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'Jedareyat' voluntary team turns walls into canvases

خميس, 07/12/2017 - 4:47ص
By Mubarak Al-Ajmi KUWAIT, Dec 7 (KUNA) -- The Kuwaiti 'Jedareyat' team, a voluntary group aim at transforming walls in Kuwait into artistic drawings. By doing so, the team is delivering a positive massage of awareness to the community, and ...

Kuwait keen on combating human trafficking, smuggling immigrants

خميس, 07/12/2017 - 4:23ص
DOHA, Dec 7 (KUNA) -- Kuwait voiced deep keenness on Thursday to protect humans from trafficking and smuggling as a form of contemporary slavery and a blatant violation of human rights and fundamental freedoms guaranteed by international laws.Kuwait ...

OPEC price down 14 cents to USD 60.73 pb

خميس, 07/12/2017 - 4:07ص
VIENNA, Dec 7 (KUNA) -- The OPEC daily basket price went down 14 cents to reach USD 60.73 per barrel (pb) on Wednesday, compared with USD 60.87 pb on Tuesday, the OPEC said Thursday.The average annual rate of the basket, in 2016, hit USD 40.76 pb, ...

Arab Parl't to hold urgent session on Jerusalem

خميس, 07/12/2017 - 3:24ص
CAIRO, Dec 7 (KUNA) -- President of Arab Parliament Mishaal Al-Salmi called for an urgent meeting to discuss the recent US decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital and moving its embassy from Tel Aviv..Al-Salmi said in a statement late ...

Kuwait embassy in Brussels organizes charity event for refugees

خميس, 07/12/2017 - 3:03ص
BRUSSELS, Dec 7 (KUNA) -- The embassy of the State of Kuwait here held last night its first charity reception in support of refugees with the cooperation of a local organisation."Tonight we are together to celebrate the work of an amazing NGO, an ...

IMF expresses concern over corruption in Ukraine

خميس, 07/12/2017 - 2:31ص
WASHINGTON, Dec 7 (KUNA) -- The International Monetary Fund (IMF) expressed deep concern late Wednesday over "recent events in Ukraine that could roll back progress" that was made in setting up independent institutions to tackle high level ...

US tells citizens to exercise caution during int'l travel

خميس, 07/12/2017 - 1:56ص
WASHINGTON, Dec 7 (KUNA) -- The US updated its Worldwide Caution document for its citizens traveling abroad due to "the continuing threat of terrorist actions, political violence, and criminal activity against US citizens and interests abroad."US ...

Photo of the day

خميس, 07/12/2017 - 1:32ص
A silhouette of Kuwait Towers during sunset (Jaber ...

Kuwaiti oil price up 22 cents to USD 59.76 pb

خميس, 07/12/2017 - 1:21ص
KUWAIT, Dec 7 (KUNA) -- The price of Kuwaiti crude oil went up 22 cents, settling at USD 59.76 per barrel (pb), compared to USD 59.54 pb last Tuesday, said Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) on Thursday.In world markets, oil prices went down ...

Today in Kuwait's history

خميس, 07/12/2017 - 1:00ص
KUWAIT, Dec 7 -- 1965 -- Eight members of the National Assembly submit resignation in protest of regulations that restrict freedoms. 1982 -- An Amiri decree was issued to establish the Institute for Banking Studies to be run under the umbrella of ...

Briefing of KUNA main news for Wednesday until 00:00 GMT

أربعاء, 06/12/2017 - 6:46م
WASHINGTON - US President announces recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel. KUWAIT - The State of Kuwait expresses profound regret over the US decision on Jerusalem. KUWAIT - Minister Al-Roudhan announces lifting the FIFA suspension of ...

Trump delays Israeli embassy move by six months

أربعاء, 06/12/2017 - 5:50م
WASHINGTON, Dec 6 (KUNA) -- Hours after recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, President Donald Trump issued a memorandum that will delay the move of the US embassy from Tel Aviv for six months."I hereby determine that it is necessary, in ...

Trump's decision on Jerusalem sets off uproar worldwide

أربعاء, 06/12/2017 - 5:13م
KUWAIT -- British Prime Minister Theresa May criticized the US move, saying: "We disagree with the US decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem and recognise Jerusalem as the Israeli capital before a final status agreement." "We believe it is ...

Mogherini: EU position on Jerusalem remains unchanged

أربعاء, 06/12/2017 - 4:40م
BRUSSELS, Dec 6 (KUNA) -- The European Union expressed serious concern Wednesday about the announcement by US President Donald Trump on Jerusalem and the repercussions this may have on the prospect of peace."The EU position remains unchanged. The ...

Trump's decision on Jerusalem sets off uproar worldwide

أربعاء, 06/12/2017 - 4:39م
KUWAIT, Dec 6 (KUNA) -- Many countries reacted angrily to President Donald Trump's decision on Wednesday to recognize Jerusalem as capital of Israel and move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to the holy city. The Amir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad ...

MoI arrests two citizens accused of assaulting Egyptian expat

أربعاء, 06/12/2017 - 4:27م
KUWAIT, Dec 6 (KUNA) -- The Ministry of Interior (MoI) announced on Wednesday the arrest of two citizens charged with beating an Egyptian worker of a private company. The ministry said it received a complaint from the owner of the company Tuesday ...

Kuwait regrets US recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel

أربعاء, 06/12/2017 - 4:08م
KUWAIT, Dec 6 (KUNA) -- The State of Kuwait followed with profound regret the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as capital of Israel and move its embassy to the holy city, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.Such a unilateral move contravenes the ...

Abbas says Trump's decision won't change reality of Jerusalem

أربعاء, 06/12/2017 - 3:49م
RAMALLAH, Dec 6 (KUNA) -- Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said on Wednesday that the US President Donald Trump's decision recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel will not change the reality of Jerusalem.In a speech broadcast by ...

Thousands more flee as wildfires choke Southern California

أربعاء, 06/12/2017 - 3:37م
WASHINGTON, DEC 6 (KUNA) -- Flames continued to engulf hundreds of homes and force thousands more residents to flee across Southern California on Wednesday as forecasters warn wildfires will continue to spread mercilessly over the coming ...

State Department to "immediately" begin process to move Embassy to Jerusalem -- Tillerson

أربعاء, 06/12/2017 - 3:20م
WASHINGTON, Dec 6 (KUNA) -- US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced Wednesday that the State Department will "immediately" begin the process to implement President Donald Trump's decision by starting the preparations to move the US Embassy ...