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Jazeera Airways Launches First Flight To China

MENA FN 01 Oct 2022
(MENAFN - Bangladesh Monitor) Kuwait City . Kuwait's low-cost carrier Jazeera Airways launched flights on its first route to China with direct services to Xian on September 19.– Xian as it is the ... .
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Interview: China plays important role in building community with shared future, says researcher

Xinhua 30 Sep 2022
KUWAIT CITY, Sept ... The researcher, who is affectionately called "Princess Anoud" by the Chinese people in Kuwait as she is a member of the royal Sabah family, was entranced by China in 2012 when she visited Beijing and Shanghai and was touched by the combination of tradition and modernity in the two cities.
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High voter turnout reflects Kuwaiti hopes for end to political gridlock

The Arab Weekly 30 Sep 2022
KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait... Kuwaiti women cast their votes during parliamentary elections in Kuwait City on September 29, 2022 ... Women in Kuwait hope to regain some seats in the parliament ... The country also hosts some 13,500 American troops, many at Camp Arifjan south of Kuwait City, which is also home to the forward command of US Army Central.
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Two women elected as Kuwait opposition wins majority in parliament

The News International 30 Sep 2022
KUWAIT CITY. Women returned to Kuwait's national assembly on Thursday as the opposition won a majority in the Gulf's only fully elected parliament, which held its sixth election in a decade ... Kuwait, which borders Iraq, Saudi Arabia and ... Kuwait has never had more than four women MPs.
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Kuwait: 'Think of your children and grandchildren' - Voters begin casting ballots to elect new parliament

Ruptly 30 Sep 2022
Footage shows people arriving at a polling station at the Issa Al-Hamad High School for Boys in the Qadsiya area of Kuwait City ... Kuwait because, in the end, Kuwait will stay and we will be gone, he added.".
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Kuwait vote shakes up assembly amid political gridlock

Wtop 30 Sep 2022
KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Voters in Kuwait chose to shake up their parliament, sending conservative Islamist figures and two women to the assembly in the Gulf Arab nation’s second election in less than two years, according to results released Friday ... Kuwait has the world’s sixth-largest known oil reserves and hosts some 13,500 American troops.
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Appeals court rules Texas courtroom can open with prayer

The Associated Press 30 Sep 2022
KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Voters in Kuwait chose to shake up their parliament, sending conservative Islamist figures and two women to the assembly in the Gulf Arab nation's second election in less than two years, according to results released Friday ... Kuwait has the world’s sixth-largest known oil reserves and hosts some 13,500 American troops.
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Kuwait Holds Parliamentary Elections

MENA FN 30 Sep 2022
(MENAFN - IANS) Kuwait City, Sep 30 (IANS) Kuwaitis headed to parliamentary polls on Thursday to elect 50 members of the National Assembly from among 305 candidates representing five constituencies ... .
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Photos: Kuwait elections, citizens, head to the polls

Gulf News 29 Sep 2022
Kuwaiti women cast their votes during parliamentary elections in Kuwait City on September 29, 2022 ... Kuwaiti women pose for a picture with their passports at a polling station during parliamentary elections in Kuwait City on September 29, 2022 ... Kuwaitis queue up outside a polling station to vote during parliamentary elections in Kuwait City.
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Kuwait holds second election in two years amid gridlock

Federal News Radio 29 Sep 2022
KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Voters in Kuwait returned to the polls on Thursday for the second parliamentary elections in less than two years, hoping to move the wealthy Gulf Arab nation out of a prolonged period of political gridlock ... KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Voters in Kuwait returned to the ...
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Kuwait ruler, longtime diplomat Sheikh Sabah, dies at age 91

The Associated Press 29 Sep 2022
The high regard for Sheikh Sabah could be seen in the outpouring of support for him across the Mideast as he suddenly fell ill in July 2020, leading to a quick hospitalization and surgery in Kuwait City amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic ... Today, Kuwait hosts some 13,500 ...
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Kuwaitis vote in second parliamentary polls in two years

Marietta Daily Journal 29 Sep 2022
Kuwait CityKuwaitis were voting on Thursday in the second parliamentary election in the tiny oil-rich Gulf country in less than two years.In December 2020, Kuwait elected a parliament that was dissolved in June of this year and an ... .
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