Climate improves, Kuwait resumes flights

Kuwait City | The Kuwait International Airport, which was closed due to dust storm, resumed operations in the evening. Imad al-Zaluwi, deputy director general of aviation service affairs at the DGCA, said flights to and from Kuwait had been rescheduled. The dust storm caused visibility of less than 500 meters in some parts of the […]

The need to close the pay gap for domestic workers

In Kuwait, an NGO called for an end to the pay gap for domestic workers. Watchdog, an NGO working to protect the rights of workers in the country, has called for a change in the policy of setting wages based on nationality. The organization pointed out that workers from different countries doing the same job […]

12.8 million dinars, “Agility” net profit for the first quarter

Kuwait: «The Gulf»Agility announced achieving net profits of 12.8 million Kuwaiti dinars, and earnings per share of 6.07 fils per share during the first quarter of 2022, an increase of 1% over the same period in 2021, which includes profits from discontinued operations. Profits from continuing operations grew by 1.311%. EBITDA reached 34 million Kuwaiti […]

kuwait news Malayalam: Eid holiday; Kuwait to allow family members to visit prisoners – Kuwait to allow family members to visit prisoners

Kuwait: Family members will be allowed to visit prisoners during Eid holidays. The Kuwaiti Interior Ministry is taking the necessary steps. Family members will be allowed to visit prisoners during the festive season. Kuwait has made such a decision on humanitarian grounds. This was stated by Major General Talal Mafi, Assistant Under Secretary, Correctional Institutions […]

KIPCO: All the company’s assets are salable at the right price

Al-Sabah indicated that the merger deal is currently in the evaluation period, after which investment houses will be consulted about this deal, and the required approvals will be taken from all parties to move forward with the merger process, while it is expected to be completed in the third quarter of this year. Al-Sabah pointed […]

Kuwait plans to increase fees for certain services

Kuwait City | The Interior Ministry is reportedly preparing to increase fees for certain services in Kuwait. Ministry sources said that a memorandum requesting an increase in fees from the Transport and Housing Departments will be submitted to First Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister Sheikh Ahmed Nawaf Assabah soon. This includes services including visitor […]

Kuwait has seen a sharp decline in the number of domestic workers in three years

Kuwait City: Kuwait has seen a sharp decline in the number of domestic workers in three years. A 19 percent decrease was reported during this period. The Arab Times Online reported, quoting a local newspaper, that 140,000 domestic workers have returned from Kuwait regularly over the past three years. In 2019, there were 731,370 domestic […]