Thursday, February 21, 2019

Kuwait

Duterte bans Philippine nationals from working in Kuwait

MANILA: President Rodrigo Duterte has banned Philippine citizens from traveling to Kuwait to work following reports of widespread abuse and exploitation, his spokesman said...

Kuwait’s information ministry cuts foreign advisors

Kuwait’s information minister has reportedly terminated the contracts of all foreign advisors working with the Information Ministry.Kuwait Times cited sources as confirming the cuts were...

How does Kuwait reduce a $23.6bn budget deficit? Layoffs!

Kuwait’s budget deficit battle is off to a bad start.According to Arab Times, an agreement to supply Kuwait with Iraqi gas is hamstrung after...

Kuwait City among top 10 in the region for highest GDP

Kuwait City was cited among the top ten towns with the highest Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the Middle East. The list was published by...

Kuwait postpones VAT implementation

Kuwait - The State of Kuwait is reportedly intending to postpone the implementation of the Value Added Tax (VAT) until further notice.Sources from the...

Kuwait to deport expatriates who break traffic laws twice

Manama: Kuwait said that it would deport any foreign driver caught a second time not wearing the seatbelt or holding a cell phone.“The expatriate...

Kuwait committee proposes new fines, limits to reduce foreign workforce

A supreme committee tasked with reducing Kuwait’s foreign population has proposed new fees, fines and limits with a particular focus on domestic workers. The...

German court rules Kuwait’s national airline can refuse service to Israelis

A German court has ruled that the Kuwaiti national airline can legally refuse to seat and fly Israeli passengers. The case dates back to 2016, when Kuwait Airways canceled...

Domestic cricketer collapses during practice game, dies

The cricketing fraternity in Oman was left in shock on Saturday after 39 year old Mohammed Ashfaque Shaikh, who played in domestic league, collapsed on the...

Kuwait: assembly panel rejects screening foreigners at airport

The Head of Kuwait's National Assembly's Legal and Legislative Committee MP Al-Humaidi Al Subaie said that the panel rejected a draft law calling to...
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