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KUNA : Kuwaiti lawmakers call for united stand against Israel - Parliamentary

July 22, 2018

KUNA : Kuwaiti lawmakers call for united stand against Israel - Parliamentary

A triumvirate of Kuwaiti parliamentarians have urged the international community to take decisive action over 'Israel's perpetual atrocities against the Palestinian people.' 'We need an appropriate and responsive action that addresses the reality on the ground,' Kuwaiti MP Dr. Abdullah Abul told KUNA at the end of the 28th extraordinary session of the Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union on"... Continue Reading

KUNA : Parliament Speaker Al-Ghanim returns home after attending AIPU session - Parliamentary

July 22, 2018

KUNA : Parliament Speaker Al-Ghanim returns home after attending AIPU session - Parliamentary

The Kuwaiti Speaker of the National Assembly Marzouq Al-Ghanim returned home from Cairo along with the Parliamentary delegation accompanying him, after the conclusion of the 28th extraordinary session of the Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union on Saturday.
On his arrival, Al-Ghanim was received at the airport by the Minister of State for National Assembly Adel Al-Kharafi and the Secretary-General of the"... Continue Reading

Kuwait provides fuel to Iraq to overcome electricity crisis

July 22, 2018

Kuwait provides fuel to Iraq to overcome electricity crisis

Kuwait has decided to provide the Iraqi government with fuel to operate the suspended power plants in southern Iraq as protests continue across the country.

The Amir of Kuwait, Shaikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, directed the country’s Ministry of Oil to begin supplying the Iraqi Ministry of Electricity with gasoline"... Continue Reading

KUNA : Kuwait's Higher Education Ministry reports 40 forged diplomas - Education

July 22, 2018

KUNA : Kuwait's Higher Education Ministry reports 40 forged diplomas - Education

Minister of Higher Education Dr. Hamed Al-Azmi announced Saturday that the ministry filed over 40 reports of suspected forged diplomas and turned them to the Public Prosecution to complete the legal procedures.
In a statement to KUNA, Dr. Al-Azmi, also Minister of Education, said that 'the initial inspection of the documents led to the discovery of a number of forged diplomas which called for an"... Continue Reading

Boursa Kuwait Awarded Full Membership at the Federation of Euro–Asian Stock Exchanges

July 22, 2018

Boursa Kuwait Awarded Full Membership at the Federation of Euro–Asian Stock Exchanges

Boursa Kuwait has announced today its membership with the Federation of Euro-Asian Stock Exchanges (FEAS), which facilitates its integration with global financial markets and exchanges.

Through this membership, Boursa Kuwait will be a member of a federation that gathers exchanges from Europe, Asia and the Mediterranean and allows"... Continue Reading

Migrante demands apology from Kuwait celeb who ranted vs maids' day off

July 22, 2018

Migrante demands apology from Kuwait celeb who ranted vs maids' day off

Migrant group Migrante international has demanded a public apology from a Kuwaiti social media influencer who said that maids in her country should not be given days off or rest days.

'We strongly demand that she offer public apology and genuinely express remorse for her disgusting statements,' said Migrante in a joint"... Continue Reading

Impossible to divide expenses between citizens, expats: Minister

July 22, 2018

 Impossible to divide expenses between citizens, expats: Minister

Finance Minister Dr Nayef Al-Hajraf stressed that state budget expenses cannot be divided into expenses on citizens and expatriates because state budgets are allocated for spending on various public services and amenities. Responding to an inquiry by MP Abdulkareem Al-Kandari about how much of the state budget is spent on citizens and how much is spent on expats, Hajraf stressed that article 140 of the constitution"... Continue Reading

KUNA : S&P affirms Kuwait's AA sovereign credit rating - Economics

July 21, 2018

KUNA : S&P affirms Kuwait's AA sovereign credit rating - Economics

Standard and Poor's affirmed Friday Kuwait's (AA/A-1+) long and short-term foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings, with stable economic outlook.
The credit rating agency, in a statement on its website, said it expected Kuwait to continue to hold 'extremely large' government and external net asset positions, which would allow authorities to gradually implement reforms.... Continue Reading

KUNA : KAF honors National Student Ambassadors who have committed to making communities safe from violence - Education

July 21, 2018

KUNA : KAF honors National Student Ambassadors who have committed to making communities safe from violence - Education

The Kuwait America Foundation (KAF) held a ceremony late Thursday in honor and recognition of the 'Do the Write Thing' Challenge (DtWT) National Student Ambassadors who have committed to making communities safe for themselves and future generations against violence.
This year, students from across the US demanded that the nation ensures their safety as well as their friends, families, schools"... Continue Reading

Kuwait probes Airbus Helicopters deal

July 21, 2018

Kuwait probes Airbus Helicopters deal

Kuwait Prime Minister, Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, has ordered an investigation into the €1 billion ($1.19 billion) order signed by the air force for 30 H225M Caracal multirole military utility helicopters, 24 of them for the Kuwaiti Air Force and six for the Kuwait National Guard.

“It has been decided"... Continue Reading

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