“A federal government shutdown officially began Tuesday morning as a deadlocked Congress failed to reach an agreement on a short-term funding measure by a 12:01 a.m. ET deadline.” via NBC Politics. To read more about the story, click the following link: http://nbcpolitics.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/09/30/20758038-shutdown-begins-as-congress-remains-deadlocked?lite

“Kuwait will soon be home to a rather large, 280MW solar thermal power plant – located in Abdaliya, just southwest of the farming region of Kabad. The solar power plant will be Kuwait’s first. Current projections are that the project will end up costing somewhere around or $3.27billion-therefore representing quite a substantial investment into the […]

We hope you had a great September. Now that October is here, what are your plans for the month? Highlights of this month include Halloween on October 31st.

“More than 30 Kuwaitis have surrendered their American passports to the Citizenship and Passports Affairs General Department, reports Alam Al-Yawm daily quoting sources. Sources said the passports will be forwarded to the Foreign Ministry and then to the US Embassy, while the necessary legal action will be taken against the bearers of the passports in […]

“Metal detectors may soon be installed at all mall entrances in Kuwait following the fatal stabbing of a man on Thursday. Minister of Interior Major Raed Buslaib said the ministry had agreed to increase security at malls after residents were shocked by the public killing. “The ministry is now discussing the security systems in the […]

Local (and international shipping) online retailer MrBabu are selling the iPhone 5s 32gb for 270kd, which is currently the lowest price for the iPhone 5s in Kuwait as of September 29, 2013. Here is the link: http://www.mrbabu.com/apple-iphone-5s-32-gb-grey.html

A great video showcasing the speeds of all of Apple’s iPhones ever made.