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According to security sources, the results of the investigations conducted on the liquor shipment came as an unexpected shock due to the involvement of the religious scholar’s son and the senior official. (Shutterstock)
November 15, 2018 - 04:38 GMT
The son of a religious scholar has been charged with attempting to smuggle a huge shipment of liquor into the country, and he has named a senior official of Criminal Investigations Department as his accomplice, reports Al-Qabas daily.
Forecasts indicate that there would be heavy downpours and active winds with high speed, the cabinet said on its Twitter account on today. (Shutterstock)
November 14, 2018 - 09:20 GMT
The Kuwaiti government on Tuesday decided to suspend work at all ministries, state institutions, faculties, and public and private schools on Wednesday as a precautionary step.
A security source said this happened in the background of letters issued by the Undersecretary of the Criminal Security at the Ministry of Interior Major-General Khalid Al-Dayeen to the Undersecretary of the Ministry of Interior and the issue was discussed at the highest level. (Shutterstock)
November 08, 2018 - 03:23 GMT
The Residence Affairs, Nationality and Passports Department headed by Major- General Sheikh Faisal Al-Nawaf is said to have circulars to concerned departments in all governorates not to issue visas to holders of Georgian passports without his approval.
The popular TV host is a journalist, actress and occasional WWE wrestler. (Source: AFP)
November 04, 2018 - 12:21 GMT
US actress, journalist and TV host Maria Menounos stepped out on the red carpet in Washington last week wearing a dress by designer-of-the-moment Yousef Al-Jasmi.
Nasser Saleh al-Attiyah
November 04, 2018 - 04:27 GMT
Record-breaking Nasser Saleh al-Attiyah confirmed a 14th FIA Middle East Rally Championship (MERC) title with a dominant...
Nasser Saleh al Attiyah
November 03, 2018 - 18:56 GMT
Nasser Saleh al Attiyah emerged relatively unscathed from one of the most action-packed days in the recent history of the FIA...
Nasser Saleh al-Attiyah
November 02, 2018 - 21:35 GMT
Qatar’s Nasser Saleh al-Attiyah cruised into a comfortable lead through the opening 2.3km super special stage of the...
Nasser Saleh al Attiyah
November 01, 2018 - 08:32 GMT
Nasser Saleh al Attiyah will be aiming to match one of the longest-standing records in world motor sport when he heads...
 Middle East Rally Championship logo
October 31, 2018 - 09:56 GMT
Kuwait's exciting new state-of-the-art race circuit will host the country's return to the FIA Middle East Rally Championship...
The Gulf's six oil-exporting countries originally agreed to introduce a five per cent value-added-tax (VAT) at the start of 2018. (Shutterstock)
October 31, 2018 - 09:11 GMT
The Emir of Kuwait has urged the parliament to work with the Government to implement measures aimed at diversifying revenues and developing the economy, stressing the need to push through economic reforms despite higher oil prices.
Every expatriate worker moving from private to public sector must obtain approval of the Civil Service Commission based on relevant regulations. (Shutterstock)
October 31, 2018 - 09:02 GMT
In a bid to organize the labor market and reduce the rate of marginal workers, the Public Authority of Manpower has released new conditions for movement of expatriate workers within various sectors in collaboration and cooperation with Civil Service Commission and the Ministry of Interior.
Artists' rendering of the re-imagined Duqm, Oman (SOM)
October 29, 2018 - 14:17 GMT
Oman is the Switzerland of the Middle East, favoring neutrality above all else while facilitating secretive talks between warring parties.
According to the circular, the applicant must be a Kuwaiti citizen. He must have a general driving license.
October 25, 2018 - 04:44 GMT
Assistant Undersecretary for Traffic Affairs at Ministry of Interior Major General Jamal Al-Sayegh has issued a circular concerning the allocation of licenses only to Kuwaiti citizens for driving taxis at Kuwait International Airport, reports Al-Shahed daily.
The fishermen were shocked when they were prevented from fishing in the Kuwaiti waters which was helping them in covering their expenses. (Shutterstock)
October 22, 2018 - 06:41 GMT
More than 70 percent of fishermen, most of who are of Egyptian nationality, have been forced to return to their home country with no hope of returning due to the recent circumstances caused by the decision to ban shrimp fishing in the Kuwaiti territorial waters such that shrimp fishing is now only allowed in international waters.
The ministry has been keen on following up the case in the context of not allowing irregularities that contradict its laws. (Shutterstock)
October 18, 2018 - 08:24 GMT
Ministry of Commerce and Industry will not allow gender-mixing in sports clubs and health institutes as it violates Islamic law, commercial laws and public morals in the country, reports Al-Jarida daily quoting informed sources.
The campaign resulted in the arrest of a Kuwaiti and 14 transvestites – 11 Filipinos, 2 Thais and an Egyptian. (Shutterstock)
October 18, 2018 - 06:13 GMT
The Ministry of Interior in its continued efforts to cleanse the country of immoral acts, organized surprise inspection campaigns against a number of massage institutes in Hawally because these outlets allowed immoral acts under the cover of massage services, reports Al-Rai daily.