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· March, 2007

Stories about Kuwait from March, 2007

Kuwait: Paper Accused of Plagiarism

Kuwait-based blogger Cyber Rowdy accuses a Kuwaiti newspaper of plagiarism. He says the local daily published a photograph from another blogger's flickr account without permission.

Kuwait: A Week Goes by

The Kuwaiti blogosphere has it all this week – from business developments to the opening of a new mall, the death of a bookshop and segregation at Kuwait University. Q,...

Kuwait: Are Bloggers Such a Threat?

This was the question posed by a Kuwaiti blogger following the sudden axing of a popular television programme The Diwaniya, which was aired on government-run Kuwait Television Channel One (Arabic)....

Kuwait: Where a Woman's Place is in the Office

Kuwaiti blogger Princess works in the human resource department of a company with 700 plus employees. All was well .. until she got a call from a trainee who refused...

Arabisc: A Mysterious Bug Gnawing at Middle Eastern Bloggers

Something is amiss on the Middle Eastern blogging scene .. and computers and modern technology are to blame. In addition to trouble with the law in their countries, which are...

Kuwait: The Louvre is Off to Abu Dhabi

“The French people are not happy with the latest event of the French governement deciding to build a branch of the Louvre in Abu Dhabi; they believe this museum is...

Kuwait: Internet Censorship

Kuwaiti blogger Ayya touches on internet censorship in this post . “We Kuwaitis usually pride ourselves that regardless of what, we still have the freedom to express our thoughts. Well;...

Kuwait: Motorcycle Crashes

Kuwait-based blogger Mark is obsessed with videos of motorcycle crashes and links to some of them here. (Warning: Not for the faint of heart)

Kuwait: US COmpany Moving Closer

Kuwaiti blogger Zaydoun says that giant US energy services company Halliburton is moving its CEO from the US to Dubai to be closer to its sweetheart – Kuwait!

Kuwait: Internet Law Wanted

Kuwaiti blogger Forzaq8 says Kuwait should introduce a new law to regulate Internet services. “We need Some kind of Law for Internet in Kuwait , you can’t just add a...

Kuwait: Dubai Airport Closed

“All flights out of Dubai Airport have been grounded indefinitely… So far due to a Bangladesh bound plane having an incident that injured 14 people…” writes Kuwaiti blogger Kwtia.

Kuwait: Phone Number Changes

Kuwaiti blogger Error is outraged that phone numbers in Kuwait will soon become longer. The blogger says because of this change, Kuwait will never be the same again!!

Kuwait: Calling Numbers

Mark, a Lebanese blogger in Kuwait, is apparently running high telephone bills, calling the numbers which appear in 24!

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