KUWAIT CITY, Sept 20: The Ministry of Interior personnel dispersed about 50 laborers employed by a private company at Zour Port, reports Al-Shahed daily.
This came after the Ahmadi Security Command received a call about the gathering of about 50 laborers. Police patrols rushed to the location where they found out that the laborers had gone on strike due to delayed payment of their salaries for a number of months. Securitymen then accompanied the owner of the company to the police station where he was obliged to pay the delayed salaries.
Meanwhile, fire broke out in a tenstoried building in Hawally area recently. According to a press release issued by Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD), firefighters rushed to the location after the Control Room of KFSD received information about the fire.