Human Rights

Kuwait women’s cultural society marks 60th anniv.

As the first women’s society to be established in Kuwait, the Women’s Cultural and Social Society (WCSS) is to mark 60 years of its inception tomorrow (Friday).Founded on February 3, 1963 by a group of highly educated women, the society is mainly meant…

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Inflation down in EU, euro area

BRUSSELS, European Union (EU) annual inflation was 10.4 percent in December, down from 11.1 percent in November.The euro area annual inflation rate was 9.2 percent in December, down from 10.1 percent in November.These figures were published Wednesday b…

Human Rights

Kuwait sets Feb 19, 26, 27 as public holidays for Al-Israa wal Miraj, national day festivities

Kuwait has set February 19, 26 and 27 as public holidays marking the separate occassions of Al-Israa wal Miraaj (Prophet’s Ascension) as well as National Day and Liberation Day, the Civil Service Commission said on Monday.Al-Israa wal Miraaj, which is …