Tuesday 18 January 2011

1,000 KD to every Kuwaiti

My Kuwaiti colleagues were ecstatic when they learned that His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah has issued instructions granting every Kuwaiti citizen KD 1,000 as well as free food rations for 14 months as of next month.


Sunday 9 January 2011

New Year's Resolution for 2011

A colleague/friend asked me over our usual coffee break this morning: Any new year resolution?

I stared at her blankly for a while. Suddenly didn't know how to answer it. I realized I had forgotten to write down a list of new year's resolution. Maybe because at the back of my mind, why bother? I wouldn't keep it anyway.

I was on the verge of shaking my head, when she suddenly

Wednesday 5 January 2011

Welcome 2011!

It is an understatement to say that time is really fast. Wow. It's scary (we're getting old fast!) but I am very glad to bid buh-bye to 2010.

Why? Because, in all honesty, 2010 was a difficult year for us.