Kuwait court upholds death sentence in mosque bombing

Kuwait's appeals court Sunday upheld the death penalty for the main organiser of the bombing of a Shiite mosque claimed by the Islamic State group that killed 26 people. The court however reduced the death sentence handed out to the alleged leader of IS in ...

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Kuwait Airways ends London to New York flights after discrimination complaint

Kuwait Airways has scrapped flights between London Heathrow and New York so that it does not have to sell tickets to Israeli passengers. The airline is no longer selling tickets for seats on the service between Heathrow and JFK airport after US authorities ...

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Kuwait stages football game despite FIFA warning

Kuwait on Friday staged an exhibition game with the participation of former international stars despite being suspended by world football's governing body FIFA. FIFA last week sent a global alert to all members warning them to keep their players away from ...

25 Dec 2015 04:21

KSA, Kuwait seek early solution to ‘neutral zone’ row

Kuwait has reversed the decision of Al-Ahmadi Municipality against the Saudi Arabian Chevron Co. offices in Al-Zour, in which the company was told to remove its offices within one week. The decision had been issued in view of the oil row between the two ...

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Kuwait warns of crackdown on 'wild' New Year parties - gulfnews.com

Kuwait warns of crackdown on 'wild' New Year partiesgulfnews.comKuwait City: Kuwaiti authorities have warned of crack down on wild and illegal celebrations of the New Year. A zero-tolerance policy would be applied towards any abuses or violation of the law while holding parties to usher in the New Year, security ...

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Kuwait politician Nabil al-Fadhl dies in parliament

A Kuwaiti politician, Nabil al-Fadhl, has died during a session of the country's parliament. The 65-year-old collapsed suddenly while at his seat. Other MPs gathered round and the health minister attempted to resuscitate him. Mr Fadhl was also a journalist ...

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Kuwait politician Nabil al-Fadhl dies in parliament - BBC News

BBC NewsKuwait politician Nabil al-Fadhl dies in parliamentBBC NewsA Kuwaiti politician, Nabil al-Fadhl, has died during a session of the country's parliament. The 65-year-old collapsed suddenly while at his seat. Other MPs gathered round and the health minister attempted to resuscitate him. Mr Fadhl was also a ...PM, speaker lead Fadhl funeral Kuwait TimesKuwaiti lawmaker dies during session gulfnews.comTajik parliament speaker leaves Kuwait Kuwait News Agency Arab Times Kuwait English Daily  - Huffington Post  - Middle East Eyeall 57 news articles »

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Original Pin Killers prevail as LEAF, NUSANTARA out – Kuwait Stars stun ... - Arab Times Kuwait English Daily

Original Pin Killers prevail as LEAF, NUSANTARA out – Kuwait Stars stun ...Arab Times Kuwait English DailyKUWAIT CITY, Dec 22: The three teams vying for the last spot of the “Magic 8” won their respective matches but the cream of the crop, the Original Pin Killers team prevailed after Thunder Dragons went puff in the last two games of the Philippine ...

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Kuwait, Iraq have overcome past obstacles: foreign minister - Arab Times Kuwait English Daily

Kuwait News AgencyKuwait, Iraq have overcome past obstacles: foreign ministerArab Times Kuwait English DailyKUWAIT CITY, Dec 22, (KUNA): Kuwait and Iraq have wiped out obstacles and outstanding files that existed over the past years, said First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah on Tuesday. Sheikh Sabah ...FM - Kuwait, Iraq have overcome past obstacles Kuwait News AgencyHM receives thanks from Kuwait, France, Lebanon Times of OmanIraqi FM calls for intensifying efforts to combat terrorism Kuwait Times AllAfrica.com  - Saudi Press Agencyall 35 news articles »

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Kuwait index ends in green with 11.02 pts rise – Oil and gas sector closes 1 ... - Arab Times Kuwait English Daily

Kuwait index ends in green with 11.02 pts rise – Oil and gas sector closes 1 ...Arab Times Kuwait English DailyKUWAIT CITY, Dec 22: Kuwait stocks continued their pull to the green, rising 0.2% or 11.02 points to close at 5,624.68 points with mixed boards. The weighted index ebbed 2.08 points lower to 380.41 points. The KSE benchmark retreated 7.27 points to ...and more »

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Theatre in old Kuwait - Kuwait Times

Kuwait TimesTheatre in old KuwaitKuwait TimesOjairi It is a known fact that overlooking the sea, Kuwait is a fully sea-dependent nation. Kuwaitis used to dive for pearls in summer and sail to India and East Africa for trade in winter. Unlike during pearling expeditions, sailors had enough time to ...

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Sports authority welcomes IOC chief's statement on Kuwait - Kuwait Times

Sports authority welcomes IOC chief's statement on KuwaitKuwait TimesKUWAIT: The Public Authority for Sports (PAS) yesterday welcomed President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach's statement which rebuffed attempts to link the recent Kuwaiti court ruling against President of the Association of the ...PAS welcomes IOC chief's statement on Kuwait Kuwait News Agencyall 7 news articles »

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Scores arrested in Jleeb raid - Kuwait Times

Kuwait TimesScores arrested in Jleeb raidKuwait TimesKUWAIT: A major security campaign was launched on the instructions of Deputy Premier and Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Al-Khalid Al-Sabah and in the presence of Interior Ministry Undersecretary Lt Gen Suleiman Al-Fahd to arrest suspects and ...3338 arrested as commandos, copters used in big Jleeb raid – Early morning ... Arab Times Kuwait English Dailyall 2 news articles »

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Kuwait warns against wild NYE celebrations

Kuwaiti authorities have warned of a crackdown on wild New Year’s celebrations. Tents used to host mixed-gender parties or to engage in illegal activities would be taken down, Arab Times reported. It is illegal to consume alcohol in Kuwait. Security also ...

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Kuwait- His Highness the Amir expresses solace to Saudi King over fatal fire

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) KUWAIT Dec 24 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on Thursday cabled Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman Bin Abdulaziz expressing condolences and solace on victims of the ...

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Kuwait Bank KSC : Al-Dawli organizes training course on 'Fundamentals of Islamic Banking Services and Products'

As the Kuwait International Bank always strives to provide new recruits with training courses to develop their skills, it organized a training course on the "Fundamentals of Islamic Banking Services and Products" for two consecutive days. The training ...

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Kuwait's Jazeera set to add flights to Riyadh on Jan 1

Jazeera Airways has announced plans to increase flights between Kuwait and Saudi capital Riyadh to four flights a week starting January 1, 2016. The airline currently operates three weekly flights between Kuwait and Riyadh on Sundays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Kuwait's property prices to decline in 2016, say experts – Rate hike, low oil ... - Arab Times Kuwait English Daily

Kuwait's property prices to decline in 2016, say experts – Rate hike, low oil ...Arab Times Kuwait English DailyKUWAIT CITY, Dec 23, (KUNA): Property experts predict the year 2016 will witness decline of prices of investment and residential units but believe those for commercial purposes will firm. Recent interest raise on the Kuwaiti dinar and ongoing decline ...and more »

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Kuwait's Jazeera set to add flights to Riyadh on Jan 1 - ArabianBusiness.com

ArabianBusiness.comKuwait's Jazeera set to add flights to Riyadh on Jan 1ArabianBusiness.comJazeera Airways has announced plans to increase flights between Kuwait and Saudi capital Riyadh to four flights a week starting January 1, 2016. The airline currently operates three weekly flights between Kuwait and Riyadh on Sundays, Wednesdays, and ...

25 Dec 2015 04:21

Kuwait oil price drops to USD 28.30 pb

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) KUWAIT Dec 24 (KUNA) -- Kuwait oil price dropped 12 cents to USD 28.30 per barrel in Wednesday's trades as compared to 28.42 pb on Tuesday Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) said on Thursday.In international markets ...

25 Dec 2015 04:21