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Kuwait Airport said to upgrade security after UK, US warnings
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Kuwait Airport said to upgrade security after UK, US warnings

Thursday, 3 September 2015 1:50 PM

Gov’t has reportedly responded to concerns about security at international airport

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Kuwaiti expat mums hit hard by driving ban
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Kuwaiti expat mums hit hard by driving ban

Wednesday, 2 September 2015 3:21 PM

Strict rules on who can drive in Kuwait are making the school run difficult, say women

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Kuwait arrests 23 suspected of planning a terrorist attack
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Kuwait arrests 23 suspected of planning a terrorist attack

Wednesday, 2 September 2015 12:25 PM

Prosecutors say the 23, and 3 still at large, were ‘spying for Iran and Hezbollah to carry out aggressive acts’

Chinese burn: Gulf markets join global equity slide on China fears
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Chinese burn: Gulf markets join global equity slide on China fears

Wednesday, 2 September 2015 9:49 AM

The country is a major destination for Gulf exports, while oil also fell 4%

Kuwaiti woman awarded $5,000 after purse bought online turned out to be fake
Culture & Society»

Kuwaiti woman awarded $5,000 after purse bought online turned out to be fake

Tuesday, 1 September 2015 10:19 AM

A court ruled the woman had been duped after buying what she thought was an authentic item via Instagram

Kuwaiti Parliament to hire female guards for first time
Politics & Economics»

Kuwaiti Parliament to hire female guards for first time

Thursday, 27 August 2015 4:39 PM

New recruits will be responsible for frisking female members of parliament, visitors

Kuwait Airways plane forced to return to airport after bird strike
Transport»

Kuwait Airways plane forced to return to airport after bird strike

Thursday, 27 August 2015 3:02 PM

Flight KU301 from Kuwait to Mumbai returns safely to Kuwait Airport; passengers switched to another plane

Kuwait summons Iran envoy over disputed gas field reports
Politics & Economics»

Kuwait summons Iran envoy over disputed gas field reports

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 1:41 PM

Kuwait angered at reports that Iran had published brochure on investment opportunities at Dorra gas field

Kuwait announces 6-day Eid break
Culture & Society»

Kuwait announces 6-day Eid break

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 10:59 AM

The gov’t says businesses will be closed September 22-27

Kuwait consumer boycott forces down price of 'king of fish'
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Kuwait consumer boycott forces down price of 'king of fish'

Tuesday, 25 August 2015 8:49 PM

Boycott is a sign of the difficulties which Gulf gov'ts may face as they try to save money by cutting food subsidies

Kuwait International Bank signs $320m 3-yr murabaha financing
Banking & Finance»

Kuwait International Bank signs $320m 3-yr murabaha financing

Monday, 24 August 2015 8:09 PM

Kuwaiti lender will use the sharia-compliant financing facility for general business purposes

Workers strike against Kuwaiti gov't on 'no pay' claims
Politics & Economics»

Workers strike against Kuwaiti gov't on 'no pay' claims

Monday, 24 August 2015 6:13 PM

A group of expats working for a gov’t department claim they have not been paid for three months

Kuwait's Shuaiba oil refinery resumes operation – KNPC
Energy»

Kuwait's Shuaiba oil refinery resumes operation – KNPC

Sunday, 23 August 2015 12:23 PM

Fire at the heavy oil cracking unit at the 200,000 barrel-per-day refinery broke out last Monday

Two Kuwaitis detained in Germany over fight
Culture & Society»

Two Kuwaitis detained in Germany over fight

Sunday, 23 August 2015 11:04 AM

The men reportedly became angry with a hospital translator after requesting a medical report for one of their mothers being treated there

Dubai, Kuwait City among most improved in global liveability list
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Dubai, Kuwait City among most improved in global liveability list

Friday, 21 August 2015 9:05 AM

Gulf cities named in top five most improved in Economist Intelligence Unit list which is topped by Melbourne


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