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Announcing the date of the first day of Ramadan 1445 astronomical
Abdallah Shahin - 3 days

Eng. Mohamed Shawkat Odeh, Director of the International Astronomy Center, stated that many Islamic countries will observe the Ramadan crescent on Sunday, March 10. The central conjunction will occur at 9 a.m. GMT on that day, and the moon will not...

Palestinian PM announces government resignation amid political pressure
Asma - 3 days

Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh's announcement of his resignation on Monday has stirred discussions amid the backdrop of increasing pressure from the United States on President Mahmoud Abbas to reform the Palestinian Authority.

The Sabah government provides job security for citizens
Radwa Saleh - 6 days

The Ministerial Committee for Economic Affairs held a meeting chaired by His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Dr. Muhammad Al-Sabah, to discuss a number of national issues, including improving people’s lives, providing the necessary means to...

The Kuwaiti Civil Service nominates new registrants in the employment system
Radwa Saleh - 1 week

The Council of Ministers announced in one of its sessions, in accordance with the instructions of His Highness the Prince Sheikh Mishal Al-Ahmad, to cancel the decision to stop appointment, promotion, transfer and assignment to all state agencies...

Kuwait University solves the problem of delayed payment of faculty members’ dues
Radwa Saleh - 1 week

Dr. Ali Al-Kandari, at the invitation of the Faculty Association, discussed the issue of the delay in disbursing the additional burden dues for the first semester of the academic year 2023/2024, and the reasons for this delay, and called for speedy...

The Kuwaiti Civil Service announces official working hours during Ramadan
Radwa Saleh - 1 week

Today, the Civil Service Commission announced the official working hours for government agencies during the holy month of Ramadan, with a flexible working hours of 4 and a half hours.

Oman announces public holiday for schools on February 25th
Asma - 1 week

On Sunday, February 25, all schools in the Sultanate of Oman, whether public or private, will be closed as a mark of respect for teachers.

The Bahraini Parliament issues a decision regarding living and retirement
Radwa Saleh - 1 week

Representatives of both the Shura and Representatives Councils held a meeting to restructure government support, headed by MP Abdulnabi Salman Ahmed. The first was for the Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Jamal Fakhro, the First Deputy...

Qatar Airways and Visit Qatar announce the temporary suspension of its flights
Radwa Saleh - 1 week

Visit Qatar and Qatar Airways announced the launch of special flight packages for passengers traveling via Qatar Airways, and called these packages “Temporary Stopover Packages in Doha,” during a meeting held by Mr. Saad bin Ali Al Kharji,...

Gulf Bank of Kuwait announces a number of new banking services through its app
Radwa Saleh - 1 week

In 2022, Gulf Bank of Kuwait launched the latest version of its applications on smartphones, as a means of completing its plans for digital transformation, within its 2025 strategy, and its continuous endeavor to improve the customer experience.

Civil Aviation issues an important decision regarding family visits to Kuwait
Radwa Saleh - 1 week

The General Administration of Civil Aviation in Kuwait has addressed ground service providers at Kuwait International Airport directing the arrival and departure of passengers holding “family visit” entry status to the national aviation of both...

Kuwait Meteorology warns its citizens against changing weather conditions
Radwa Saleh - 1 week

Director of the Department, Abdulaziz Al-Qarawi, stated that the current weather in Kuwait is warm and partly cloudy, with moderate to active southeasterly to southwesterly winds, ranging in speed between 20 and 55 kilometers per hour, filled with...

Urgent.. Oman announces the disruption of work in the public and private sector
Radwa Saleh - 1 week

Meteorology announced that most of the governorates of the Sultanate of Oman will be exposed, starting tomorrow, to some climate fluctuations and heavy thunderstorms.

Sultanate oman: The date of Ramadan 2024 and the fasting hours
Ahmed Moawad - 2 weeks

Muslims around the world and in the Sultanate of oman are awaiting the arrival of the month of Ramadan, according to what was announced by astronomical calculations conducted by the Department of Astronomical Affairs at the Ministry of Endowments and...

Qatar Declares National Sports Day 2024 Public Holiday
Asma - 2 weeks

Qatar has declared February 13 as a national holiday, marking National Sports Day 2024. This announcement was made by the Amiri Diwan, as confirmed by a message on the state-run news agency QNA.

Kuwait launches tax agreement with UAE to enhance economic integration
Asma - 2 weeks

The Finance Minister highlighted the recent agreement between Kuwait and the UAE as a pivotal measure to combat tax evasion and avoidance by ensuring there is no double taxation on income and capital taxes.

Kuwait announces new visit visa rules, including 53 visa-on-arrival countries
Asma - 3 weeks

Kuwait has declared its intention to recommence the issuance of visit visas for various purposes, including family visits, tourism, and commercial activities.

Kuwaiti government announces the launch of part-time expat work permits
Asma - 3 weeks

Kuwait has introduced a significant change in its labor policies by initiating the issuance of part-time work permits for expatriates within the country.

Oman Air announces the cancellation of some flights
ahmed atef - 1 month

Within the framework of its strategy to enhance its financial performance, the national airline of Oman has made adjustments to the destinations it serves as well as the frequency of its flights to India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka.

Kuwait resumes family visas with updated criteria, exemptions and application
Asma - 1 month

The Ministry of Interior in Kuwait has reopened the application process for expatriates to request family visas, allowing them to sponsor their wives and children.

Kuwait announces changes to expatriate visas
Muhamed abdo - 1 month

It was stated by Kuwait that beginning on January 28th, family visas for expatriates will once again be available

The General Insurance Authority in Bahrain increases in the pension of Retirees
Radwa Saleh - 1 month

The CEO of the General Authority for Social Insurance, Eman Mustafa Al-Mirbati, revealed to Bahrain that public sector employees can obtain a retirement pension of 90% of the salary they received while performing their work.

Kuwait Airways is considering the decision to reduce the cost of flight prices
Radwa Saleh - 1 month

One reliable source announced that the Board of Directors of Kuwait Airways is currently discussing the decision to reduce flight prices.

Steps to Check and Pay Traffic Fines in Sharjah UAE 2024
Muhamed abdo - 1 month

We explain to you how to check and pay traffic fines in Sharjah online via the Internet via the Sharjah Police website in the United Arab Emirates 2024