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Kuwait achieves big leap among Arabian channels

Actor Abdullah suffers knee injury KUWAIT CITY, June 18: Assistant Undersecretary for Television Sector in the Information Ministry Majeed Al-Jazzaf said Kuwait has achieved a big leap among local and Arabian channels in the first week of Ramadan; owing to the directives of Information Minister Mohammad Al-Jabri, follow up by …

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TV series aired during Ramadan subject of Parliamentary queries

Article 44 takes time, jeopardizes search: Al-Tabtabaei KUWAIT CITY, June 6: Kuwaiti and collaborative drama and comedy series filmed prior to Ramadan and aired during the Holy Month have always been under the scrutiny of MPs and subject to parliamentary inquiries, especially the MPs from conservative parties. This has been …

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‘No announcers terminated’

KUWAIT CITY, March 18: Undersecretary of Ministry of Information Tariq Al-Mezrem affirmed that none of the announcers at the Ministry of Information has been suspended from work, reports Al-Qabas daily. Regarding the appointment of Kuwaiti announcers based on wages from outside the ministry, he stressed that the ministry benefits from …

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Around 1,200 sacked in TV sector – Grievances under study

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 8: Ministry of Information has terminated the services of nearly 1,200 employees who were working on special contracts in the television sector. This step is part of the ministry’s plan to enhance and develop the human resources, and help in their growth. Speaking to the daily, Assistant …

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Ghroor busy shooting roles in three different TV Series – Al-Jassem receives documentary

KUWAIT CITY, March 16: The Kuwaiti actress Ghroor is currently busy with the shooting of her roles in three different TV series, reports Al-Rai daily. These series are “Demo’a Al-Afaei” (Tears of Snakes) directed by Nahla Al- Fahad, “Soof That Harir” directed by Mohammad Daham Al-Shammari and “Iqbal Youm Aqbalt” …

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Court pulls ‘Watan TV’ licence after daily newspaper closure

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 22: The Administrative Court decided to withdraw the commercial license of Al-Watan TV Channel after losing its capital which led the channel to stop broadcasting. In January this year, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry issued an administration decision to withdraw the license issued to Dar Al …

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Many say spend most time watching TV or phone talk – Diet, exercise top issues list

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 9: The last month of the calendar year is a time for reflection and introspection for many. In this week’s Arab Times online poll, readers shared the habits that they have a hard time quitting, from spending too much time on their phones and watching television to …

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Crackdown on illegal Dish TV

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 29, (Agencies): The concerned authorities in Kuwait during a series of raids on commercial centers have seized a lot of settop boxes of India-based DTH service Dish TV to keep a tap on TV piracy and distribution of what the authorities called unauthorized decoders since Dish TV …

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