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The new elected chairman of Kuwait Football Association Sheikh Ahmad Yusuf Al-Sabah (Photo: KUNA)
May 21, 2018 - 19:50 GMT
Kuwait Football Association's General Assembly members elected Sunday Sheikh Ahmad Yusuf Al-Sabah to chair KFA, in an extraordinary session...
Oil prices briefly rose above $79 a barrel on Tuesday, making the prospect of introducing a new levy in a country unused to taxation is even less appealing. (Pexels)
May 16, 2018 - 10:00 GMT
The delay in Kuwait’s VAT plans was widely expected, according to analysts, given domestic political resistance to the tax, and the relative strength of the country’s finances compared with neighboring states.
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May 15, 2018 - 13:46 GMT
On 9th May, two alleged jihadist cells were caught in a joint operation by the Counter-Terrorism and Financial Crime divisions of the Italian police. They are believed to be fundraising for the Al-Nusra Front.
Palestinians wave their national flag as they demonstrate near the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip /AFP
May 15, 2018 - 08:53 GMT
Kuwait on Monday has requested a U.N. Security Council meeting over deadly violence that occurred in Gaza near the Israeli border on the day the U.S. relocated its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
Secretary General of the Arab League Ahmed Aboul Gheit (AFP/File Photo)
May 10, 2018 - 02:00 GMT
Arab League Secretary General Ahmed Abul Gheit stressed on Wednesday the need to review the Iran nuclear deal.
Renato Villa, Philippine ambassador to Kuwait, was given a week to leave the country. (AFP/ File Photo)
April 26, 2018 - 09:47 GMT
Kuwait declared the Philippine ambassador a persona non-grata and ordered him to leave the country in a week after embassy staff “rescued” Filipino domestic workers from their employers’ homes following reports of abuse.
Federica Mogherini (AFP/File Photo)
April 25, 2018 - 13:31 GMT
The second day of the Brussels II conference for Syria opened Wednesday with an emphasis on restarting negotiations for a political solution to the conflict while bolstering humanitarian aid for refugees.
Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah
April 24, 2018 - 17:08 GMT
Chairman of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) and Kuwait Olympic Committee Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah will travel to the Iranian capital, Tehran, on April 28.
Elham Shahin has replied to the ageist and cruel comments Fajr Alsaeed made on one of her Instagram posts about her fellow Actress Najlaa Fathy (Source: soheir_ramzy_fans - Instagram)
April 23, 2018 - 11:22 GMT
Elham Shahin has replied to the ageist and cruel comments Fajr Alsaeed, a Kuwaiti Scriptwriter, made on one of her Instagram posts about her fellow Actress, Najlaa Fathy, in her sit down with Wael Elebrashy. She bluntly addressed Fajr warning her to steer away from Egyptian artists as they all have a “natural Egyptian beauty unlike plastic surgery filling or any other beauty enhancements”، adding, “Najlaa is a gorgeous woman and social media has become a dumpster”
A volunteer from a Lebanese NGO distributes bread to Syrian refugees (AFP/File Photo)
April 19, 2018 - 12:57 GMT
Local and international NGOs working with Syrian refugees in Lebanon met with representatives of Prime Minister Saad Hariri’s economic team, the European Union and the United Nations Wednesday in preparation for the upcoming Brussels II conference for Syria.
Scene from the Qatari army in military exercises (AFP/File Photo)
April 19, 2018 - 07:44 GMT
Qatar took part in the month-long “Gulf Shield 1” military exercises, which wrapped up earlier this week in Saudi Arabia, the Qatari Defense Ministry announced Wednesday.
Yemeni soldier stands amongst the rubble as a result of the destructive conflict (AFP/File Photo)
April 18, 2018 - 11:18 GMT
Kuwait's Permanent Delegate to the U.N. Ambassador Mansour Al Otaibi said that there was no military solution to the crisis in Yemen.
Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud (AFP/File Photo)
April 18, 2018 - 08:10 GMT
King Salman has thanked Arab leaders for taking part in the 29th Arab Summit for their “blessed efforts.”
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi (AFP/File Photo)
April 16, 2018 - 13:00 GMT
Uncertainty in Libya and the deadlock in Palestinian reconciliation efforts will be the main concerns of Abdel Fattah El-Sisi as he attends the Arab League Summit in Dhahran.
Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir  (AFP/File Photo)
April 16, 2018 - 07:50 GMT
Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir said that naming this year’s Arab League Summit also as the “Jerusalem Summit” was due to the strong desire to promote the Palestinian cause, which was a central and fundamental issue for Arabs.
Leaders of the 22-nation Arab League hold talks in Saudi Arabia as Syria crisis reach boiling point. (AFP/ File Photo)
April 15, 2018 - 10:33 GMT
Leaders of the 22-nation Arab League, meeting in the Saudi city of Dhahran on Sunday, are expected to stress continuity in their efforts to find a solution to the Syrian conflict. It follows airstrikes by the US, UK and France against the Assad regime on Saturday.