The Kuwait government has agreed to recruit nurses through the e-migrate system of recruiting nurses by the Kerala State government in India, for employment by Health Ministry through state-owned agencies.
The Minister of Social Affairs and Labour, together with State Minister for Planning and Development, Hind Al-Subaih, signed a new law which steeply raises fares on work permits and transfer of residence.
New electricity tariffs would be implemented in Kuwait from mid-2017, on receiving the approval from the Assembly, announced MP Ahmad Lari, rapporteur of the Priorities Committee.
In a fresh decision issued by the Public Manpower Authority, expatriate labourers can transfer their residencies to other employers without prior approval of their employers, after three years of employment.
A draft law, if approved may see bills for heavy consumers of electricity grow by as much as seven-and-a-half times that of present.
The Kuwait Towers are the most famous landmarks of Kuwait. The Kuwait Towers are situated on the Arabian Gulf Street in Dasman, promontory to east of City Center. The topmost sphere of the largest tower (187 meters in height), has a revolving observation area and a restaurant with access to high speed lifts. The middle tower comprises one million gallons of water. Read More
Pearl Diving: The Kuwayt Annual Pearl Diving festivals help the current generation to experience the hardship and excitement of pearl diving, which their forefathers once experienced. The festivals are a tribute to men who dedicated their lives to the pearling industry. The youngsters prepare in advance for the event by training themselves in sailing and diving, interacting with old divers and experienced captains, and get familiarized with the equipment. Read More
Kuwait, the prototypical oil-rich state, has more than ten percent of the world's
estimated oil reserves, and is a leading exporter of petroleum. Tourists, who look
forward to a relaxed entry into the Muslim world, can enter Kuwait, and wander around souks, mosques and other sandy traces of ancient Bedouin days. But, behind the extravagant
richness, lies the traditional values and warm Arabian hospitality.