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Kuwait News Update April 4, 2018

April 4, 2018

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KUWAIT CITY • Kuwait will recruit Ethiopian nationals to make up for a "deficit" in domestic workers, the authorities said yesterday, following the grisly murder of a Filipino maid in the Gulf state. The Philippines banned its citizens from working in Kuwait after the body of 29-year-old Joanna Demafelis was …

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Workers in Kuwait sent around KWD19bn (£44.9bn, $63.2bn, €51.4bn) to their countries of origin or families over the past five years. The bill would levy a tax depending on the sum being transferred. For remittances up to KWD90, there would be a charge of 1%. This would rise to 2% for KWD100-200, …

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As many as 17,000 tourists from Kuwait have arrived in Azerbaijan since the launch of direct flights between the two countries, the Azerbaijani Ambassador to Kuwait Elkhan Gahraman said on April 3. He made the remarks at the meeting with Kuwait's First Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister …

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By AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE, Kuwait, Kuwait City, Apr 3 – Kuwait will recruit Ethiopian nationals to make up for a “deficit” in domestic workers, authorities said Tuesday, following the grisly murder of a Filipina maid in the Gulf state. The Philippines banned its citizens from working in Kuwait after the …

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Manama: Kuwait's parliament will debate a controversial draft law which aims to tax remittances of expatriates in the country on April 17. If the draft is approved, it will be referred to the government and in case the cabinet accepts it, it becomes law. Kuwait would then become the first country in the Gulf …

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Kuwait will recruit Ethiopian nationals to make up for a "deficit" in domestic workers, authorities said Tuesday, following the grisly murder of a Filipina maid in the Persian Gulf state. The Philippines banned its citizens from working in Kuwait after the body of 29-year-old Joanna Demafelis was found in a …

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NEW DELHI: The Emir of Kuwait has commuted the death sentence of 15 Indians to life imprisonment, the government informed Lok Sabha on Wednesday. In a written response to a question, VK Singh, minister of state in the ministry of external affairs, said the sentences of another 119 Indians have …

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ANTI-crime advocates on Tuesday urged the government to keep the ban on the deployment of workers to Kuwait, and demanded “real justice” for murdered domestic worker Joanna Demafelis. Cory Quirino, president of the Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC), said the group lauded a …

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Kuwait on Tuesday announced the lifting of a ban on the recruitment of Ethiopian domestic workers. Ministry of Interior undersecretary for citizenship and passport affairs, major general Sheikh Mazen Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah, issued the decree yesterday after meetings held with a delegation from the …

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… Business Monitor International Research. This year's inflation will remain low partly because of slow economic growth and government reluctance to raise domestic petrol prices. "Inflation in Kuwait will remain subdued in 2018 before rising in 2019 on the back of the introduction of VAT," the report said.

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Kuwait oil price down by $1.39 to stand at US$63.67 pb

KUWAIT, 4th April, 2018 (WAM) — The price of Kuwaiti oil went down by US$1.39 on Tuesday and settled at US$63.67 per barrel, compared to US$65.06 pb the day before, said Kuwait Petroleum Corporation Wednesday. According to the Kuwait News Agency, KUNA, the price of the Brent crude went up …

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Kin of murdered Filipina maid in Kuwait want to witness execution of employers

Agencies/Inquirer MANILA "I WANT our family to be there when it is carried out." This was how Joyce Demafelis reacted to news that a Kuwaiti court sentenced to death the employers of her elder sister Joanna, whose body was found in a freezer in an abandoned apartment in Kuwait last February.

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