Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Kuwait- 'Inner circles trying to mount pressure on MPs to resign'  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Arab Times - 14/05/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!


(MENAFN - Arab Times) Kuwait city may 2: the parliamentary budget and final accounts committee will hold a meeting coming sunday to discuss the budget of kuwait news agency (kuna) for fiscal year 2014/2015 and budget of the kuwait fund for support and development of small and medium enterprises from 04/02/2013 to 31/3/2015 parliamentary sources said.

the meeting will be attended by representatives from the ministry of finance and the state audit bureau. the same sources added that some mps have demanded practical measures by government in the course of implementing the objectives of small enterprises support fund while reviewing the current measures that have been criticized by the majority of individuals who have presented initiatives for their projects. sources said the mps will demand a shortcut to existing procedures to facilitate the condition of acceptance for benefiting from the enterprise fund as current procedures do not fulfill objectives.

they noted the mps' condition will be key reference before approval of budget for the fund. in another development parliamentary sources disclosed that some parliamentary inner circles are trying to mounpressure on members of the national assembly to file their resignation to the extent of paying money to any of them who agrees to resign. according to sources those inner circles consider the resignation of the mps a dream of the opponents of parliament which they want to make a reality thus they seek to cause the maximum number of mps to resign so as to bring down the government to implement the opposition's agenda.

they said the circles may not see many mps resign as expected by some parties in opposition because until now only three mps- riyadh al-adsani abdul-kareem al- kandari and hussein al-quweian have presented their resignation and they might be joined by ali al- rashid and safa al-hashem who already have political calculation over the government and the parliament ever since al-rashid lost the speaker of parliament post to the incumbent speaker marzouq al- ghanim. they stressed that the resignation of the mps will be minimal and in the end bye elections will take place indicating the situation will return to normal at the beginning of the next legislative term where the number of mps will be complete.

by: abubakar a. ibrahim arab times staff


 


Arab Times




  MENA News Headlines
 Feb 22 2017 - Saudi King Meets U.S. Senator John McCainQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) QNA) - Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud met on Tuesday with U.S. Senator John McCain. During the meeting, the two sides reviewed ...

 Feb 22 2017 - Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Meets U.S. Senator John McCainQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Riyadh, February 21 (QNA) - Saudi Deputy Crown Prince, Second Deputy Premier and Minister of Defense, Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, met on Tuesday with U.S. ...

 Feb 22 2017 - Lavrov: Russia Ready to Contribute to Enhancing Security of Baltic, ArcticQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Moscow, February 21 (QNA) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov confirmed his country's readiness to participate in different initiatives for enhancing the security ...

 Feb 22 2017 - Greek President Meets Saudi FMQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Riyadh, February 21 (QNA) - Greek President Prokopios Pavlopoulos on Tuesday met Saudi Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir. During the meeting, the two sides ...

 Feb 22 2017 - U.S. Reveals New Deportation PolicyQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Washington, February 21 (QNA) - The U.S. Homeland Security Department on Tuesday revealed new policy guidelines for deporting undocumented immigrants, expanding the ...

 Feb 22 2017 - 2 Additional N. Koreans Identified as Being Linked to Kim Jong-nam's MurderQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Kuala Lumpur, February 22 (QNA) - Malaysian police said Wednesday they identified two additional North Koreans, including a diplomat, as being linked to the murder of ...

 Feb 22 2017 - South Sudan Leader Vows to Fight FamineQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Juba, February 22 (QNA) - South Sudan's President Salva Kiir vowed that the government would ensure that aid reaches areas hit by famine after three years of war that has ...

 Feb 22 2017 - Australian Prime Minister Meets Israeli CounterpartQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Canberra, February 22 (QNA) - Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull met here Wednesday with his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu, who is the first Israeli ...

 Feb 22 2017 - Turkish Forces Kill 14 ISIS Militants in Northern SyriaQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Ankara, February 22 (QNA) - Turkish forces killed at least 14 ISIS militants in northern Syria in the last 24 hours, according to the Turkish military Wednesday. In a ...

 Feb 22 2017 - Sudanese President Affirms to Continue Dialogue with US on Ties NormalizationQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Khartoum, February 22 (QNA) - Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir affirmed on continuing the dialogue with the US administration to reach the full normalization of relations ...

more...


 





Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Search News
Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help