Currently relocated by the company to a camp on the city outskirts, it is learnt that the workers have even demonstrated outside the main office - in vain.Jan 03, 2018, 23:27 PM IST
Kuwait has been barred from taking part in qualifiers for the 2018 World Cup, the 2019 Asian Cup, and before that the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.Dec 04, 2017, 00:05 AM IST
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan pledged his country's continued military support for Qatar during a visit to Doha today, according to state media, amid an ongoing Gulf political crisis.Nov 15, 2017, 23:57 PM IST
The decision comes after Kuwait stopped issuing new visas for North Koreans citing its U.N. sanctions implementation report.Sep 17, 2017, 20:15 PM IST
The Emir of Kuwait said the Gulf Countries have received a letter from Qatar stating that it is willing to sit down at the table and discuss all the demands, which the other parties have put down.Sep 08, 2017, 13:37 PM IST
Across the Gulf, some 6,000 North Koreans work, two officials familiar with Pyongyang's tactics told the AP, including 2,500 in Kuwait, as many as 1,500 in the UAE and 2,000 in Qatar.Jul 28, 2017, 20:37 PM IST
Last year Kuwait convicted 23 men - one Iranian and the rest Kuwaiti - of spying for Iran and Lebanese Shi`ite Muslim group Hezbollah after a cache of guns and explosives were discovered in a raid of the so-called "Abdali cell" in 2015.Jul 20, 2017, 15:55 PM IST
In live footage, Rex Tillerson and Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani signed the pact, which they had been working on for a year, Tillerson explained, Efe news reported.
Jul 12, 2017, 10:03 AM IST
Kuwait, the US and Britain have called for "a rapid end" to the crisis between Qatar and its Arab neighbours through dialogue, the media reported on Tuesday.Jul 11, 2017, 17:54 PM IST
Tillerson's trip appeared aimed at finding a breakthrough in the crisis over sanctions imposed on Qatar by Saudi Arabia and its allies.
Jul 10, 2017, 15:42 PM IST
Royal Jordanian operates 16 weekly non-stop flights to three US cities: daily flights to Chicago and New York, and two weekly flights to Detroit.
Jul 10, 2017, 09:28 AM IST
Turkey started using US-manufactured tomography machines for luggage scan on a test basis in June end, Xinhua news agency reported.Jul 04, 2017, 20:52 PM IST
"This list of demands is made to be rejected," Qatar's Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani said, referring to 13 demands placed on Doha by Saudi Arabia and its allies as the price for lifting an almost month-long "blockade" on Qatar.Jul 02, 2017, 09:55 AM IST
Speaking from Washington, where he held talks with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday, Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani said the Saudi position was unacceptable.Jun 28, 2017, 13:09 PM IST
Saudi Arabia and its allies have put enormous pressure on Qatar to meet their demands.
Kuwait's Supreme Court on Sunday reduced the death sentence of a Shiite citizen convicted of forming a pro-Iranian cell and of plotting attacks to life in prison.Jun 18, 2017, 17:56 PM IST
Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain broke off relations with Qatar on June 5, accusing it of supporting "terrorism".Jun 15, 2017, 19:06 PM IST
The officers found the body in a pool of blood with stab wounds and furniture scattered all over the place.Jun 13, 2017, 17:46 PM IST
Pakistan shares "good" ties with all Gulf countries and has been asked by the country's parliament to stay neutral in the crisis, while trying to resolve it.Jun 09, 2017, 15:47 PM IST
Qatar vowed on Thursday to ride out the isolation imposed on it by fellow Arab states over its alleged support for terrorism and said it would not compromise its sovereignty over foreign policy to resolve the region`s biggest diplomatic crisis in years.Jun 09, 2017, 10:27 AM IST