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Smart ‘driving licences’ to be issued in September

May 16, 20180 Comments

The Interior Ministry has adopted the smart edriving license project, including all information from the Public Authority for Civil Information (PACI) just like the epassport, reports Al-Rai daily quoting security sources.

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Tortured and sexually assaulted the Indian domestic

May 14, 20180 Comments

The Criminal Investigations Department has summoned the Kuwaiti sponsor for allegedly torturing and sexually assaulting his Indian house help while at the same time investigating the complaint which has been filed by the Indian Embassy.

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Fine upto KD 6,000 to be imposed for incorrect or fake news

May 14, 20181 Comment

Items on the agenda of the parliamentary session slated for Tuesday includes the 54th report of the Legislative and Legal Affairs Committee on the proposed amendment of law number 31/1970 amending certain provisions of Penal Code number 16/1960.

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Expat crossed the border by hiding himself in truck

May 13, 20180 Comments

An expat was arrested for violating the residency law, as he had entered illegally on a heavy vehicle that came from Saudi Arabia.

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“Salem Al-Mubarak Street” going to be “Barayeh Salem”

May 8, 20180 Comments

Authorities are renovating Salem Al-Mubarak shopping street, closing it to traffic and re-naming it as ‘Barayeh Salem’ – derived from the genuine Kuwaiti term ‘Baraha,’ meaning a yard. The enterprise is designed to lure tourists and shoppers as part of the state approach toward commercial and economic prosperity.(KUNA)

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Rent values fall by 13 percent and Tens thousands flats are vacant

May 5, 20183 Comments

There are currently 49,130 empty flats in Kuwait and 26,466 others under construction; thus more than 75,000 units need to be “absorbed” by the domestic property market in 4-5 years, according to the Kuwait Real Estate Union.

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Kuwait destroys liquor worth KD10.8 million in value

May 2, 20181 Comment

The authorities in Kuwait have destroyed the largest ever quantity of liquor bottles in its history.

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147 expats deported

November 13, 20170 Comments

Statistics issued by the General Traffic Department show the number of violations recorded from the beginning of the current year until the end of last October reached 2.437 million, reports Al-Jarida daily.

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Expat Arrested at airport after 20 years

October 10, 20170 Comments

An Indian expatriate was arrested at Kuwait International Airport for attempting to enter the country illegally as he was deported from Kuwait 20 years ago.

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ACs consume bulk of power in Kuwait

October 3, 20170 Comments

Minister of Oil and Minister of Electricity and Water Essam Al-Marzouq said on Monday air-conditioners consume 70 percent of the power in Kuwait. The minister, speaking at the inauguration of a workshop themed “power efficiency and cooling technology,” revealed that the ministry, this year shifted surplus of electricity to another GCC country via the Council power grid, indicating that power was saved due to rationing plans.

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