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Cabinet extends congratulations to all on the advent of new Hijri year

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 9, (KUNA): The Cabinet held its weekly meeting at Seif Palace on Sunday under the chairmanship of His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al- Mubarak Al-Hamad Al- Sabah. After the meeting, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Anas Al-Saleh’s announcement came on …

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No change in New Islamic Year holiday – ‘Either on Sept 10 or Sept 11’

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 30: The official holiday on the occasion of the beginning of the New Islamic Year will not be shifted; it will be either on Sept 10 or Sept 11, reports Aljarida daily quoting sources from the Civil Service Commission (CSC). They indicated that this decision was taken …

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Crystal ball drops in frigid Times Square

Carey redeems herself in New Year’s Rockin’ Eve do-over NEW YORK, Jan 1, (Agencies): The glittering crystal ball dropped with a burst of confetti and dazzling fireworks as revelers rang in 2018 in frigid Times Square — the second-coldest celebration there on record. It was only 10 degrees Fahrenheit (minus …

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Amir exchanges New Year greetings with world leaders

Crown Prince congratulates Amir KUWAIT CITY, Jan 1, (KUNA): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al- Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on Sunday exchanged cables of congratulations with heads of Arab and friendly countries on the advent of the new year 2018, wishing stability, peace and prosperity for all countries. His Highness …

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Revellers, worshippers usher in New Year – Churches, malls, streets packed to capacity

 KUWAIT CITY, Jan 1: Many public and entertainment places, including the Gulf Road, were crowded as a large number of people – citizens and expatriates – opted to celebrate the New Year outside their homes; exchanging greetings and wishes for prosperity and happiness in the coming year. Th e …

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Al Kout welcomes 2018 with unique celebrations – Events and thrilling surprises for youth and family

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 27: Souq Al Kout, part of the Al Kout project, Kuwait’s largest waterfront retail and leisure destination, will be welcoming 2018 through live music performances and a series of exciting activities and events for both the youth and the family during three consecutive days from to Dec …

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Sunday 31st Dec , Monday 1st Jan declared holidays

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 25, (KUNA): The Cabinet announced Monday that next Sunday and Monday — Dec 31, 2017 and Jan 1, 2018 — would be official holidays. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Anas Al- Saleh told KUNA that ministries as well as state institutes and …

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Citizens, residents swarm Gulf Street to celebrate ‘New Year’

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 1: Citizens and expatriates of all ages thronged to Gulf Street and arenas nationwide to celebrate the New Year holiday in an artistic atmosphere filled with joy and optimism, reports Al Seyassah daily. Kuwait’s skies lit up with the wonderful sparkling colors of fi reworks and firecrackers …

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Amir sends New Year greetings, congratulates new UN chief

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 1, (KUNA): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on Saturday exchanged cables of congratulations with heads of Arab and friendly countries on the advent of the New Year, wishing their countries stability, peace and prosperity. In another development, His Highness the Amir on Sunday …

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119,000 people expected to travel abroad to celebrate the New Year

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 29, (Agencies): Deputy Director for Aviation Safety and Air Transportation at the Directorate General for Civil Aviation Imad Al-Jalawi indicated that 119,000 individuals are expected to travel during the period between Dec 28 and Jan 1 to spend the New Year holiday outside Kuwait, reports Arab Times …

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