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‘Address Kuwait’s financial problems without touching pockets of citizens’

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 3: MP Fares Al-Otaibi has announced via Twitter his intention to submit an interpellation request against Deputy Premier, Minister of Finance and …

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Subsidies for next 3 years to cost KD 16 bln – Fuel price hike prescribed remedy for budget deficit

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 30, (KUNA): Undersecretary of Kuwait’s Finance Ministry Khalifa Hamada said Wednesday that the expected financial subsidy by the State for citizens is …

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DARK ECONOMIC SITUATION AWAITS INACTION – Time up to carry out economic reforms: World Bank to Kuwait

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 28: The issue of streamlining expenditure and cutting down subsidies has resurfaced after the recent report of government’s financial consultant, Earnest & …

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‘Electronic Media Law aims to regulate work in the field, not to create chaos’ – MPs voice objection to ‘subsidies cut’

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 28: Education and Guidance Affairs Committee Chairman in the National Assembly MP Ouda Al- Ruweie said the Electronic Media Law aims to …

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INTENTION TO RAISE PRICE OF GASOLINE SHOCKING: AL TURAIJI – MPs hit govt’s plan to lift subsidies

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 23: Several lawmakers have criticized the government’s plan to lift subsidies on several key commodities and services as part of its austerity …

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Some MPs express objection to govt’s plan to remove fuel subsidy

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 15: Some lawmakers have expressed objection to the government plan to remove fuel subsidy by early next year, as they consider the …

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Subsidy cuts on petrol to hurt citizens, expats – Smart ID holders to benefit

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 13: Subsequent to announcement by the Ministry of Finance few days ago, which confirmed that government will first lift subsidy from petrol …

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‘Subsidy cut on 17 commodities to be implemented in this fiscal year’ – GMRP eyes to transfer 59,000 Kuwaitis from public to private sector

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 12: High-ranking sources from the Ministry of Finance have said the decision to reduce subsidy on 17 commodities, including fuel, will be …

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Kuwait, Gulf warm to subsidy cuts – MP URGES MEASURES TO CURB IMPACT OF OIL PRICE DROP

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 7: Kuwait’s government is showing a willingness to push forward fiscal reforms including subsidy cuts needed to support its currency in an …

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High-earners may lose ration card ‘privilege’

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 28: In the process of streamlining expenditures to cover about KD 7 billion budget deficits, the Council of Ministers in a matter …

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