Five hurt in fire
KUWAIT: Three brothers and two maids were injured and suffered smoke inhalation during a fire in a Taima area house. Firemen from Jahra fire station battled the fire and put it out. An investigation was opened to determine the cause of the fire.
Ahmadi Municipality branch has launched a series of inspection campaigns focused on local co-ops to ensure quality of foodstuffs being sold. The campaign covered Dhaher, Fahaheel, Jaber Al-Ali and Regga areas and resulted in the issuance of 37 citations, while two stores were ordered shut because they were operating without a license.
Municipality Public Relations Department said the Engineering license department in the capital continued issuing construction licenses during the first six months of this year, and KD 11,368 were collected out of 1341 licenses. Director of capital branch Eng. Ammar Al-Ammar said a plan has been placed to ease procedures and remove obstacles.