request against Minister of Social Affairs and Labor and State Minister for Economic Affairs Hind Al-Sabeeh containing three major points: ■ Deviation from applying the law, and misuse of power ■ Failure in achieving reform and development, mismanagement, and …

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