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Egypt fires official in Manpower Ministry over "derogatory comments" about Kuwaiti emir

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 - 04:39 GMT

Assistant to the minister of manpower has been relieved of his duties because of "derogatory comments" about the emir of Kuwait after the Egyptian ambassador in the Gulf country was summoned by the Kuwaiti government.

Kuwait may lift ban on commercial flights from 34 countries, including Egypt

Thu, 15 Oct 2020 - 03:36 GMT

The proposal was submitted to the Supreme Committee to resume commercial flights, by implementing the 14-day institutional quarantine period in Kuwait for those who are coming from the banned countries.

Arab Fund postpones Egypt's payback for 1 year because of COVID-19

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 - 08:02 GMT

The Cabinet ratified on Wednesday the initiative of the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD) to push back the due dates of loan installments and interests.

Egypt's amb. congratulates Sheikh Mishal for becoming Kuwaiti Crown Prince

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 - 02:18 GMT

In an official statement, the ambassador wished the new crown prince success and good health and wellness towards achieving more security, stability and prosperity.

Kuwait Crown Prince takes constitutional oath before Emir

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 - 11:01 GMT

Sheikh Nawaf wished the crown prince best of luck and success in his new duties.

Cabinet observes minute of silence over death of Kuwaiti Emir Sabah

Wed, 30 Sep 2020 - 02:21 GMT

The meeting was held via video conference.

3-day mourning in Egypt after passing of Kuwaiti Emir Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 - 04:26 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi announced public mourning in Egypt for three days after Kuwaiti Emir Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah passed away Tuesday.

Egypt mourns Kuwait Emir's death, hails his role in supporting Arab nation's causes

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 - 02:12 GMT

Egypt has mourned with great sadness and sorrow Tuesday the death of his highness the Emir of the State of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah who died after "a life full of achievements in serving his people, his Arab and Islamic nation and supporting its causes."

Kuwaiti Emir Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah dies aged 91

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 - 01:56 GMT

Kuwaiti Emir Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah dies Tuesday at 91 years old.

Thanaweya Amma top students in Kuwait thank President Sisi for continued support

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 - 01:12 GMT

They added that their desire to excel came out of a strong belief in being ambassadors for their home country in their second homeland Kuwait.

Immigration Ministry: Video showing Kuwaitis beating Egyptian expat ‘taken out of content’

Sun, 06 Sep 2020 - 01:46 GMT

The video “does not include all the details of the incident during which physical clashes took place between the parties to the incident,” the ministry said in a statement on Sunday, adding that the incident ended with an "apology to the Egyptian citizen."

Egypt, Kuwait confirm keenness on boosting economic relations

Wed, 26 Aug 2020 - 08:54 GMT

At a meeting in the chamber, Qouni appreciated efforts by the Kuwaiti chamber for enhancing joint cooperation.

Kuwaiti, Saudi investigated over assaulting Egyptian doctor, security personnel in Kuwait

Mon, 17 Aug 2020 - 03:36 GMT

Kuwait referred to investigations two people, a Saudi and Kuwati nationals, over insulting and assaulting an Egyptian doctor and a security personnel while performing their work.

Kuwait to review decision of suspending flights from Egypt

Sun, 02 Aug 2020 - 11:58 GMT

The ministers also discussed the status of Egyptian and Kuwaiti expats in both states.

EgyptAir suspends all flights to Kuwait until further notice

Sat, 01 Aug 2020 - 02:09 GMT

EgyptAir has decided to suspend all scheduled flights to Kuwait as of Saturday until further notice.

Foreign Ministry stresses strong ties between Egypt, Kuwait

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 - 10:11 GMT

The Foreign Ministry asserted the strong fraternal relations between Egypt and Kuwait, underscoring the keenness of the two countries’ leaderships to promote these ties, in a way that achieves the common interest of the Egyptian and Kuwaiti peoples.

Egypt’s Prosecutor general follows up investigations of assaulting Egyptian expatriate in Kuwait

Wed, 29 Jul 2020 - 12:14 GMT

Egypt’s Prosecutor General Hamada el Sawy is closely following up with the incident of assaulting an Egyptian expatriate at work in Kuwait.

All you need to know about rights of Egyptian workers in Kuwait

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 - 07:33 GMT

et reviews the rights of Egyptian workers in Kuwait according to Kuwaiti law.

Kuwaiti citizen arrested after slapping Egyptian expat’s face 3 times: Consul

Sun, 26 Jul 2020 - 02:47 GMT

The video has angered social media users as well as the head of the Sabah Al-Ahmad cooperative supermarket who announced resigning as an objection to abuses against expats’ rights.

1,895 Egyptians return home from Kuwait on board 12 flights

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 10:38 GMT

Two flights carried 310 Egyptian citizens for Assiut and one another with 145 Egyptians on board left for Luxor, the directorate said.

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