The development came after Kuwaiti lawmakers on Thursday requested an emergency session of parliament to debate the price increase.. (File photo)
September 29, 2016 - 07:24 GMT
A Kuwait administrative court has asked the government to reverse the decision to raise petrol prices, with a ruling that can be still challenged by the government at appeals and supreme courts.
The grant will be directed to improve the health and municipal affairs sectors in host communities, under the 2016-2018 Jordan Response Plan. (UNICEF)
September 28, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The grant from the Kuwaiti Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED) will be allocated to projects in the health sector, for municipal services and for a project in cooperation with UNHCR.
Amnah is a victim of domestic violence. (Al Quds Al Arabi)
September 27, 2016 - 18:44 GMT
She's a victim of domestic violence.
Hassan in a still from his single
September 26, 2016 - 10:12 GMT
Hassan can speak French, English, Turkish and Arabic.
Headquarters of Kuwait Projects Company (Kipco), the country's largest investment company. (Kipco)
September 26, 2016 - 06:30 GMT
Kuwait Projects Company (Kipco) expects Hessah Al Mubarak, the first mixed-use development of its kind in Kuwait, to be inhabited by 2020.
Turkish contractors have so far completed approximately $6.3 billion projects in Kuwait. (Wikimedia Commons)
September 21, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Turkey is looking to invest in upcoming infrastructure projects in Kuwait that are valued at $150B.
Kuwait Football Association headquarters
September 20, 2016 - 16:26 GMT
Sports suspension in the country is considered a great challenge that should be resolved as soon as possible, a Kuwait Football Association (KFA) official said on Tuesday.
Kylie Jenner in designer Yousef AlJasmi's dress. (Instagram)
September 19, 2016 - 11:44 GMT
Both girls are fans of the Kuwaiti fashion designer's collections.
Talk about terrible timing. (
September 18, 2016 - 13:52 GMT
Talk about terrible timing.
The project is strategically located in Mawaleh in Muscat. (File photo)
September 11, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Mazaya Residences, a residential and commercial development, will boast of 300 residential units in various sizes and designs with prices starting at $98,000.
 Sheikh Salman Al-Humoud Al-Sabah meets Brazil's Sports Minister Leonardo Picciani (Photo: KUNA)
September 10, 2016 - 12:46 GMT
Kuwait's Minister of Information and Minister of state for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Sabah Al-Salem Al-Humoud Al-Sabah and Brazil's Sports...
A recent report released by InterNations ranked Kuwait as the worst country in the world for expatriates. (AFP/File)
September 07, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Kuwait is keeping up the pressure on foreign workers with one MP proposing that expats should be deported if they fail a mandatory test on the second try.
Low oil prices prompted the government to reduce spending notably, with cuts mostly hitting non-essential expenditures with little impact on the domestic economy. (Shutterstock)
September 04, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Cheap oil continues to squeeze budgets spending in Kuwait, but the government is committed to push through with its capital spending plans.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) logo
August 31, 2016 - 17:36 GMT
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has condemned the Kuwaiti government after it dissolved the country’s Olympic committee and national football association.
Kuwait spent KD300m ($995.8m) for treatment of citizens abroad between January 1 and August 15, according to local reports. (File photo)
August 30, 2016 - 08:30 GMT
The budget was designed to protect the country’s reputation with foreign hospitals after warnings that several could resort to legal action over KD150m ($497.9m) of unpaid dues from its overseas treatment program.
How cool is that hat/scarf fusion? (Facebook)
August 28, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
An interview with the musician chatting about this latest work, hopes for the future and that cool trip to Chile!