Kuwaiti security forces surround a Shia mosque that was attacked by Daesh. (AFP/File)
April 29, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Kuwait reaffirmed its commitment to fighting Daesh internationally.
In case the ban is not lifted, the eight national associations have decided that Qatar would host the tournament, but in December 2017.
April 28, 2016 - 15:49 GMT
The national football associations of the six GCC nations, along with Iraq and Yemen, have agreed to hold the much-awaited 23rd Gulf Cup in Kuwait from December...
Kuwait has announced plans to lay off 'unnecessary' expat employees in an effort to reduce the number of expatriates in the country. (File photo)
April 28, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Kuwait continues to put the pressure on expats, who account for 70 percent of the population.
United Nations Special Envoy to Yemen, Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed (C) arrives to give a press conference at the Information ministry in Kuwait City on April 26, 2016. (AFP/Yasser al-Zayyat)
April 27, 2016 - 08:30 GMT
Yemen peaces talks have moved into joint negotiations, with hopes that the ceasefire continues to hold.
Oil exports were not affected by the strike action.  (AFP/File)
April 26, 2016 - 05:13 GMT
With production cut by up to 60 percent, the three-day strike over proposed austerity cuts lead to losses between $175M and $200M.
Yemeni ride past a damaged building outside of Aden. After a year of fighting, the destruction is widespread. (AFP/Saleh al-Obeidi)
April 21, 2016 - 08:48 GMT
Yemen peace talks will begin April 21, with all delegations present in Kuwait.
Kuwaiti oil workers arrive at the union headquarters in Al-Ahmadi, 35 km south of Kuwait city, on April 17, 2016. (AFP/Yasser Al-Zayyat)
April 20, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Thousands of striking oil and gas workers in Kuwait returned to work this morning, after intervention from the acting oil minister.
A Houthi man carries a Yemeni flag in the capital city, Sanaa. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
April 20, 2016 - 07:11 GMT
Delegations from the Houthi rebels and Saleh supporters are leaving Yemen today for peace talks in Kuwait.
Kuwaiti oil workers at the union headquarters in Al-Ahmadi, 35 km south of Kuwait city.  (AFP/File)
April 19, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
A strike by 6,000 oil workers in Kuwait has reduced the country's output to to just 1.1 million barrels per day, compared to 2.81 million barrels last month.
Monsoon and Accessorize were founded in London and together have more than 1,000 stores in 70 countries around the world. (Wikipedia)
April 19, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The new partnership will see expansion of the UK fashion brand with 25 new stores in Saudi Arabia and a rollout of stores in the Gulf.
Contingency plans have been put into place to operate oil installations during the strike. (AFP/Yasser Al-Zayyat)
April 19, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Authorities are arguing against the oil workers' right to strike, calling out limitations on unions to follow dispute-settlement mechanisms.
Taiz citizens protest the ongoing conflict in Yemen. (AFP/Ahmad Al-Basha)
April 18, 2016 - 10:46 GMT
Delegations refuse to meet in Kuwait to discuss peace after multiple ceasefire violations from both sides.
The latest move is one of many attempts to decrease the number of expats in the country, who make up 70 percent of the population. (File photo)
April 18, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Kuwait Municipality is cracking down on the number of expats employed, with a view to making them redundant.
Kuwait is introducing a new payroll scheme for all public employees and wants to include the country’s 20,000 oil workers. (File photo)
April 17, 2016 - 09:39 GMT
Kuwait's Ministry of Electricity and Water have re-operated special electricity generation stations to prevent disruption from today's strike action by oil workers.
Idaho, in the rural midwest of America, is facing issues with discrimination and harassment of Arab students. (AFP/File)
April 14, 2016 - 11:45 GMT
Saudi and Kuwaiti students demand action against the discrimination and physical assaults they face in Idaho.
Five state-owned companies will be affected by the strike. (AFP/Yasser al-Zayyat)
April 14, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Thousands of employees of state-owned oil, gas and petrochem companies will go on strike on April 17 in protest over austerity cuts and privitization plans.