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January 2018

Popular Places to Visit in Kuwait

Have you finished creating your travel goals for 2018 yet? If you’ve decided on visiting Kuwait this year, you’re in luck because we’ll give you the run-down on where to you need to be for a fun and exciting vacation here in Kuwait. Besides its unique culture and traditions, Kuwait is also home to several [...]

Last Jan. 19, the Department of Labour and Employment, as sanctioned by Pres. Rodrigo Duterte, issued a labor ban on OFWs to be deployed in Kuwait. The labour ban was due to the reported deaths of seven migrant workers in the Gulf State. The ban took effect a day after Pres. Duterte‘s call to engage [...]

Overseas Filipino Bank Philippines

Last Jan 18, Philippine President Rodrigo Roa Duterte officially launched the Overseas Filipino Bank (OFB) to extend benefits to one of the country’s largest income-generating sectors as promised during his electoral campaign days back in 2016. On September 28 of last year, President Duterte inked the Executive Order No. 44 which authorized the Land Bank [...]

List of Museums in Kuwait

List of Museums in Kuwait

Thinking of clever ways to pass time or enjoy the weekend here in Kuwait? Try checking out some of Kuwait’s unique museums. There’s pretty much a handful of them when you go around Kuwait City. Aside from exploring the nooks and crannies of the city you’ll also get to learn a ton of things about [...]

List of 2018 Public Holidays in Kuwait

Given that the Islamic calendar is determined by varying moon phase sightings, Islamic festivals and holidays change as well every year.  Because the Islamic calendar is merely based on estimates, the accuracy of the Kuwait calendar of holidays for 2018 is not definite. For example, during the holy month of Ramadan, which happens before Eid [...]

Last 01 January 2018, Kuwait formally took the role as representative of the Arab nations at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC). The Gulf state replaced fellow Arab country, Egypt starting this year until 2019. Kuwait Returns to Join UN Security Council After 40 years This will be Kuwait’s formal return to the Council after [...]