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Kuwait Country Politics and Economics Report

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  • Employer of Filipina killed in Kuwait guilty of murder in Syria
  • Kuwait emir admitted to hospital in the US
  • Jackson Irvine says Socceroos will be 'ruthless' against Kuwait
  • Kuwait Warehousing Company Agility Plans Trans-Africa Facilities
  • Kuwait: Efforts to ease Gulf crisis to continue

    Finance


  • Kuwait Finance House Bahrain launches new wealth management ...
  • Global Banking and Finance Review is pleased to announce Kuwait ...
  • Kuwait Finance House Bahrain Enrolls Students in Vocational ...
  • Bahrain's AUB completes KFH due diligence for a potential merger
  • Kuwait Finance House-Bahrain launches open banking

    Celebrities


  • Slavery of kids
  • Kuwaiti beauty ecommerce platform for women Boutiqaat expands ...
  • You Can Only Find These Bottega Veneta Accessories in UAE and ...
  • Kuwait - Release for 8 suspects in fraud case rejected - Victims give ...
  • 'Harper's Bazaar' Icons: Arab designers sparkle on the red carpet at ...

    Culture


  • Kuwait- Culture important to enhance ties among people - Official
  • Kuwait ruler in US hospital for 'tests', Trump meeting postponed
  • Timber trade in old Kuwait
  • Kuwait to launch project to enhance youth role
  • US to help Kuwait build own defense capacities

    Criminal


  • Employer of Filipina killed in Kuwait guilty of murder in Syria
  • Two Egyptian workers suffer beatings in Kuwait
  • Pregnant Filipina found dead in flat
  • Court refrains from punishing Kuwaiti accused of driving under ...
  • Egypt Refuses to Comment on Kuwaiti MP's Contentious Remarks

    Religion


  • Bryn Mawr business woman continues to fight Kuwaiti charges
  • Not all men want polygamous marriages, especially those in Kuwait
  • Queries raised over Sikh temple in Kuwait
  • Many mosques, little Islam
  • Issue of Sikh temple in Kuwait draws mixed reaction from public

    Politics


  • Kuwait emir admitted to hospital in the US
  • Employer of Filipina killed in Kuwait guilty of murder in Syria
  • Will Kuwaiti mediation help ease the Gulf crisis?
  • Kuwait's ruler in US hospital for tests
  • Egyptian president concludes Kuwait visit
  • Kuwait emir admitted to hospital in the US
  • Employer of Filipina killed in Kuwait guilty of murder in Syria
  • Will Kuwaiti mediation help ease the Gulf crisis?
  • Kuwait's ruler in US hospital for tests
  • Kuwaiti Prime Minister congratulates Sudanese counterpart on new ...
  • Kuwaiti emir postpones Trump meeting after being admitted to ...
  • UK PM vows to fight on despite Brexit blows
  • PM receives Kuwait Blind Association's top officials
  • Kuwait University receives 22000 students at new Shadadiya campus
  • Prime Minister wishes to boost exports to Kuwait
  • PM wishes to boost exports to Kuwait
  • Kuwait needs to bolster non-oil economy to maintain growth in 2019
  • Kuwait needs to bolster non-oil sector for growth
  • Kuwait awards $358m contracts for developing Al-Mutlaa ...
  • Kuwait sovereign fund in portfolio shift on signs of global economic ...
  • Kuwaiti financial firm partners with global payments service
  • Gulf states offer eastern promise to European freight forwarders
  • Boursa Kuwait All-Share Index drops 2.8% in Aug: NBK Capital
  • Kuwait portfolio shift on signs of global economic weakness
  • Higher foreign ownership limits to boost UAE investment flows
  • Tik-Tok Tik-Tok: SoftBank Vision Fund
  • GCC banking sector's total assets grow on higher interest income
  • Can Kuwait and Saudi Arabia unlock oil production in the neutral ...
  • Gulf states offer eastern promise to European freight forwarders
  • 1st Kuwait-Indonesia commission session witnesses inking accords
  • Kuwait Retail Pharmacy Market Outlook to 2022: Growth Drivers ...
  • Fawry eyes expansion in UAE, KSA, Kuwait
  • Kuwait mulls new quota system for expat communities – report
  • Kuwaiti MP calls for curbing growth of 'large' expat groups such as ...
  • Gulf states offer eastern promise to European freight forwarders
  • Meat-free champions lick their lips as market booms
  • Kuwait Retail Pharmacy Markets 2012-2017 & 2018-2022 by Type ...
  • Kuwait Retail Pharmacy Market Outlook to 2022: Growth Drivers ...
  • Fawry eyes expansion in UAE, KSA, Kuwait
  • Non-oil Kuwaiti exports to world during 2018 was KD 207.7 mln ...
  • Kuwait and Iraq seek to defuse Iran crisis
  • Bullish Sentiment Fades From Oil Markets
  • Kuwait looks at reducing oil dependence
  • Beximco posts 15.7% sales growth for 2015
  • China goes for gas in Iran
  • KIA takes stake in China growth
  • Kuwait sovereign fund has more than $300bn of US investments
  • Kuwait - 'Budget crisis worsening due to failure in collecting debts'
  • Kuwait's budget deficit narrows to $11bn on oil price, revenues
  • Kuwait Budget Has Smaller Deficit, Lacks Engines for Change
  • Kuwait Approves 2020 Budget With $22 Bn Deficit
  • Kuwait deficit cut on higher oil price – Non-oil revenue up 24%
  • UAE's surplus reaches Dhs67.5bn in 2018
  • KD 14.6 billion total revenue of budget at end of Dec 2018
  • Kuwait generated $24bn worth of debt issuances over last 10 years
  • Mena states to boost long-term borrowing by 25% to $136bn in 2019 ...
  • Kuwait likely to approve law to enable 30-year bond issues –official
  • Creditors of Kuwait's Investment Dar team up to consider $2.7 bln ...
  • Russia repays Soviet-era debt of $1.7 bln to Kuwait
  • Kuwait's sovereign wealth fund grows despite oil shocks
  • Central Bank of Liberia 2018 Annual Report Showing Biggest ...
  • Kuwait generated $24bn worth of debt issuances over last 10 years
  • Mena states to boost long-term borrowing by 25% to $136bn in 2019 ...

    Kuwait Leaders


    President


  • Kuwait emir admitted to hospital in the US
  • Trump will host Kuwait's ruling emir at White House
  • Egyptian president in Kuwait

    Speaker of Parliament


  • Parliament Speaker announces final touches on 'bedoun's' law
  • Kuwait- Parliament Speaker announces final touches on illegal ...
  • Kuwaiti Parliament Speaker receives diplomats

    Prime Minister


  • Kuwaiti Prime Minister congratulates Sudanese counterpart on new ...
  • UK PM vows to fight on despite Brexit blows
  • Kuwaiti emir postpones Trump meeting after being admitted to ...

    Deputy Prime Minister


  • Kuwaiti Prime Minister congratulates Sudanese counterpart on new ...
  • Kuwait's military top brass refute claims of crisis with Iraq
  • Briefing of KUNA main news for Saturday until 00:00 GMT

    Minister of Economy


  • Saudi Crown Prince Cements Authority Over Economy With Energy ...
  • PM wishes to boost exports to Kuwait
  • Kuwait committed to implement accord to reduce oil output, says oil ...

    Minister of Agriculture


  • Brazilian team due to visit Sept 17 – 'Kuwait main importer'
  • PM wishes to boost exports to Kuwait
  • GCC labor ministers approve draft banning forced labor, discrimination

    Minister of Culture


  • Kuwait ruler in US hospital for 'tests', Trump meeting postponed
  • Kuwait's Sheikh Mubarak eyes expansion to UK, German hotel ...
  • Kuwait's Sheikh Mubarak eyes expansion in UK, German hotel ...

    Minister of Defense


  • Kuwait denies crisis with Iraq over building maritime platform
  • Kuwaiti Prime Minister congratulates Sudanese counterpart on new ...
  • Saudi King Installs Prince as Oil Minister as Al-Falih Ousted

    Minister of Education


  • Kuwait University receives its students in new Al-Shadadiya campus
  • Positive start for schools in the new school year
  • Kuwait- Edu. Min. encourages students for participating in Int'l ...

    Minister of Energy


  • Saudi King Installs Prince as Oil Minister as Al-Falih Ousted
  • Saudi Crown Prince Cements Authority Over Economy With Energy ...
  • Saudi Arabia's Royal Oil Minister Is the Ultimate OPEC Insider

    Minister of Finance


  • Kuwaiti Finance Minister attends Bahrain Fiscal Balance ...
  • Assembly panel mulls dropping social security loans' interest
  • MP warns about grilling if finance minister doesn't settle interests on ...

    Minister of Foreign Affairs


  • Kuwait ruler in US hospital for 'tests,' Trump meeting postponed
  • Kuwait- Deputy Foreign Minister heads to Cairo for Arab League ...
  • Kuwait officially responds to Iraq: 'This is our sovereign right'

    Minister of Internal Affairs


  • Sierra Leone starts visa-free entry for ECOWAS, $25 fee for AU ...
  • FM, Kuwaiti officials review efforts to bolster Amman-Kuwait ties ...
  • Sierra Leone Government announce new visa policy for visiting ...

    Minister of Justice


  • MP warns about grilling if finance minister doesn't settle interests on ...
  • Parliament Speaker announces final touches on 'bedoun's' law
  • MP Adasani threatens to grill PM, ministers over violations

    Minister of Health


  • Kuwait ruler in US hospital for 'tests,' Trump meeting postponed
  • Kuwait's ruler, 90, in US hospital; cancels Trump visit
  • Kuwait says emir in good health after recovering from 'setback'

    Minister of Infrastructure


  • Kuwait signs $356m infrastructure deal for mega housing project
  • Positive start for schools in the new school year
  • Kuwait signs KD 109 million infrastructure deal to push mega ...

    Minister of Sports


  • Kuwait's ruler, 90, in US hospital and cancels Trump visit
  • Salary cap for family visas raised to KD 500
  • Investigators focus on Dentsu partner in sports corruption probe

    Director of State Security Service


  • KFSD launches Kuwait Aman to boost fire safety in homes
  • Kuwait-US relationship has evolved into strategic partnership
  • Daily briefing.

    Chairman National Bank


  • NBK-Egypt reports EGP 1.055 billion (KWD 18.7 million) in Net ...
  • POLITICO Playbook: Democrats get more serious about impeachment
  • What to Know in Washington: Funding, Border, Guns on Hill Agenda

    Permanent Representative to the UN


  • Iraq to UN: Kuwait is altering our maritime borders
  • Kuwait answers Iraq – Letter to UN
  • Kuwait officially responds to Iraq: 'This is our sovereign right'

    Presidents Chief of Staff


  • Air Force: 'Not unusual' for crew to stay at Trump resort
  • Air Force Crew's Unusual Pit Stop At Trump's Scottish Resort Raises ...
  • In Book, Former Defense Chief Mattis Sideswipes President Trump's ...

    Chairman of Supreme Court


  • POLITICO Playbook: Democrats get more serious about impeachment
  • Retrials ordered for ex-S Korean leader Park and Samsung heir
  • Kamala Harris launches radical criminal justice reform plan saying ...

    Opposition


  • Arnold explains how Socceroos will deal with loss of Milligan and ...
  • Kuwait's Sheikh Mubarak eyes expansion to UK, German hotel ...
  • Mabil keen to take on more responsibility as World Cup odyssey ...

    Economic News and Data


    GDP

  • Kuwait needs to bolster non-oil sector for growth
  • Boursa Kuwait All-Share Index drops 2.8% in Aug: NBK Capital
  • Kuwait needs to bolster non-oil economy to maintain growth in 2019
  • Will Kuwaiti mediation help ease the Gulf crisis?
  • Gulf states offer eastern promise to European freight forwarders
  • MARC affirms State of Kuwait's sovereign rating at AAA
  • Steps being taken to expand the domestic 'energy sector' – 4m bpd ...
  • Can Kuwait and Saudi Arabia unlock oil production in the neutral ...
  • Dubai economic slump to persist to 2022: S&P
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    Investment

  • Kuwait portfolio shift on signs of global economic weakness
  • Higher foreign ownership limits to boost UAE investment flows
  • Tik-Tok Tik-Tok: SoftBank Vision Fund
  • GCC banking sector's total assets grow on higher interest income
  • Can Kuwait and Saudi Arabia unlock oil production in the neutral ...
  • Gulf states offer eastern promise to European freight forwarders
  • 1st Kuwait-Indonesia commission session witnesses inking accords
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    Demographics

  • Kuwait Retail Pharmacy Market Outlook to 2022: Growth Drivers ...
  • Fawry eyes expansion in UAE, KSA, Kuwait
  • Kuwait mulls new quota system for expat communities – report
  • Kuwaiti MP calls for curbing growth of 'large' expat groups such as ...
  • Gulf states offer eastern promise to European freight forwarders
  • Meat-free champions lick their lips as market booms
  • Kuwait Retail Pharmacy Markets 2012-2017 & 2018-2022 by Type ...
  • Growth of Global Microdermabrasion Devices Market Precise ...
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    Export/Import

  • Non-oil Kuwaiti exports to world during 2018 was KD 207.7 mln ...
  • Kuwait and Iraq seek to defuse Iran crisis
  • Bullish Sentiment Fades From Oil Markets
  • Kuwait looks at reducing oil dependence
  • Beximco posts 15.7% sales growth for 2015
  • China goes for gas in Iran
  • KIA takes stake in China growth
  • Kuwait sovereign fund has more than $300bn of US investments
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    Public Spending

  • Kuwait - 'Budget crisis worsening due to failure in collecting debts'
  • Kuwait's budget deficit narrows to $11bn on oil price, revenues
  • Kuwait Budget Has Smaller Deficit, Lacks Engines for Change
  • Kuwait Approves 2020 Budget With $22 Bn Deficit
  • Kuwait deficit cut on higher oil price – Non-oil revenue up 24%
  • UAE's surplus reaches Dhs67.5bn in 2018
  • KD 14.6 billion total revenue of budget at end of Dec 2018
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    Public Debt

  • Kuwait generated $24bn worth of debt issuances over last 10 years
  • Mena states to boost long-term borrowing by 25% to $136bn in 2019 ...
  • Kuwait likely to approve law to enable 30-year bond issues –official
  • Creditors of Kuwait's Investment Dar team up to consider $2.7 bln ...
  • Russia repays Soviet-era debt of $1.7 bln to Kuwait
  • Kuwait's sovereign wealth fund grows despite oil shocks
  • Central Bank of Liberia 2018 Annual Report Showing Biggest ...
  • Kuwait generated $24bn worth of debt issuances over last 10 years
  • Mena states to boost long-term borrowing by 25% to $136bn in 2019 ...
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