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Team Identifies Loopholes Which Led To Foreign Workers’ Surge, Proposes Reforms

Kuwait Times Newspaper

KUWAIT: His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah meets members of the team on addressing demographic imbalance. – KUNA. KUWAIT: A government team tasked with addressing the demographic imbalance identified the administrative, legal and executive loopholes which led to the surge of foreign workers in Kuwait.

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AUK Starts The New Academic Year With E-learning

Alqabas

The American University of Kuwait began its new academic year 2021/2020 completely online, welcoming new and returning students, staff, and faculty to the university through online meetings and a series of directives on new electronic processes and platforms that will serve the campus community with academic and administrative efforts.

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Kuwait Reports 7 COVID-19 Deaths, 814 New Cases

KUWAIT: Kuwait’s Ministry of Health said yesterday 814 new infection cases with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) were recorded during the past 24 hours. In addition to the new batch of contaminations, ministry spokesperson Dr Abdullah Al-Sanad announced that seven patients succumbed to the....

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A Company Raises $ 121 Million To Develop An E-commerce Platform

Alqabas

FreshToHome, a start-up Indian e-commerce company that sells fresh vegetables, fish, chicken and other types of meat, raised $ 121 million in a new funding round aimed at growing its e-commerce platform. The Bangalore-based company reported the acceleration in growth spurred by it.

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The "GUST" Association: We Have Addressed The "Health Ministry" Not To Approve The Holding Of Exams On The University Campus 10/28-2020 |

"GUST" Association: We addressed "Health" not to approve the holding of exams on the university campus after the Council of Private Universities requested that they not be held

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P&G Produces A "spray" That Kills The Coronavirus

Alqabas

The US Environmental Protection Agency has approved the use of the spray manufactured by P&G, which kills the Corona virus, in light of the increased demand for household cleaning supplies.

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International Restaurants Plan To Expand Drive-Thrus

Alqabas

Burger King, Popeyes and Tim Hortons got a new push to boost sales as the fallout from the Coronavirus pandemic continues as Brands International Restaurants, which owns the three brands, said it plans to modernize and accelerate the driving experience through more than 10,000 restaurants in North America by mid-2022.

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Will Vitamin D Become The Password For Corona Infection?

Alqabas

Evidence continues to confirm that vitamin D may affect the risk of infection with the Coronavirus, and the severity of the disease and its severe symptoms as well.

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$ 14 Billion ... Losses Of 10 American Billionaires In One Day

Alqabas

In one day, America's top businessmen and billionaires, including Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates, Elon Musk, and others, lost 14 billion dollars.

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Health: 807 Injuries Recovered From Corona, And A Total Of 114923 Recovered

Al Watan - Kuwait

(KUNA) - The Kuwaiti Ministry of Health announced today, Wednesday, that 807 people have recovered from infection with the new Corona virus (Covid 19) in the past twenty-four hours, bringing the total number of people recovering in the country to 114,923. The ministry said in a statement to Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) that it has been confirmed.

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Kuwait Red Crescent: Logistical Support To Implement Health Requirements For The (Ummah 2020) Elections

Kuna (arabic)

KUWAIT, October 28 (KUNA) - The Secretary-General of the Kuwait Red Crescent Society Maha Al-Barjas confirmed that the association's support for the 2020 National Assembly elections comes within the framework of providing logistical and health support and backing the concerned state authorities in implementing health requirements to confront the emerging Corona virus (Covid 19).

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Daily Mail: A "respiratory" Test Reveals Infection With The Coronavirus ... Within One Minute

Alqabas

British scientists have revealed a non-invasive breathing test that can detect infection with the Corona virus, within just one minute, as their test, which is the breath imprint, is used to quickly distinguish between the Corona virus and other respiratory diseases such as asthma and influenza.

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Maradona Is In Quarantine After Coming Into Contact With One Of The Injured

Alrai-alaam

Argentine star Diego Maradona, the coach of the Khmnazia Asgrima team, has been quarantined as a preventive measure after one of his contacts showed symptoms of the new Corona virus, as local newspapers revealed yesterday, Tuesday.

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Stranded Filipino MoH Staff Reaches Kuwait

Arab Times

Direct flight brings back medical workers. KUWAIT CITY, Oct 27: A group of stranded Filipino staff at the Kuwait Ministry of Health (MoH) arrived in Kuwait on Monday night on board a Kuwait Airways chartered flight from Manila organized by Al Tayer Travels in coordination with the Philippine Embassy in Kuwait.

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Stc Records KD 209 Mn Revenues For 9M

Arab Times

Net profit rises to KD 27.5 mn, EBITDA reaches 27.7% during first nine months of 2020. KUWAIT CITY, Oct 27: Kuwait Telecommunications Company (stc), a world-class digital leader providing innovative services and platforms to customers, enabling the digital transformation in Kuwait, announced its....

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No Social Distancing In Kuwait Courts

Arab Times

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 27: Even though Ministry of Health had addressed the Supreme Judicial Council in April about the possibility of holding sessions in the courts only if social distancing and other such measures are strictly implement in the corridors, and inside and outside the courts’ halls, the....

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MP Warns Against Chamber Bid For KD 3bn On Necessity Decree

Arab Times

Safa Al-Hashem registers candidacy. KUWAIT CITY, Oct 27: The Election Registration Center continued receiving the applications of citizens who intend to stand for the 2020 National Assembly election on Tuesday. A total of 45 citizens, including six women, registered on the second day of registration for candidates.

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India Issues Travel Update

Arab Times

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 27: The Government of India has issued instructions regarding ‘Visa & Travel restrictions in response to COVID-19’, based on which foreign nationals can visit India by water routes or by flights operating under the ‘Vande Bharat’ mission or ‘air bubble’ (bilateral air travel....

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Flu Vaccination For Expats Postponed

Arab Times

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 27: The Ministry of Health received 55,000 doses of flu vaccine yesterday after a shortage of flu vaccines were reported. 11,000 Influenza vaccines were distributed to the preventive centers in the health areas in each area and another batch of vaccines would be received in a short....

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Filipino Maid Commits Suicide After Coming To Know She Was Infected With Coronavirus

Arab Times

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 27: A 51 year old Filipino maid ended her life in Sabah Al-Nasser area after she came to know that she had been infected with the Corona virus. The sponsor of the maid stated that she slashed her wrist and jumped from the second floor after learning that she was infected with the Coronavirus.

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Corona Kills 7 More; 775 More Infected

Arab Times

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 27: Kuwait Ministry of Health reported 7 deaths and 775 cases due to COVID-19. The death toll climbed up to 756 and the infected cases to 123,092, health ministry data showed. According to ministry spokesman Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad, the number of people hospitalized with the virus stands at 8,220; 116 of whom in intensive care units.

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6,880 Groceries Raided In September

Arab Times

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 27: Director of Capital Municipality Bader Al-Otaibi says the inspection teams visited 6,880 grocery stores in the month of September, issued 401 warnings to grocery stores in investment residential areas, parallel markets and restaurants, and 650 citations against various....

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Gulf Economies: Sharp Downturns, Followed By Recovery In 2021

Alqabas

Analysts in the poll reserved their opinion about the region's heavy dependence on oil causing it to be severely affected by the Coronavirus crisis, given that both demand and price are affected.

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The Trump Campaign Website Has Been Hacked ... And The Attackers: We Have Dangerous Information About The Genesis Of Corona

Al Watan - Kuwait

The campaign website of US President Donald Trump was hacked early Wednesday (Tuesday local time), and the attackers sent a message to voters confirming that they had secrets about the emergence of the new Corona virus.

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Kuwait - His Highness Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, Prime Minister, Meets At Seif Palace With The Economic Reform Team, The Social Media Regulation Team, The Demographics Team And The Education Strategy Team.

Kuna (arabic)

KUWAIT, October 27 (KUNA) - In the context of the interest of His Highness Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, Prime Minister, to follow up the main contents of the fatherly speech delivered by His Highness the Amir of the country Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, may God protect him (during his tenure as deputy

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