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US jobless rate rises slightly to 4.4 percent in August

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 10:09ص
WASHINGTON, Sept 1 (KUNA) -- The US unemployment rate rose slightly from 4.3 percent in July to 4.4 percent in August, the Labor Department reported Friday.Employers added 156,000 jobs last month, the report said.US job growth in June and July was ...

Erdogan slams US charges against Turkish guards

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 9:56ص
ISTANBUL, Sept 1 (KUNA) -- Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday slammed as biased an indictment by Washington's general prosecutor against Turkish security personnel for roughing up protestors outside the Turkish embassy on May ...

Rain related incidents kill 23 people in S. Pakistan

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 9:34ص
ISLAMABAD, Sept 1 (KUNA) -- At least 23 people including seven children were killed in rain related incidents in Pakistan's southern Karachi city after the city received heavy rainfall, said reports on Friday.The storm drain of Gujjar nullah started ...

KUNA main news for Friday, September 1, 2017

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 9:04ص
Local: WASHINGTON -- The US Chamber of Commerce and the Kuwait Chamber of Commerce and Industry in partnership with the Kuwait Direct Investment Promotion Authority will host on September 6 the first of its kind US-Kuwait Economic Forum with the ...

Coalition review finds 61 more civilian casualties from airstrikes

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 9:03ص
WASHINGTON, Sept 1 (KUNA) -- The coalition against the so-called Islamic State (IS) completed 37 reports of possible civilian causalities as a result of airstrikes in which 13 reports "were assessed to be credible" resulting in 61 unintentional ...

Moscow cautions against war scenario in N. Korea row

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 8:34ص
MOSCOW, Sept 1 (KUNA) -- Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov Friday warned of using force in dealing with the crisis of North Korea, saying that there could be unpredictable consequences.He was quoted by Russian TV as addressing Russian students ...

Briefing of KUNA main news for Friday until 12:00 GMT

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 8:03ص
MAKKAH -- Millions of pilgrims arrive in Mina to perform the stones throwing ritual of Hajj. WASHINGTON -- The US Chamber of Commerce and the Kuwait Chamber of Commerce and Industry in partnership with the Kuwait Direct Investment Promotion ...

Defense Minister to congratulate Kuwaiti troops in S. Arabia on Eid

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 7:43ص
KUWAIT, Sept 1 (KUNA) -- Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Sheikh Mohammad Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah on Friday headed to Saudi Arabia to inspect Kuwaiti forces partaking in "Restoring Hope Operation" for Yemen and congratulating the ...

Speaker Al-Ghanim congratulates Uzbekistan, Slovakia on nat'l days

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 5:20ص
KUWAIT, Sept (KUNA) -- Speaker of the National Assembly Marzouq Al-Ghanim sent cables Friday to top lawmakers in Uzbekistan, Slovakia congratulating them on the advent of their countries' national days. (end) ...

N. Korea condemns US-Japan military cooperation

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 3:59ص
TOKYO, Sept 1 (KUNA) -- North Korea on Friday condemned the increasing military cooperation between Japan and the US, saying its latest missile firing is a warning against it, the Seoul-based Yonhap News Agency reported. The Rodong Sinmun, an ...

His Highness the Amir congratulates Uzbekistan on nat'l day

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 3:42ص
KUWAIT, Sept 1 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sent Friday a cable to President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, congratulating him on his country's national day.His Highness Deputy Amir and Crown Prince ...

His Highness the Amir congratulates Slovakia on nat'l day

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 3:42ص
KUWAIT, Sept 1 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sent Friday a cable to President of Slovakia Andrej Kiska, congratulating him on his country's national day.His Highness Deputy Amir and Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf ...

Hajj Pilgrims in Mina to perform stones throwing ritual

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 2:50ص
MAKKAH, Sept 1 (KUNA) -- Millions of pilgrims arrived Friday in Mina to perform the stones throwing ritual of Hajj.The pilgrims were at Mount Arafat yesterday performing Hajj's grandest rite until sunset. They spent Thursday's evening in Muzdalifa ...

Kuwaiti oil price down 25 cents to USD 47.92 pb

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 2:50ص
KUWAIT, Sept 1 (KUNA) -- The price of Kuwaiti oil went down by 25 cents to USD 47.92 per barrel Thursday after being at USD 48.17 pb the day before, said Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) Friday.At the global level, the price of the West Texas ...

People denied US entry by 1st travel ban can re-apply

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 2:24ص
WASHINGTON, Sept 1 (KUNA) -- People who were denied entry into the US under President Donald Trump's first travel ban which went into effect on January 27, will be able to reapply for visas, it was reported Thursday.According to the settlement in ...

Photo of the Day

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 2:23ص
Construction workers working on Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmad Cultural Center (Jaber Abdulkhaleq – KUNA) ...

US to send more troops to Afghanistan

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 2:21ص
WASHINGTON, Sept 1 (KUNA) -- US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis confirmed Thursday that he has signed orders to send additional troops to Afghanistan but that "it's not complete." Mattis told reporters "I've signed orders, but it's not complete. In ...

His Highness the Amir leaves to US on official visit

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 2:06ص
His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah left the country Friday heading to the United States of America on an official visit. His Highness the Amir, accompanied by Deputy Chief of Kuwait National Guard (KNG) Sheikh Meshal ...

His Highness the Amir receives Eid greetings from senior officials

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 1:48ص
KUWAIT, Sept 1 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received Friday Eid Al-Adha greetings from senior officials.The cables were sent from His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, ...

His Highness the Amir exchanges Eid Al-Adha greetings with Arab, Muslims leaders

جمعة, 01/09/2017 - 1:48ص
KUWAIT, Sept 1 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on Friday exchanged cables of congratulations with Arab and Muslim leaders on the advent of Eid Al-Adha.His Highness the Amir expressed sincere wishes of ...