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Kuwait Country Politics and Economics Report

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Politics


Political News


  • US President Donald Trump welcomes Emir of the State of Kuwait to ...
  • Kuwaiti Emir, President Trump to meet this week
  • Kuwait condemns deadly Ahvaz attack, Amir sends condolences
  • Kuwait's Emir to meet President Donald Trump
  • Prime Minister chairs Supreme Petroleum Council meeting
  • Kuwait FM meets UN special envoy to Iraq
  • Kuwait FM meets Libyan counterpart
  • Kuwait- His Highness the PM receives Nazaha Chairman
  • Kuwait condemns deadly Ahvaz attack, Amir sends condolences
  • Kuwaiti FM attends annual Mideast peace ministerial gathering in ...
  • MP Muwaizri vows to grill Prime Minister
  • Economic Recovery Supports Kuwaiti Consumption
  • Gulf countries avoid emerging market turmoil, currencies firm
  • Investment climate in Guyana 'open'
  • Markaz sponsors 10th edition of 'Euromoney Kuwait Conference'
  • Kuwait as a Gateway for Chinese Influence in the Arabian Gulf
  • How Kuwait is transforming into a business powerhouse
  • Fiscal Constraints To Slow Bahrain's Economic Growth In 2019
  • Economic Recovery Supports Kuwaiti Consumption
  • Gulf countries avoid emerging market turmoil, currencies firm
  • Markaz sponsors 10th edition of 'Euromoney Kuwait Conference'
  • Investment climate in Guyana 'open'
  • Daily News 17 / 09 / 2018
  • 'The banking sector in Kuwait is in a sweet spot'
  • Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund: Borrowing money to make ...
  • Shuaa to hold 87% stake in Kuwait's Amwal investment bank after ...
  • Naturgy-Kuwait fund JV wins 180MW Australia wind project
  • What's lined-up for Kuwait's Smart City transformation?
  • Kuwait Fitness Service Market is Driven by Growing Number of ...
  • Investment climate in Guyana 'open'
  • How Kuwait is transforming into a business powerhouse
  • Exiting expats impact economy – SPECIAL REPORT
  • The Kuwait Perfume Market - Outlook to 2023: A $180 Million ...
  • Report: Kuwaitization Might Be Constraining the Economy
  • Kuwait, US trade relations show marked 'betterment'
  • OPEC Meeting Has Concluded, What Now? The Oil Bull Thesis ...
  • Acquisition of a majority stake in Nuvista Pharma confirmed
  • Beximco posts 15.7% sales growth for 2015
  • China goes for gas in Iran
  • 'Allow employers to keep passports' – Push for safeguards on ...
  • Kuwait to export first light crude cargo by end June- KPC
  • Kuwait goes through the motions with latest budget
  • UPDATE 1-Kuwait projects $17 billion deficit in 2018/2019 budget
  • JAGM order busts through the roof | LCACs are SLEPing away ...
  • Kuwait budget in deficit
  • Kuwait's Budget: $17 Bn Deficit, $50 Per Barrel of Oil
  • How does Kuwait reduce a $23.6bn budget deficit? Layoffs!
  • Kuwait budget may project a hypothetical deficit of KD 5bn
  • Kuwait goes through the motions with latest budget
  • UPDATE 1-Kuwait projects $17 billion deficit in 2018/2019 budget
  • No VAT till 2021, but Kuwait's debt swamp forcing direct business ...
  • KAMCO sponsors 3rd Kuwait Debt Capital Markets Conference
  • Kuwait likely to approve law to enable 30-year bond issues –official
  • Kuwait registers a $15.86bn budget deficit
  • $7.1bn lost because of cheques. Here's what the UAE is doing to fix it
  • Kuwait Ratings Affirmed At 'AA/A-1+'; Outlook Stable
  • Kuwait's debut sovereign bond sale draws more than $20bn in ...
  • VAT puts a damper on UAE customer spending

    Kuwait Leaders


    President


  • Kuwait emir announces visit to Washington, talks with Trump
  • Kuwait's Emir to meet President Donald Trump
  • Why offend Kuwait now?

    Speaker of Parliament


  • Parliament Speaker back home after concluding official visit to ...
  • Yemeni deputy parliament speaker lauds Kuwaiti humanitarian aid
  • Parliament speaker values Kuwaiti support for Iraq

    Prime Minister


  • Prime Minister chairs Supreme Petroleum Council meeting
  • Kuwait FM meets Libyan counterpart
  • Kuwait FM meets UN special envoy to Iraq

    Deputy Prime Minister


  • Kuwait FM meets UN special envoy to Iraq
  • Kuwait FM meets Libyan counterpart
  • Kuwaiti FM attends annual Mideast peace ministerial gathering in ...

    Minister of Economy


  • Kuwait eyes closer economic ties with Republic of Guyana
  • Markaz sponsors 10th edition of 'Euromoney Kuwait Conference'
  • Kuwaiti minister: 70% of private sector expat workers 'not qualified'

    Minister of Agriculture


  • Kuwait eyes closer economic ties with Republic of Guyana
  • Minister distances himself from anti-school campaigner
  • 70 percent expats in private sector not qualified: Minister

    Minister of Culture


  • Today in Kuwait's history
  • Limak Kuwait, Sabah Al-Ahmad Center to establish Kuwait ...
  • NCCAL executes phase two of book cataloguing project

    Minister of Defense


  • Defense minister orders officers' detention over deaths of 2 cadets
  • Defense minister: full medical care for military personnel
  • Kuwait defense minister: full medical care for personnel

    Minister of Education


  • Kuwait welcomes Saudi Crown Prince's visit, sets date for ...
  • Sabah Al-Ahmad schools ready for students: Minister
  • Air conditioning issues completed, work normal in schools: Minister

    Minister of Energy


  • Crude production in Saudi-Kuwait shared Neutral Zone could restart ...
  • Russian energy minister accuses US of destabilizing oil market
  • Kuwait eyes closer economic ties with Guyana

    Minister of Finance


  • Investment climate in Guyana 'open'
  • Markaz sponsors 10th edition of 'Euromoney Kuwait Conference'
  • MPW to disburse financial dues to firms, contractors

    Minister of Foreign Affairs


  • Kuwait FM meets Libyan counterpart
  • Kuwait FM meets UN special envoy to Iraq
  • Kuwait accepts return of Iran envoy

    Minister of Internal Affairs


  • A look at the Kuwait-US alliance
  • Arab foreign ministers in full support of Bahrain
  • Kuwait- Total of 900 air conditioning units installed in schools so far ...

    Minister of Justice


  • Pres. of ICJ will visit Kuwait soon - embassy
  • The tilted scale of truth and justice
  • Ministry files 449 real estate fraud complaints

    Minister of Health


  • Kuwait welcomes Saudi Crown Prince's visit, sets date for ...
  • Cardiac Catheterization in Mubarak Hosp., remarkable step ...
  • No delays over new hospital in Kuwait: health minister

    Minister of Infrastructure


  • Kuwait eyes closer economic ties with Republic of Guyana
  • Palestine Allocates $3Mln to Develop Gaza Strip Infrastructure ...
  • Markaz sponsors 10th edition of 'Euromoney Kuwait Conference'

    Minister of Sports


  • Kuwaiti minister welcomes committee seeking post-ban sports ...
  • New regulations on private nurseries
  • Investment climate in Guyana 'open'

    Director of State Security Service


  • Kuwait central bank looks to regulate 'e-payment' system
  • Reign of fear in Basra from Iran-tied militias
  • Medical Association calls for giving minister chance to meet demands

    Chairman National Bank


  • Euromoney Kuwait to focus on new govt vision
  • UAE expats among 100 most Influential women in Middle East
  • ABANA to Honor David Rubenstein for his Contributions to the ...

    Permanent Representative to the UN


  • Kuwait FM meets UN special envoy to Iraq
  • Kuwait FM meets Libyan counterpart
  • Kuwait FM meets GCC chief in New York

    Presidents Chief of Staff


  • Trump slams Woodward book as "fiction"
  • Qatar meets with GCC chiefs of staff in Kuwait
  • GCC, Egypt, Jordan US military chiefs meet in Kuwait

    Chairman of Supreme Court


  • Woman accusing Trump Supreme Court nominee of sexual assault ...
  • Professor speaks out about Kavanaugh's 'sexual assault'
  • The Latest: Harris challenges Kavanaugh on Mueller probe

    Opposition


  • Lawmaker vows to oppose ouster of convicted MPs
  • Kuwait condemns deadly Ahvaz attack, Amir sends condolences
  • Maldives' Yameen eyes new term in controversial poll

    Economic News and Data


    GDP

  • Abu Dhabi, Kuwait among world's top 3 for sovereign liquid assets
  • Gulf countries avoid emerging market turmoil, currencies firm
  • Investment climate in Guyana 'open'
  • FMCG, retail drive Kuwait freight forwarding market
  • Qatar sovereign assets totalling more than 100% of GDP to remain ...
  • Why it Might be Time to Consider Trading in Kuwaiti Dinar
  • Economic Recovery Supports Kuwaiti Consumption
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    Investment

  • Markaz sponsors 10th edition of 'Euromoney Kuwait Conference'
  • Investment climate in Guyana 'open'
  • Daily News 17 / 09 / 2018
  • 'The banking sector in Kuwait is in a sweet spot'
  • Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund: Borrowing money to make ...
  • Shuaa to hold 87% stake in Kuwait's Amwal investment bank after ...
  • Naturgy-Kuwait fund JV wins 180MW Australia wind project
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    Demographics

  • What's lined-up for Kuwait's Smart City transformation?
  • Kuwait Fitness Service Market is Driven by Growing Number of ...
  • Investment climate in Guyana 'open'
  • How Kuwait is transforming into a business powerhouse
  • Exiting expats impact economy – SPECIAL REPORT
  • The Kuwait Perfume Market - Outlook to 2023: A $180 Million ...
  • Report: Kuwaitization Might Be Constraining the Economy
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    Export/Import

  • Kuwait, US trade relations show marked 'betterment'
  • OPEC Meeting Has Concluded, What Now? The Oil Bull Thesis ...
  • Acquisition of a majority stake in Nuvista Pharma confirmed
  • Beximco posts 15.7% sales growth for 2015
  • China goes for gas in Iran
  • 'Allow employers to keep passports' – Push for safeguards on ...
  • Kuwait to export first light crude cargo by end June- KPC
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    Public Spending

  • Kuwait goes through the motions with latest budget
  • UPDATE 1-Kuwait projects $17 billion deficit in 2018/2019 budget
  • JAGM order busts through the roof | LCACs are SLEPing away ...
  • Kuwait budget in deficit
  • Kuwait's Budget: $17 Bn Deficit, $50 Per Barrel of Oil
  • How does Kuwait reduce a $23.6bn budget deficit? Layoffs!
  • Kuwait budget may project a hypothetical deficit of KD 5bn
  • Kuwait goes through the motions with latest budget
  • UPDATE 1-Kuwait projects $17 billion deficit in 2018/2019 budget
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    Public Debt

  • No VAT till 2021, but Kuwait's debt swamp forcing direct business ...
  • KAMCO sponsors 3rd Kuwait Debt Capital Markets Conference
  • Kuwait likely to approve law to enable 30-year bond issues –official
  • Kuwait registers a $15.86bn budget deficit
  • $7.1bn lost because of cheques. Here's what the UAE is doing to fix it
  • Kuwait Ratings Affirmed At 'AA/A-1+'; Outlook Stable
  • Kuwait's debut sovereign bond sale draws more than $20bn in ...
  • VAT puts a damper on UAE customer spending
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    Recent Econ Stats

    MomentCountryEventActualPreviousConsensusForecastpreviewpupdatedreviewrupdated
    2017-05-15KWPrivate Bank Lending YoY MAR2.9% 11
    2017-05-15KWM2 Money Supply YoY MAR1.4% 11