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Kuwait- Conferees stress importance of Arab strategic plan for housing, development
Today in Kuwait's History : 27/12/2017
Worst-case global warming scenarios not credible: Study
Expats' valued services
Kuwait parliament Oks international treaties
Kuwait- IFAD renews pledge to leave no one behind in fragile situations
Al-Shaheed Park ideal model for green standards: official
EPA closely following up int'l environmental accords Kuwait bound to - senior official
Kuwait Nat'l, Liberation Days celebrated in several countries abroad
1.5 million penguins discovered on remote Antarctic islands
GCC women lead the charge to transform region into a smart energy powerhouse
Macron pledges $700 million euros for new solar projects
Australia bushfires destroy homes, kill cattle
Today in Kuwait's History : 28/03/2018
Kuwait reiterates its support for peacekeeping operations
Egypt, Saudi Arabia to consolidate efforts against climate change
Maldives Builds Giant New Airport Runway Despite Global Warming
KISR completes fish farming project in line with Kuwait New Vision 2035
In sniffling Islamabad, pollen allergies soar
Climate change to impact GCC's economic diversification
NEW YORK, April 24 (KUNA) -- Permanent Representative to the United Nations Mansour Al-Otaibi submitted Kuwait's ratified copy of Paris Climate ... Paris Climate Agreement aims to respond to the global climate change threat by seeking to keep average annual rise of the global temperature below ...
Abdul Rahim, who works for the Gwadar Development Authority, under the provincial government of Balochistan, said climate change is playing a role in Gwadar's thirst. “I would say because of climate change the rains have stopped – it used to rain much more often and in every season. Now Gwadar is ...
(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) NEW YORK, April 24 (KUNA) -- Permanent Representative to the United Nations Mansour Al-Otaibi ... Paris Climate Agreement aims to respond to the global climate change threat by seeking to keep average annual rise of the global temperature below two ...
Kuwait, Apr.26 (BNA): The Organisation of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries' (OAPEC) Council of Ministers will hold here its 100th meeting, on the delegates' ... In addition, the Council of Ministers will be apprised of a number of reports on climate change and environmental affairs, the events OAPEC ...
Some species may be able to avoid changes in environmental conditions by migrating north toward cooler waters off the coasts of Kuwait and northern ... The scientists published their findings in an article titled, "Climate change impacts on marine biodiversity, fisheries and society in the Arabian Gulf.
Cayetano issued the statement Thursday (May 3) after the Star published a story saying the Kuwaiti government deliberately cut off the electric and ... “We have to actively participate in the negotiations because a lot is at stake for our country that is highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change,” ...
Kuwait had earlier announced that it was implementing a ban on the ... The UAE's Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MoCCaE) also ...
Pakistan benefits from Kuwait's ban on import of Indian fruits: FPCCI ... The UAE's Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MoCCaE) also ...
Tourism
We're not just oil traders: Saudi Prince
How medical tourism – a hot-button issue – could help Canada's economy
Land of Fire expecting massive influx of tourists for New Year
Bodies found hanging in Mexico tourism hotspot
Action Hotels receives US$1.2mln rent waiver from owner of Kuwait ibis hotel
Kuwait has great tourism, cultural potential - UNWTO Sec. Gen.
Jerusalem shadows Christmas – Tension simmers
Kuwait- Top priority to bills for reform
Top priority to bills for reform
Jerusalem tensions cast shadow over Holy Land Christmas
TV folk band performs to celebrate Gulf Cup 23
'Huge tourism, cultural future seen in Kuwait' – Call for more investment
TEC Introduces 'The Golden Age' Circus
New sales head for Kuwait Marriott Hotels
UAE non-oil growth to surge to 3.7pc in 2018
ATO calls on member states to mark Arab Tourism Day
ATO to celebrate Arab Tourism Day
Gulf Air offers free flights for football fans
ATO to celebrate Arab Tourism Day
Greece Becomes a Magnet for Well-Off Arab Tourists
Langham's Middle East hotel on track for 2020 completion
Brunei emerging as tourism destination
Liberia's Ambassador to Kuwait Calls on Liberians to Manage Expectations
SC showcases 2022 hosting preparations at Gulf Cup in Kuwait
Plane bumps into Kuwait Airways flight on runway
Bahrain Tourism Authority announces 4th shopping festival
Rio counting down to carnival under party-pooper mayor
Lack of local tourism options drives spending on short vacations abroad
SCTH uses hot springs to boost investment in medical tourism
Tunisia deploys army, makes 300 arrests as violence rages
Timbalaya comes to Kuwait
Number of tourists in BiH up 13.7 pct in first 11 months of 2017
Kuwait- Plan to raise private sector's role in 'GDP' - 'Obstacles to be removed'
Kuwait plans to raise private sector's role in 'GDP'
Netanyahu in India; first visit by Israeli leader in 15 years
Women alcohol ban reimposed in Sri Lanka
Horeca Kuwait 2018 opens at Kuwait International Fairground
Shaza Hotels signs first Mysk property in Kuwait
Wyndham Hotel Group expands presence in ME
Luxury winter break at Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel
Natural wonders of Turkey's Rize attract visitors
Kuwait's exciting KD 123 mln Al Kout Mall nears completion – Wide-ranging lifestyle and ...
Qatar's Visa-Free Entry Attracts Visitors From Around the World: Tourism Authority
Natural wonders of Turkey's Rize attracts visitors
Dubai's Marmoom Reserve heralds new era of adventure tourism
Winter wonders of Black Sea draw nature, history enthusiasts
Al Kout Mall in Kuwait to open in first quarter of 2018
Jazeera launches flights to Kochi, Ahmedabad
North to send 22 athletes to Olympics in South Korea
Assad regime to promote Syria as 'tourist' destination
Kuwait's $407m retail, leisure destination set for Q1 launch
Kuwait's largest waterfront leisure destination expected to open in Q1 2018
Gulf Arab states expect 2.5 mln Chinese tourists by 2021: report
Turkish Airlines announces first offer for 2018
Kuwait cabinet holds weekly meeting
Kerala Tourism wooing visitors from Europe
Kerala Tourism to Spend Rs 7.5 Cr for Promotional Campaign in Europe
Lebanese President Begins Official Visit to Kuwait
Kuwait, Lebanon leaders hold talks
Jazeera Airways launches service to Kochi
Jazeera Airways makes Kochi its third destination in India
Jazeera Air launches Kochi-Kuwait flights
'White oil': Saudi Arabia seeks place on tourism map
Iraq eager to boost cultural, media ties with Kuwait -- Iraqi Min.
Iraq eager to boost cultural, media ties with Kuwait: Minister
Spotlight: Gulf Arab states increasingly bet on cultural tourism
Agreement signed to attract Arab investments, tourists in Azerbaijan [PHOTO]
Income diversification, tackling deficit Kuwait's key challenges in '18
Colorful makeover puts Mumbai slum on tourist map
Kuwait- Income diversification, deficit key challenges in '18
Millennium to open Copthorne Kuwait City
154000 illegals in Kuwait; amnesty won't be extended
Info min. opens youth initiatives fair
Kuwait- Info min. opens youth initiatives fair
Georgia Sees New Boost in Tourism
Travel, Tourism & Hospitality
Number of tourists increases by 17% in Azerbaijan in January
Kuwait Petroleum Corporation Reveals Spending Plan for the Far Future
Children travel free to Dubai with flydubai
Kuwait Amir's auspices of exhibitions contributes to 2035 vision - Min.
Kuwait sees better inter-Arab ties through Iraq reconstruction conf.
Repatriation of PH workers from Kuwait under way
Repatriation of PH workers from Kuwait under way
Kuwait sees better inter-Arab ties through Iraq reconstruction conf.
Kuwait pioneer in heritage protection -- ALECSO chief
Kuwait Airways launched Go 'Hala Kuwait' festival offer
Kuwait, Iraqi Ministers discuss bilateral cooperation
Georgian, Saudi Arabian Foreign Ministers highlight positive tourism trends
Kuwait Airways launches 'Hala Kuwait' festival offer
Maldives fights off travel alerts; tourists stay away
Australian Foreign Minister lauds Kuwait's humanitarian work
Kuwait warns Duterte on OFW pullout order
Oman- Kuwait Airways launches 'Hala Kuwait' festival offer
Jazeera Airways launches soecial Friday fares
Q & A With Didier Jardin, General Manager, Four Seasons Hotel Kuwait At Burj Alshaya
Kurdistan's delegation discuss Erbil-Baghdad dialogue with foreign officials in Munich Conference
Kuwaitis visiting Thailand cautioned
Leisure Destination: Sharjah unveils premium project to boost tourism
Al Areen Palace & Spa offers Kuwaiti travellers exclusive offers
Saudi Arabia to host first Arab Fashion Week
London, Manchester and Birmingham join hands to attract more Indian tourists in the UK
UK cities join hands to attract more Indian tourists
Ooredoo Passport GCC makes data roaming easier
United Kingdom's Three Largest Cities Join Forces in China Tourism Market
Fireworks and concerts to mark Kuwait National Day in Dubai
Limak wins funding for Kuwait airport project work
Tourism, recreation, hospitality, travel sectors capable of reducing deficit: Leaders Group
Array of exciting events in Dubai to celebrate national day of Kuwait
Emirates A380 returns to Houston
Correction: Kuwait story
Kuwait: Turkey-based Limak Holding wins bid for construction of KIA new terminal
Muscat Bay plans special offer for Kuwaiti investors
Ambassador Saud Abdulaziz Al-Roomi: Kuwait-Azerbaijan relations have witnessed remarkable ...
Kuwait's embassies, consulates aboard mark Nat'l Days
UAE celebrates Kuwait National Day
Kuwait's embassies, consulates aboard mark Nat'l Days
Dubai Airports organises special welcome for Kuwaiti visitors
Malaysia lays out Middle East charm offensive to tackle visitor decline
Kuwait embassies celebrate nat'l days
Luxury hotel supply in UAE and KSA stays strong
Havelock AHI completes fit-out for Kuwait hotel
BTEA celebrates Kuwait National Day
Kuwaiti national fervor sweeps over missions abroad
Kuwait's embassies continue national festivities
Kuwait's embassies continue national festivities
'Visa restrictions' hampering Pakistan-Kuwait ties
Pakistan aims to revive glory of ancient Mughal city Lahore
Kuwait Business Council to host entertainment fest
Thousands of Kuwaitis Travelled to Iran in 2017
“Bhutan and Kuwait have gained the trust and respect of the entire world”
VisitBritain, Tajawal target GCC tourist market
Legendary Kuwaiti singers to give unforgettable performance at Bahrain Bay
Kuwait- Arab-Latin trade talks next year
Limak signs KD 28.990 million infrastructure contract for South Abdullah Al-Mubarak housing project
Long Investment Openings Available In Pakistan: Chairperson Of Sindh Board Of Investment (SBI ...
Legendary Kuwaiti singers to perform at Bahrain Bay – Spring Culture Festival
Slovenia Tops Europe's Best Destination for Sustainable Tourism
RJ launches special offer for Jordan residents
Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi, in Partnership with Yas Island, Announces ...
DCT Abu Dhabi announces roadshow in Kuwait
DCT Abu Dhabi announces roadshow in Kuwait
Sultanate to participate in Kuwait Int'l Agro Food Expo next Sunday
Oman to attend Kuwait agro food expo
Kuwait to finance projects in Egypt worth EGP 5 billion for Sinai development
Oman- Sultanate to participate in Kuwait Int'l Agro Food Expo
Kuwait Air Company Plans to Launch Regular Flights to Tbilisi
Egypt works to attract tourists from Kuwait: minister
Saudi Arabia sees boom in mobile travel bookings
Ukraine reaches agreement on simplification of visa regime with Kuwait
Kuwait Investment Forum 2018 to showcase over $100 bn in potential investment opportunities ...
AzTA: Tourism sector development visible in Azerbaijan
Kuwait Investment Forum 2018 opens today
Kuwait courts the world in new FDI push
Kuwait vies to reposition itself as hub for business
Kuwait mulls new $12bn mega airport
Revealed: Kuwait's Northern Gulf Gateway mega project
Kuwait plans mega Northern Gulf Gateway project
Kuwait pledges to get tough on corruption amid renewed FDI push
Kuwait bids to attract foreign investors
Better late than never: Kuwait makes non-oil push to compete with Saudi, UAE
Plan to increase government spending for science, technology and innovation
Kuwait Seeks Foreign Investments To Diversify Away From Oil
QTA and Kuwaiti ministry ink MoU to boost tourism
Qatar- QTA and Kuwaiti counterpart sign MoU in tourism development
Qatar and Kuwait sign cooperation agreement on tourism
QTA and Kuwaiti counterpart sign MoU in tourism development
Kuwait's Northern Gulf Gateway project to spur foreign investment
Kuwait bids to attract foreign investors
Kuwaiti govt. keen on backing private sector - minister
Bahrain most welcoming towards expats - survey
Premier hails opening of fourth phase of Avenues
QTA and Kuwaiti ministry ink MoU to boost tourism
Government keen on backing private sector, says Al-Sabeeh
Peter Schuler, General Manager, Symphony Style Hotel, Kuwait
Chennai emerging as cheap medical tourism hub
Kerala eyes 'Arab spring' in tourism
Gulf states bank on Saudi Vision 2030 for economic diversification
TEC takes part in KIF 2018
Kuwait- TEC participates in KIF 2018 - Al-Marzouq sheds light on role of tourism sector as magnet ...
TEC participates in KIF 2018 – Al-Marzouq sheds light on role of tourism sector as magnet for ...
AzTA: Tourism is on right track
Ithmaar Holding Hosts Annual Shareholder Meeting
Ithmaar's achievement paving way for group's transformation
Over 1000 Chinese books on exhibition in Kuwait to promote cultural ties
AzTA: Tourism is on right track
China presents 1000 books to Kuwait nat'l library
Over 1000 Chinese books on exhibition in Kuwait to promote cultural ties
Kuwait UK embassy advises caution ahead of 'Punish a Muslim Day'
Kuwait cannot have more distractions on economic agenda
Kuwait embassy warns nationals in UK
Kuwait Airways organises sports day for travel agents in Muscat
Iranians use visa-free travel to Serbia to flee into Europe
Royal Jordanian unveils special Danish offer
N Korea's Kim attends S Korea concert in latest reconciliatory move
Solution to hiring domestics from abroad soon
Kuwait- Solution to hiring domestics from abroad soon
Kuwaiti-Iraqi media figures discuss boosting cooperation
Kuwait, Iraq to boost media co-op
Kuwaiti media delegation's visit to Basra to boost ties - Amb. Al-Sabbaq
Final phase of $2bn The Avenues mall in Kuwait opens
Kuwait's First Deputy Prime Minister: We attach great importance to developing relations with ...
Launch of direct flights with Kuwait attracts thousands of tourists
Senate president meets Kuwaiti prime minister
Kuwait showcases health products and services at medical exhibition
Kuwaiti families properties in Basra safe: Governor Al-Eidani
Philippines promotes medical tourism in Kuwait
New fees on remittances for expats in Kuwait
Iraq's Dhi Qar governorate welcomes Kuwaiti investors, tourists - governor
Iraq's Dhi Qar, Ur welcome Kuwaiti investors, tourists
Plummeting rate hits MEA hotel profits
KJA: 'Collaboration' future theme of Kuwait's Mubarak Al-Kabir, Basra's Faw ports
Philippines to shut holiday hotspot Boracay
KJA: 'Collaboration' future theme of Mubarak Al-Kabir, Faw ports
Formula One reflects Bahrain's cabilities - Kuwait Amb.
Philippines eyes greener Boracay, but cleanup plan unclear
Sir Bani Yas Challenge Launched in Abu Dhabi with more than 250 Participants
Melenzane comes to the Avenues Bahrain
Kuwait- Bahrain's oil discovery to be ranked among top oil reserves - New era of prosperity on the ...
PAL to suspend Kuwait flights on falling demand evacuations
Sharjah Commerce & Tourism Development Authority showcases latest tourism & environmental ...
Sharjah showcases latest tourism & environmental projects at Riyadh Fair
Sharjah showcases top tourism projects at Riyadh Travel Fair
Kuwait-Vietnam trade hit USD 500 mln in 2017 - KCCI
Desert ruins of Al-Ula: Saudis revive forgotten past
Hyperloop connections to boost GCC tourism infrastructure to $56 billion by 2022
Pakistan, Kuwait Fund Ink $15mln Supplementary Loan Agreement
Investments in tourism infrastructure to reach US$56 billion by 2022 d
Air Arabia Egypt flies direct between Sohag and Kuwait
23 tourism projects shortlisted for MEED Projects Awards
Being developed in partnership with the Touristic Enterprises Company (TEC), it is the first franchise deal for the IP. TEC regulates, develops and promotes tourism, recreation and entertainment in Kuwait. It oversees parks, maritime facilities and leisure clubs as well as the Kuwait Towers, a major ...
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and the Kuwait on Wednesday signed a loan agreement of Kuwaiti dinar 4.5 million ($ 15 million) for Golen Gol hydropower project. The State of Kuwait has already been co-financing the project with an amount of $37.00 million. Ghanem Sulaiman Al-Ghenaiman, deputy director ...
ISLAMABAD - Pakistan and the Kuwait Fund on Wednesday signed Supplementary Loan Agreement of KD 4.5 million (equivalent to $1500million) for Golen Gol Hydropower Project. The State of ... (KP) province. It will meet electricity demand in the area and also boost tourism and economic activities.
TTN is the most established trade publication in the Middle East distributed on a controlled circulation basis to members of the travel and tourism industry. Published monthly by Al Hilal Publishing and Marketing Group, the region's foremost trade publisher, TTN is aimed at professionals in the industry, ...
ISLAMABAD (Dunya News): The government of Pakistan and the Kuwait Fund Wednesday signed a supplementary loan agreement of K.D. 4.5 million (equivalent to $ 15.00 million) for Golen Gol Hydropower ... “It will meet electricity demand in the area and also boost tourism and economic activities.”.
The average daily expenditure of visitors from the Middle East, which varies from RM1,185 (US$303) for Kuwait to RM1,046 for the UAE and RM943 for Saudi Arabia, is notably higher than RM720 for Singaporeans, who contribute close to half of total arrivals to Malaysia and stay an average of four ...
Secretary, Economic Affairs Division on the occasion said that completion of the Golen Gol Hydroelectric Power Project will offer new opportunities for the people living in Chitral and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province. It will meet electricity demand in the area and also boost tourism and economic ...
Lightening-speed, innovative hyperloop train systems combined with Saudi Arabia's Haramain High Speed Railway, and the development of key international airports within Saudi Arabia and airport expansion in the UAE, Bahrain, Oman and Kuwait, will significantly impact tourism infrastructure ...
Colliers International said lightening-speed, innovative Hyperloop train systems combined with the Haramain High Speed Railway, the development of airports in Saudi Arabia and airport expansion in the UAE, Bahrain, Oman and Kuwait will help to transform tourism infrastructure development in the ...
Muath B Al Roumi, general manager, Tamdeen Group Marketing, said: “Al Kout Mall, the largest shopping and entertainment destination in the South of Kuwait, features contemporary and distinctive architectural designs to serve the southern regions, the entire population of Kuwait and visitors from ...
Kuwait-based property developer Tamdeen Group has opened Al Kout Mall, the latest addition to its waterfront Al Kout retail and leisure development. The mall is said to have a direct connection to the Al Kout Rotana hotel and Souq Al Kout, the latter of which allows visitors to visit the development's ...
They are an important segment for us, from Kuwait and for travellers from other countries such as India, said Rohit Ramachandran, CEO Jazeera Airways. He added: “The experience for all our passengers will soon be greatly improved with the opening of the new Jazeera terminal at Kuwait International ...
Al-Kout Mall is the latest dynamic development from Kuwait's leading property developer, and the ultimate destination for shoppers, tourists and thrill-seekers from Kuwait and the region. In celebration of the opening, the Mall has organized a rich month-long program of events, including international ...
So, it is conceivable that the Space Coast could expect a number of tourists from these countries. It is, in fact, the Middle East where the currencies used by the wealthy oil-producing countries will get the best bang on the Buck. A survey conducted in March of this year found that Kuwait traded best ...
Tourism Australia is ramping up awareness of its 'An Australian Adventure' campaign through a new partnership using Expedia's technology platform. The promotional body has been actively targeting US traveller market through activities such as the Dundee Super Bowl commercial and ad campaign.
Ras Al Khaimah has recorded a steadily growing economy of 5-7 per cent over the past 5 years, and the emirate's tourism sector is set to play a bigger role in the coming years, experts say. ... "When the UAE, Saudi, Kuwait, and the rest of the GCC and beyond prosper, we all prosper. I see the growth of ...
KUWAIT CITY, April 18 (Xinhua) -- Boodai Aviation, Kuwait's largest tourism service provider, launched an integrated service project on Wednesday to promote comprehensive tourism service. The announcement was made by Robert Hayek, general manager of Boodai Aviation, at the inauguration held ...
The foreign tourist arrival to Kerala from West Asia has been on the rise in recent times, with tourists from the United Arab Emirates going up by 2.64 per cent in 2017. Tourists from other countries in the region such as Kuwait and Oman have also gone up, registering a growth of 14.33 per cent and 5.75 ...
"Tourism is only a small part of our overall economy, at five of GDP. Our biggest sector is ... That is why it is important that Ras Al Khaimah attracts more investors to our growing tourism sector, he underscored. ... "When the UAE, Saudi, Kuwait, and the rest of the GCC and beyond prosper, we all prosper.
(MENAFN) Kuwaiti tourism giant Boodai Aviation was confirmed to have started working on an integrated service project aimed at encouraging ... Boodai Aviation's general manager Robert Hayek has made the declaration of the launch during the inauguration which took place at Kuwait's shopping ...
Saudi Arabia, Azerbaijan and Nepal have emerged as the top destination choices for travellers in the UAE in the last 12 months, new data showed. ... Kuwait saw an increase of just over 13,500 (up 16 per cent) in bookings made in the UAE through all GDS, while Ethiopia recorded a rise of just over ...
Update 09:50 UTC: The director of the cultural heritage of handicrafts and tourism of Bushehr province said: "According to tourism information obtained .... kuwait city - 1 or 2 seconds. but the buildings swinged. mahboula - Weak shaking; khobar - shaking lasted for 15 seconds. no damage; Doha - Light ...
Azerbaijan has lately become the most favorite place for travel of many Muslim tourists. The majority of them are from the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman and Iraq. The growing interest to the country has several reasons, such as short distance to Azerbaijan, opening of more direct ...
“KSA, Kuwait and Bahrain are key source markets of visitors into our destinations,” says Anabela Radosevic, Head of Sales & Marketing at Desert Adventures Tourism. “In Dubai alone, the GCC tops the list of visitors by region at 22 percent, with the KSA and Kuwait being at number 2 and 9 respectively ...
Statistics reveal, the Middle East has turned out to be among the key tourist generating regions for Kerala. It has been seen outbound travel from the Middle Eastern region has grown four-fold over the past two decades. In addition, direct air connectivity from Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Kuwait and others has ...
For example, Muslim travelers from the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Qatar prefer destinations with natural beauty, and like to stay at beach or mountain resorts. They enjoy spas as well as shopping, prefer four and five-star accommodation, and enjoy having Middle Eastern cuisine options available.
The visionary strategy explicitly stipulates developing tourism as part of diversifying resources of income, said Jassem Al-Habib, the assistant undersecretary for tourism affairs at the Kuwaiti Ministry of Information, in a statement to KUNA during inauguration of the Kuwaiti pavilion at the Arab Travel ...
DUBAI, April 22, (KUNA): The State of Kuwait is forecast to witness booming tourism in light of the strategy, Vision-2035, and planned mega projects namely development of the northern region and the islands, a leading Kuwaiti official affirmed on Sunday. The visionary strategy explicitly stipulates ...
Kurt further pointed out that there is great interest from Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the Middle East and from Germany, the U.K., the Netherlands, Italy, Spain and France in Europe. She emphasized that Turkey's geographical position, hospitality and beauty make a ...
DUBAI - The State of Kuwait is forecast to witness booming tourism in light of the strategy, Vision-2035, and planned mega projects namely development of the northern region and the islands, a leading Kuwaiti official affirmed on Sunday. The visionary strategy explicitly stipulates developing tourism as ...
DUBAI, April 22 (KUNA) -- The State of Kuwait is forecast to witness booming tourism in light of the strategy, Vision-2035, and planned mega projects ... developing tourism as part of diversifying resources of income, said Jassem Al-Habib, the assistant undersecretary for tourism affairs at the Kuwaiti ...
Kuwait government has awarded a major operation and amangement contract to Korea's Incheon International Airport Corporation (IIAC) for its new Terminal Four (T4), reported state news agency Kuna. The IICA deal was part of Kuwait government's desire to seek partnerships with international ...
Visa's Global Travel Intentions (GTI) Study highlights various parts of the travelers' journey and found that travelers from the United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Kuwait rely heavily on online sources at every stage of travel and 97%, 93%, and 85%, respectively, gained online access ...
Despite the strained ties, Pakistanis are eligible to apply for medical visas to India, renowned for its booming medical tourism industry. Ahmed-who played 338 international matches, participated in three Olympics and various other high-profile events in a career spanning from 1986 to 2000 — said the ...
The press conference was attended by the president of ATO of the Arab League, the illustrious Sheikh Dr. Bandar bin Fahad Al Fehaid, as well as different tourism ministers and representatives of delegations from Egypt, Palestine, Jordan, Lebanon, Bahrain and Kuwait, among others, showing the ...
Visitors from Kuwait saw an increase of 14.33 per cent during last year and"Oman 5.75 per cent, a press release said. The Kerala minister held discussions with local tourism players and presented before them the significance of travelling across Kerala. He also met and held talks with Sri Lanka Tourism ...
Statistics reveal that the tourist arrivals to Kerala from the Middle-East have been increasing with visitors from UAE going up by 2.64 per cent last year as against the previous year. Visitors from Kuwait saw an increase of 14.33 per cent during last year and"Oman 5.75 per cent, a press release said.
BEIJING: Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans were killed when a bus plunged from a bridge in North Korea, Chinese officials and state media said yesterday. Two other Chinese nationals were injured in Sunday's accident south of the capital Pyongyang, Chinese foreign ministry ...
At the red-carpet ceremony, Millennium Hotels and Resorts bagged the following individual property awards; 'Middle East's Leading Airport Hotel', Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai; 'Jordan's Leading Business Hotel', Grand Millennium Hotel Amman; 'Kuwait's Leading Conference Hotel', Millennium Hotel ...
It was followed by travelers from Saudi Arabia at 93 percent and Kuwait at 85 percent. The study also uncovered certain aspects of travel that can lead to anxiety and stress, including getting, carrying and exchanging cash. “Technology is integral at every stage of the modern GCC travelers' journey, from ...
UAE residents also tend to travel with substantially more cash in their wallet compared to their peers. Each traveller from the country brought $1,901 cash on their last trip, higher than the global average. Saudi and Kuwait travellers, however, carry bigger amounts, averaging at $2,168 and $2,218, ...
Boracay, Philippines, April 24, 2018 (AFP) – Police with assault rifles patrolled entry points to Boracay island on Tuesday just days before a six-month shutdown and clean-up of one of the Philippines' top tourist attractions. President Rodrigo Duterte had branded the renowned white-sand resort a ...
BEIJING: A road accident in North Korea has caused “heavy casualties” among Chinese tourists, the foreign ministry in Beijing said on Monday. ... Duterte last month ordered workers in Kuwait to return over reports of abuse following the discovery of a domestic worker's body in a freezer in an ...
BORACAY: Police with assault rifles patrolled entry points to Boracay island yesterday just days before a six-month shutdown and clean-up of one of the Philippines' top tourist attractions. President Rodrigo Duterte had branded the renowned white-sand resort a “cesspool” fouled by dumped sewage ...
Peza special adviser to the director-general for the Middle East and Northern Europe, Joseph Rivera, who delivered a presentation at Cityscape Qatar 2018, said the Qatar-Kuwait delegation is also eyeing investment opportunities in the IT, business process outsourcing (BPO), and agro-industrial food ...
As far as spending during the entire trip is concerned, the study showed that travelers with the world's top five spending rates came from Saudi Arabia, with an average of $4,800 per trip, China with an average of $4,034 per trip, Australia with $3,529 per trip, US with $3,500 per trip and Kuwait with an ...
KUWAIT CITY (AP) — The Philippines' ambassador to Kuwait has offered a public apology after he made comments about his diplomatic mission's efforts to help abused Filipino housemaids in the Gulf nation. Renato Villa read from a statement and took no questions from journalists in Kuwait City on ...
“Sharjah's tourism sector has recorded consistent growth with the number of hotel guests set to increase from 2.07 million in 2017 to over 3.16 million in .... As per the terms of the contract, the IIAC will be responsible for operating, managing, maintaining and further developing Terminal 4 at the Kuwait ...
The Vida Al Qasba Sharjah will be operated under the Vida Hotels and Resorts brand and is expected to add to Shurooq's growing tourism portfolio in .... The Kuwait government has awarded Korea's Incheon International Airport Corporation (IIAC) an operation and management contract, according to ...
The lightening-speed, innovative Hyperloop train system combined with the Haramain High-Speed Railway, the development of the key international airports in Saudi Arabia and airport expansions in the UAE, Bahrain, Oman and Kuwait are just some of the projects set to transform tourism infrastructure ...
Kuwait, Apr.25 (BNA): Commerce and Industry Minister and Minister in charge of Youth Affairs Khalid Nasser Al-Rawdhan received Industry, Commerce and Tourism Minister Zayed bin Rashid Al-Zayani on his arrival in Kuwait to attend the 25th meeting of the Arab Industrial and Mining Organisation, ...
ACICO has knowhow in tourism and is ready to cooperate with the government. “Kuwait is not a touristic destination until now and we need some legislation to change this. But when it opens to welcome tourists, we will always be ready to execute public projects in this field,” concluded Khaled.
KUWAIT CITY (AP) - Kuwait on Wednesday expelled the Philippines ambassador and recalled its own envoy from Manila over a growing diplomatic dispute ...... About 17,000 are employed in Boracay's tourist establishments, and 10,000 to 12,000 others benefit from the bustling tourism business.
Kuwait, Apr. 26 (BNA): Industry, Commerce and Tourism Minister Zayed bin Rashid Al Zayani met today with his Kuwaiti counterpart Khalid Nasser Al-Rawdhan, on the sidelines of the 25th session of the Arab Industrial Development and Mining Organisation (AIDMO) General Assembly. The meeting ...
BAGHDAD, April 26 (KUNA) -- The Kuwait-hosted International Conference on the Reconstruction of Iraq had wooed foreign investors to partake in ... of the forum for investing in a variety of domains including health, education, tourism, economy, industry, technology and trade, the statement unveiled.
Domestic workers, like other residents, make a contribution to the economic activity although they are less than others through their economic activities that serve mainly specific economic sectors, including, the airlines and tourism since a large number of them on an average makes a trip to their ...
... capital, starting from June 9. The carrier will fly to Yerevan twice a week on Wednesdays and Saturdays. According to the General Department of Civil Aviation, the inauguration of the new route will leave a positive impact on the Armenian economy, contributing to the development of inbound tourism.
Tourism is booming and then construction is booming. We can retrain them to be construction worker. Mga babae pwede 'yan sa painting at saka welding," she said. Asked on how the diplomatic ties between the Philippines and Kuwait could be repaired, Villar said it could be healed in time. "Let's be ...
It said the flights will have a positive impact on Armenian economy contributing to the development of tourism. In November 2014, a memorandum of understanding was signed between the aviation authorities of Armenia and Kuwait, liberalizing the market and giving each airline a fifth degree of freedom ...
The flights will be carried out twice a week, on Wednesdays and Saturdays, in the daytime. The flights will have their impact on the economy by contributing to development of incoming tourism. In November 2014 the aviation authorities of Armenia and Kuwait signed a memorandum of understanding on ...
Kuwait City – Four Kuwaiti nationals had a narrow escape in Jordan which witnesses a wave of torrential rain. The flooding rainwater carried away their cars as they were sightseeing in Wadi Al-Rayyam natural tourism destination. The authorities in the area intervened and rescued the Kuwaiti citizens ...
KUWAIT: The 19th Scientific Symposium of the GCC History and Antiquities Society recommended giving more attention and care for documents and local ... plans for GCC countries has history in its folds, and making it a source for strengthening the economic power through historical tourism, he added.
While UAE travellers had taken 4.8 international trips in the past two years, they anticipate taking 5.4 trips in the next two years. Those living in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait travel less frequently (1.0 for Saudi Arabia and 0.8 for Kuwait); however, travellers in both countries expect to increase slightly to 1.1 in ...
Doha: Qatar Airways has denied that they have given free tickets to Filipinos employed in Kuwait to return home. Qatar Airways said in a statement that Filipino passengers, who were reported by some Arabic media websites and social media, have purchased regular airline tickets through a travel and ...
Qatar Airways has said that Filipino travellers, who were reported by some media and social media sites, had purchased regular airline tickets through a travel and tourism company in Kuwait, and not directly from Qatar Airways, QNA reported. The national carrier of Qatar, in a statement on Twitter ...
“Following our successful launch to Baku last year, we are extending our reach to address a growing travel demand for popular choices outside of the region. Tbilisi is a fascinating city with wonderful architecture and provides a really diverse and unique cultural experience, which travelers from Kuwait ...
Just when Kuwait-bound Filipino workers thought that the travel ban imposed by the Philippine government following the discovery of Joanna Demafelis' lifeless body inside a freezer at the home of her Kuwait-based foreign employer would soon be lifted as the two governments work out an agreement, ...
PITUMARCA, Peru (AP) — Tourists gasp for breath as they climb for two hours to a peak in the Peruvian Andes that stands 16,404 feet (5,000 meters) above sea level. They're dead tired, but stunned by the magical beauty unfurled before them. Stripes of turquoise, lavender and gold blanket what has ...
Our network in India is developing well and is continuing to support the travel needs of over 920,000 Indians from Kuwait, as well as offering Indian citizens connectivity across the Middle East. Also with our increasing passenger numbers, Jazeera Airways is proud that it will open its own dedicated ...
Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter S. Cayetano and Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo continue to enjoy the trust and confidence of President Duterte, Malacañang said yesterday, dispelling ... Cayetano is dealing with a diplomatic tiff with Kuwait over the controversial rescue of distressed Filipino workers.
Former Tourism secretary Ramon Jimenez Jr. faces a graft complaint before the Office of the Ombudsman over the alleged anomalous P1.2-billion “It's ... In his May 4 column, Makabenta said Kuwait is “looking at the possibility of reducing the Philippine embassy staff in Kuwait” as a consequence of the ...
He pointed out that early this week, trolls made fake videos showing the emir of Kuwait apologizing abjectly to President Rodrigo Duterte, but these apparently did not work, so now the ... Under the plan, the budget will be given to a tourism official's relatives and those relatives will then travel abroad.
Held for the seventh consecutive year, the annual gala dinner event was held at JW Marriott Hotel in Kuwait City amongst local dignitaries, corporate partners, employees, media and other key stakeholders. Fourteen travel agencies received plaques of appreciation for their substantial efforts in boosting ...
KUWAIT: Authorities are renovating Salem Al-Mubarak shopping street, closing it to traffic and re-naming it as 'Barayeh Salem' – derived from the genuine Kuwaiti term 'Baraha,' meaning a yard. The enterprise is designed to lure tourists and shoppers as part of the state approach toward commercial and ...
Governor Osman Kaymak met with travel agencies from Kuwait at a hotel in the city center and told them about the city's tourism potential. ... carrier Turkish Airlines' (THY) direct flights between Samsun and Kuwait, which are to be launched in July, are of great importance in economic terms and tourism, ...
KUWAIT CITY, May 7: The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the National Assembly on Monday approved an amendment to the Company ... the committee discussed the report of the Audit Bureau with the Tourism Projects Company to address the observations contained therein, examine the ...
Meanwhile, Rapporteur of the Budgets and Final Accounts Committee MP Riyadh Al-Adsani said the committee discussed the report of the Audit Bureau with the Tourism Projects Company to address the observations contained therein, examine the financial statements and the company's accounts and ...
Looks like the fallout from the P60 million Department of Tourism ad scandal will go beyond the Tulfo siblings – Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo and ...
Relations between the Philippines and Kuwait have been strained due to the ... Looks like the fallout from the P60 million Department of Tourism ad ...
Panel nod for amendment to Company Law. KUWAIT CITY, May 7: The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the National Assembly on ...
Tourism Secretary Wanda Tulfo-Teo tendered her resignation from the ... There is no announcement yet as to when they will leave for Kuwait.
Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo has resigned, her abogado confirmed ... has come under fire over the controversial rescue of Filipino workers in Kuwait.
KUWAIT, May 7 (KUNA) -- Authorities are renovating Salem Al-Mubarak shopping street, closing it to traffic and re-naming it as "Barayeh Salem" ...
The President ordered Mama-o to go back and stay in Kuwait while the .... that President Rodrigo Duterte has fired Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo.
Following the recently announced new route launch to Tbilisi, Jazeera Airways, Kuwait's leading low cost airline, recently held a sales roadshow in ...
Renovation work on Kuwait's $6.6m (KWD2m) Barayeh Salem project is ongoing as the municipality aims to transform the area into a popular tourism ...
The low-cost champion will provide a frequency of three weekly flights scheduled for departure at 14:50 pm and arrival at 18:20 pm in Shota Rustaveli Tbilisi International Airport and departure at 19:10 pm with arrival in Kuwait at 20:45 pm. Travellers will also enjoy connections from Tbilisi to Kuwait and ...
The President of the Republic highlighted the friendly relations with Kuwait ... particularly in the spheres of banking, tourism and high technologies.
The “Gulf offer-Super Saver” sales promo runs from May 13 to 22 for travel ... Jeddah, Dammam, Madina Munawara, Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Kuwait.
Global heavy lifting and transport specialist Mammoet said it has been contracted by Turkish builder Limak Insaat to carry out the transportation and ...
The new terminal was inaugurated by HH Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al Hamad Al Sabah, the Prime Minister of Kuwait, who was given a tour of the the ...
The Philippines and Kuwait have recently signed a memorandum of ... MANILA — Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat on Friday bared that ...
Tourism Secretary Berna Romulo Puyat has delivered an epic burn about her ... The Philippines and Kuwait have recently signed a memorandum of ...
KUWAIT CITY, May 20: Tamdeen Group, Kuwait's leading property developer ... The New Pulse of Kuwait, is the largest waterfront recreational tourism ...
Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates witnessed the largest increases from Gulf ... The Cyprus Tourism Organisation (CTO) is a semi-governmental ...
Kuwait's Tamdeen Group breaks ground on $827mln Al Khiran Project ... The New Pulse of Kuwait, is the largest waterfront recreational tourism ...
Jazeera Airways, Kuwait's leading low-cost airline, has officially ... the Kuwait Directorate for Civil Aviation, government entities, partners, travel agents ...
To be completed in two phases, Al Khiran Project will be the largest waterfront recreational tourism destination built by the private sector in Kuwait ...
Kuwait- Tamdeen Group breaks ground on KD 250 mln Al Khiran Project ... The New Pulse of Kuwait, is the largest waterfront recreational tourism ...
Michel Accad, Group CEO of Ahli Bank of Kuwait (ABK), said: “The financing facility for DAE is one of the largest transactions of its kind involving ...
A group of journalists and social media influencers recently visited Turkey in a trip organized by the Meili Tourism Real Estate Company in ...
Swiss-Belhotel's first Saudi and Kuwait properties to open in 2018 ... The 1,156 hospitality and tourism developments that are under way in the GCC ...
This grueling process in some way reflects Mukhtarov's own journey to become an off-the-beaten-track gem on the Uzbek tourism circuit, dominated ...
The blockade's negative impacts on Qatar were in real estate, tourism and Qatar Airways, which is expected to announce large losses because of ...
Since it is close to Iran and Iraq, tourists and businesses from these two ... Kuwait's Silk City can serve as a tourism and investment hub for Iraqis and ...
BERLIN, June 6 (KUNA) -- The Kuwaiti Consulate in Germany (Frankfurt) issued new instructions Wednesday to Kuwaitis wishing to travel to Germany ...
BERLIN, June 6, (KUNA): The Kuwaiti Consulate in Germany (Frankfurt) issued new instructions Wednesday to Kuwaitis wishing to travel to Germany ...
M H Alshaya, international retail franchise operator in Kuwait, will debut its innovative new entertainment brand Tekzone later this month at The Forum ...
Deerns Group, a Dutch consulting leader in conceptual design, engineering and construction services, has been awarded a contract by the Kuwaiti ...
Travel from ME to Russia spikes as World Cup finals nears ... Travellers from Kuwait are also seen to exhibit similar tendencies,” Hmedan said.
Celebrating its first summer season this year, Kuwait City's Four Seasons Hotel Kuwait at Burj Alshaya invites guests to bring loved ones together this ...
Air traffic at the Kuwait International Airport was back to normal on Sunday after a few hours of disruption due to unstable weather, a media report said.