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Kuwait: Restaurants, cafes likely to open for indoor dining after Eid

Gulf News 11 May 2021
Kuwait City. Although on Monday Kuwait’s Cabinet of Ministers announced that restaurants and cafes will remain closed for indoor dining until further notice, it is likely that they will open their doors again after the five-day Eid Al Fitr holiday, local media reported.
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Kuwait to separate burial sites for residents, citizens

Gulf News 11 May 2021
Kuwait City. Kuwait’s Municipality is working on separating burial sites at the Sulaibikhat cemetery between citizens and residents, local media reported ... That said, as Kuwait plans to lift the partial ...
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Kuwait lifts Eid Covid curfew, retains curbs

MENA FN 11 May 2021
Kuwait City, May 11 (IANS) Kuwait will lift the partial Covid-19 curfew starting from the first day of Eid al-Fitr festival, but some activities would remain restricted, the government announced.At ... .
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Fire Breaks Out at Kuwait’s Largest Oil Field

Kayhan 10 May 2021
KUWAIT CITY (Dispatches) – Fire broke out on Monday at the Kuwait Oil Co’s Greater Burgan field, injuring two workers, the state news agency KUNA reported, citing a company statement.
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COVID-19: 388,000 doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine arrive in Kuwait

Gulf News 10 May 2021
Kuwait City. After a slight delay in the arrival of the Oxford-AstraZeneca shipment due to a worldwide shortage, Kuwait received the third batch containing around 388,000 doses ... The Pfizer vaccine was approved earlier and thus Kuwait first began its vaccination campaign on December 24.
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Kuwait imposes travel ban on Pakistan, 3 other countries

Yahoo Daily News 10 May 2021
Kuwait City [Kuwait], May 11 (ANI). Kuwait became the latest country on Monday to ban entry of flights and travellers from Pakistan, in an attempt to curb the spread of COVID-19 ... To enter Kuwait from the four countries, people must have been in another country for at least 14 days beforehand, a statement by the country's Cabinet said.
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COVID-19: Kuwait to lift partial curfew on first day of Eid Al Fitr

Gulf News 10 May 2021
Kuwait City. Kuwait will be lifting the two-month long partial curfew starting on the first day of Eid, local media reported.
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Kuwait lifts Eid al-Fitr COVID-19 curfew, retains restrictions

China.dot.org 10 May 2021
KUWAIT CITY, May 10 (Xinhua) -- Kuwait will lift the partial curfew starting from the first day of Eid al-Fitr festival, the government announced Monday ... Earlier in the day, Kuwait Directorate General for Civil Aviation announced ...
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COVID-19: Kuwait’s cases drop below 1,000 for first time since February 28

Gulf News 10 May 2021
Kuwait City. After more than two months of daily COVID-19 cases surpassing 1,000, on Sunday Kuwait recorded 992 a decrease compared to past two-months ... In addition, on Friday Kuwait recorded the lowest percentage of positive cases to swabs conducted bringing it to 12.59 per cent ...
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Kuwait launches 2nd-phase COVID-19 field vaccination campaign

Sina 09 May 2021
KUWAIT CITY, May 9 (Xinhua) -- Kuwait launched on Sunday the second phase of the COVID-19 field vaccination campaign that provides vaccines for workers of shopping malls in the country.
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Kuwait sets up plan to return all stranded teachers

Gulf News 09 May 2021
Kuwait City. After over a year of uncertainty, Kuwait’s Ministry of Education is working on a plan to bring back all 2,100 non-Kuwaiti teachers stranded abroad due to the COVID-19 pandemic, local media reported.
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Xinhua Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT, May 9

China.dot.org 09 May 2021
CAIRO -- Egyptian Health Minister Hala Zayed said on Sunday that Egypt will start locally producing China's Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine in June ... ----. KUWAIT CITY -- Kuwait launched on Sunday the second phase of the COVID-19 field vaccination campaign that provides vaccines for workers of shopping malls in the country ... (Kuwait-COVID19-Vaccination). ----.
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Kuwait condemns Israeli displacement of Palestinian residents of Sheikh Jarrah

Gulf News 09 May 2021
Kuwait City. On Friday, Kuwait’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs denounced the Israeli displacement of Palestinians residents in the East Jerusalem neighbourhood of Sheikh Jarrah, Kuwait’s stated media KUNA reported ... Al Aqsa mosque ... .
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