Sunday, November 18, 2018

Kuwait

Ras al-Zour oil spill: Kuwait battles to control damage, Saudi...

Kuwait battled Sunday to control an oil spill off its southern coast that stained its beaches, threatened to damage power plants and water stations...

Kuwait MPs seek to remove exemptions from expat healthcare fees

Members of the Kuwaiti parliament are reportedly seeking a review of recently announced increases to health care fees for expats with an eye on...

Kuwait: mother beats 5 year old daughter to death

Police in Kuwait have arrested a woman and her boyfriend for killing her five-year old daughter. The two are now awaiting their trial. Investigators...

Kuwait ambassador leaves NZ before police can charge him with assaulting...

Kuwait has removed its ambassador from New Zealand as police sought to charge him with assaulting a woman. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade...

Some teachers threaten to take Kuwait to international courts

The crisis related to the rights of expatriate teachers has escalated to the extent that some teachers have threatened to resort to international courts...

We talked to people who drink illegally in Saudi Arabia and...

Alcohol is illegal in Kuwait and Saudi Arabia, but that doesn't stop people from drinking.Although punishments for trafficking and consuming alcohol can be severe,...

Kuwait: Family Residence visas for expats halted

Kuwait has reportedly halted the issuance of family residence visas for the parents and siblings of foreign workers in the country. Kuwait Times cited security sources...

Kuwait expels Iranian ambassador

Kuwait ordered the expulsion of the Iranian ambassador and 14 other diplomats for alleged links to a "spy and terror" cell, Iranian and Kuwaiti...

Kuwait MP demands 10-year cap on employing expats.

A Kuwaiti lawmaker who has been leading a drive to reduce the number of foreigners in her country has called for imposing a 10-year cap...

Kuwait’s Emir feels “bitterness” over Qatar crisis

Kuwait's ruler on Tuesday expressed "bitterness" over what he described as an unprecedented rift in the Gulf, but said he intended to push ahead...
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