‘US cancels Lankan hardline monk’s visa’

COLOMBO, June 30, (RTRS): The United States cancelled the visa given to a Sri Lankan Buddhist monk heading a hardline group accused of involvement in violence against Sri Lanka’s minority Muslims, an official of the group said on Monday.
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No new MERS case found

KUWAIT CITY, June 30: The Chairman of the Corona Rapid Intervention team Dr Ghanem Al-Hujailan was quoted as saying no new cases have been detected except for the three cases which were reported earlier, reports Al-Rai daily. He disclosed there is a…

Work permit transfer streamlined

KUWAIT CITY, June 30: Director General of the Public Authority for Manpower Jamal Al- Dosari issued two decisions to organize procedures for the transfer of work permits in the governmental and private sectors, reports Al- Anba daily.
The first …

New banknotes … suitable time & smooth replacement

KUWAIT CITY, June 30, (KUNA): The wide-scale media campaign launched by the Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) on May 19 to promote new banknotes has contributed to a smooth replacement with currently used notes in the first day of circulation.
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Parliament approves BOT, indemnity bills

KUWAIT CITY, June 30: The Parliament approved the Build- Operate-Transfer (BOT) and indemnity bills in their second reading during the special session on Monday. This came after the legislature endorsed the Financial and Economic Affairs Committee’s…

New bank notes won’t ‘deposit’ for 2 months

KUWAIT CITY, June 30: Senior banking officials have said the Automated Teller Machines (ATM) in banks will not accept cash deposits of the new currency which has been in circulation since Saturday, until the end of the two months period set for the …

Keep fit Kuwait!

IN ADDITION to my media and business career I am also blessed to have obtained my Personal Trainer Certification, which gives me the chance to practice fitness on a professional level and have the advantage and knowledge to keep fit. Kuwait suffers …

Palestinians hold demo in Gaza

The Palestinian Islamic Jihad Movement has held a rally in solidarity with Palestinian hunger striker Ayman Tbeish in the besieged Gaza Strip, Press TV reports.