Latest News for: Kuwait city


Fire breaks out in Kuwait's largest oil refinery

Urdu Point 18 Oct 2021
Kuwait City, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 18th Oct, 2021 ) .A fire broke out Monday in Kuwait's largest oil refinery, causing several injuries but no interruptions to site operations or petrol exports ... Iran, about 40 kilometres south of the capital Kuwait City.

Fire at Kuwait Oil Refinery Under Control, Injuries Reported

Kayhan 18 Oct 2021
KUWAIT CITY (Al Jazeera) – A fire that erupted at Kuwait’s largest oil refinery has been contained with the state-owned oil company reporting a number of injuries, including smoke inhalation ... Kuwait, a nation home to 4.1 million people, has the world’s sixth-largest known oil reserves.

Calling MENA! Put your city on the TC map by joining TechCrunch’s Cities Survey 2021

Crunch 18 Oct 2021
TechCrunch is embarking on a major new project to survey founders and investors in cities across Europe, Middle East, and Africa. Over the next few weeks, we will ask entrepreneurs in MENA cities to talk about their ecosystems, in their own words. This is your chance to put your city on the TechCrunch Map! ... Gaza City, Gaza ... Kuwait City, Kuwait.

Kuwait launches green cleanup campaign

The Siasat Daily 17 Oct 2021
Kuwait. Kuwait launched on Saturday a cleanup campaign in Hawalli Governorate to help protect the environment and recycle the waste. Organized by Trash Hero, an environmental organisation, the campaign is in cooperation with UN office in Kuwait.

Kuwait: Police shoot in air to disperse attackers

Gulf News 17 Oct 2021
In recent weeks, Kuwait has witnessed a string of attacks on police personnel ... In September, a Kuwaiti man was arrested after he had stabbed two policemen with a knife as they were trying to restrain him from attacking his parents in the town of Jaber Al Ahmad, west of Kuwait City.

Ooredoo Launched iPhone13 in its Largest Annual Event that Lasted for 3 Days with more ...

MENA FN 17 Oct 2021
(MENAFN - Ooredoo Kuwait) Kuwait, Kuwait City. For the eighth year in a row, Ooredoo Telecom, the first to introduce innovative digital services in Kuwait, achieves another milestone that adds to ... .

Kuwait hosts seminar on students' mental health amid COVID-19 17 Oct 2021
KUWAIT CITY, Oct. 17 (Xinhua) -- Kuwait held on Sunday a seminar to discuss mental health of school students amid the spread of COVID-19 pandemic ... Abdullah Al-Sanad, spokesman of Kuwait's Ministry of Health, said that the COVID-19 pandemic has left some effects on the ...

Could Embraer’s E2 Be The Perfect Fit For Croatia Airlines?

Simple Flying 15 Oct 2021
Embraer was in Zagreb yesterday to pitch the E2. Photo. Embraer Embraer pitches the E2 in Croatia ... Out of Zagreb, the E195 can get as far as Reykjavík, Kuwait City, Tel Aviv, and Helsinki. It can also reach cities that Croatia Airlines used to fly to, like Lisbon, Moscow, and Madrid, but which were not profitable to serve with the A320 family fleet.

Column: Do we have the guts to care?

Hickory Record 15 Oct 2021
History is full of individuals who made decisions in their eras which changed the course of human destinies ... Yet, this is not a given ... Bush decided not to use coalition troops to take the city of Baghdad ... Bush knew liberating Kuwait was the mission and recognized taking Iraq’s capital would upset the Arab countries supporting the Gulf War ... to care ... .

How more women can be encouraged to take up STEM careers in the Middle East 

Arab News 15 Oct 2021
DUBAI. Apps, artificial intelligence, fifth-generation telephony, the internet of things, drones, advanced metallurgy, microchips, algorithms and coding. Buzzwords of the moment, to be sure — but also growth areas of the current and future economy ... Students operate their robot as they participate in a local competition for schools in Kuwait City ... Dr.

Kuwait transgender woman jailed for ‘imitating opposite sex’

The Philadelphia Inquirer 14 Oct 2021
KUWAIT CITY -- Human Rights Watch on Thursday urged Kuwaiti authorities to release a transgender woman who was sentenced to two years in ...

Blinken warns of "other options" if diplomacy fails on Iran nuclear issue

Xinhua 14 Oct 2021
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken attends a press conference with Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah (not seen in the picture) in Kuwait City, Kuwait, July 29, 2021. (Xinhua). U.S ... "We are prepared to turn to other options if Iran doesn't change course," he said. WASHINGTON, Oct. 13 (Xinhua) -- U.S ... (JINI via Xinhua) ... ■.

In a first, Kuwait allows women to join military combat ranks

The Arab Weekly 13 Oct 2021
KUWAIT CITY... Defence Minister Hamad Jaber al-Ali al-Sabah said the door had been opened for women to join various combat ranks, including as officers, the Kuwait Armed Forces tweeted ... Kuwait’s decision comes four years after it reinstituted mandatory military service in the country, following a 16-year break from the practice.

Kuwait allows women to join military in combat roles

The Times of India 13 Oct 2021
KUWAIT CITY ... Defence minister Hamad Jaber al-Ali al-Sabah said the door had been opened for women to join various combat ranks, including as officers, the Kuwait Armed Forces tweeted.

Kuwait allows women to serve in army

The Siasat Daily 12 Oct 2021
Kuwait City. Kuwait on Tuesday allowed women to register for military service, according to the Kuwait army. Kuwait’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Sheikh ... Furthermore, the number of female judges in Kuwait rose to 15 after accepting 7 new female judges in May.