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Kuwait Football Association headquarters
November 17, 2017 - 11:13 GMT
The Arab Gulf Cup Football Federation (AGCFF) on Thursday set November 30 as the deadline for Kuwait to confirm their participation in the 23rd Gulf Cup comeptition.
Author Abdullah al-Busais appeared happy to win the prize. Congratulations! (Twitter / faseeh_club)
November 11, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
The Taste of the Wolf wins its author Abdullah al-Busais a coveted prize.
One MP said that foreigners should be made to pay fees for using Kuwait roads and for remitting money (Shutterstock/File)
November 06, 2017 - 13:33 GMT
A proposal from the Ministry of Interior calls for ensuring that only the necessary expatriates are allowed to stay in the country and the number of expatriates does not exceed 25 percent of the local population.
Kuwait has banned the recruitment of expats who are under 30 years of age. Pictured here: Kuwait's Emir, Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah. (AFP/ File)
November 05, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
Expats younger than 30 years old are banned from working in Kuwait.
Mick Jagger and Noor Alfallah. (Twitter / JStone / Shutterstock.com)
November 01, 2017 - 14:39 GMT
Mick Jagger is 52 years older than his current girlfriend, a Kuwaiti-American producer named Noor Alfallah.
The IMF has encouraged GCC countries to increase the pace of their reforms after projecting the worst growth in the region for years. (File photo)
October 31, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
The IMF has encouraged GCC countries to increase the pace of their reforms after projecting the worst growth in the region for years.
Monday’s resignation comes less than one year after the current government was formed (AFP/File)
October 30, 2017 - 14:34 GMT
Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber Al Sabah on Monday accepted the resignation of the government amid an ongoing crisis between the cabinet and parliament.
Kuwait Football Association headquarters
October 28, 2017 - 21:56 GMT
FIFA president Gianni Infantino also confirmed talks are ongoing with the Kuwaiti FA regarding a lifting of the suspension that has been in place since 2015.
Chairman of the Kuwait Tennis Federation Sheikh Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Abdullah during the meeting of the Arab Federation's general assembly
October 28, 2017 - 21:48 GMT
Sheikh Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Abdullah of Kuwait was elected on Friday, by acclamation, as chairman of the Arab Tennis Federation for a four-year term, 2017-2021.
Kuwait, the ‘kout,’ thrived on outsiders finding it a lucrative money-making machine (AFP/File)
October 26, 2017 - 10:20 GMT
A novel treatment of expats by our parliament took place in these past few weeks. Parliamentarians exaggerated how much Kuwaitis are fed up with the Asian-African invasion of our government institutions.
Ahlam performing sans wardrobe malfunction. (Instagram / ahlamalshamsi)
October 22, 2017 - 15:54 GMT
Emirati diva Ahlam had a bit of a wardrobe malfunction, and everybody's freaked about it.
No reference to the summit or the meeting was made by the official news agencies of the three countries in their accounts of the visit (AFP/FIle)
October 22, 2017 - 08:50 GMT
Kuwait has reportedly called for postponing the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit scheduled in December in the northern Arabian Gulf country.
The Israeli delegation left the talks following the remarks by Al-Ghanim (pictured above) and several other parliamentarians in the midst of applause (AFP/File)
October 19, 2017 - 11:30 GMT
National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim sternly told the Israeli delegation that participated in the IPU conference to leave after hearing the latter’s comments on the Palestinian lawmakers languishing in jail.
Gulf states currently blockading Qatar have tried to woo Kuwait by promising to boycott a football tournament in Doha unless a FIFA ban on Kuwait is lifted.
October 18, 2017 - 17:06 GMT
Gulf states currently blockading Qatar have tried to woo Kuwait by promising to boycott a football tournament in Doha unless a FIFA ban on Kuwait is lifted.
Kuwait's Emir Shaikh Sabah Al Ahmad (AFP/File)
October 16, 2017 - 13:54 GMT
Kuwait's Emir Shaikh Sabah Al Ahmad has arrived in Riyadh on a fraternal visit to Saudi Arabia.
Kuwait cracks down on non-degree holders and vows to punish violating companies. (AFP/ File)
October 15, 2017 - 13:04 GMT
Non-degree holders and violating companies will be fined and punished.