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Kuwait opens door for foreign operator to own part of stock market
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Kuwait opens door for foreign operator to own part of stock market

Friday, 27 March 2015 9:50 AM

Senior gov't official says Kuwait Stock Exchange may offer up to 44% of its shares to foreign bourse operator

Saudi Arabia at war: Who's who in the coalition against Yemen's Houthis
Politics & Economics»

Saudi Arabia at war: Who's who in the coalition against Yemen's Houthis

Thursday, 26 March 2015 3:53 PM

More than 10 countries have joined the military campaign including the UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, and Qatar

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Kuwait raises security at oil facilities due to Yemen strikes
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Kuwait raises security at oil facilities due to Yemen strikes

Thursday, 26 March 2015 3:45 PM

State-run Kuwait Petroleum Corp says it is taking action to protect strategic interests

Kuwaiti homosexuals won't be exempt from military conscription
Culture & Society»

Kuwaiti homosexuals won't be exempt from military conscription

Thursday, 26 March 2015 1:31 PM

Homosexuals whose ID cards show them to be male will still have to undergo military training, say MPs

Kuwait's KIPCO says aiming to double net profit by 2018
Banking & Finance»

Kuwait's KIPCO says aiming to double net profit by 2018

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 6:38 PM

Kuwait Projects Co also says it has no plans to sell or list its pay-TV business OSN

Kuwait, Saudi king warn of harsh penalties for judiciary critics
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Kuwait, Saudi king warn of harsh penalties for judiciary critics

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 1:26 PM

King Salman’s comments emphasising independence of judiciary system comes after international condemnation of Raif Badawi flogging

Stock markets: Gulf bourses neutral to negative in slow trade
Markets»

Stock markets: Gulf bourses neutral to negative in slow trade

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 12:12 PM

Emaar Properties slipped 2.6%, while Dubai Parks and Resorts jumped 2.2%

Kuwait: Riot police called as hundreds protest outside parliament
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Kuwait: Riot police called as hundreds protest outside parliament

Tuesday, 24 March 2015 12:42 PM

Protesters demanded the release of ‘political prisoners’ and called for democratic reforms

Kuwaiti farmer grows first white strawberries
Culture & Society»

Kuwaiti farmer grows first white strawberries

Monday, 23 March 2015 1:57 PM

Pineberry has a flavour and smell closer to that of a pineapple; grown in an air-conditioned green house to avoid the Gulf’s hot climate

Kuwait to establish new entity to set fair rents
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Kuwait to establish new entity to set fair rents

Sunday, 22 March 2015 1:25 PM

An administrative body will be established to set rents in a bid to prevent prices from rising - report

Kuwait appoints new electricity minister
Politics & Economics»

Kuwait appoints new electricity minister

Sunday, 22 March 2015 11:59 AM

Ahmad Khaled Ahmad Al Jassar replaces Abdulaziz Al Ibrahim, who resigned on March 16 after a widespread power black-out

Abu Dhabi's $1bn Reem Mall hires senior development advisor
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Abu Dhabi's $1bn Reem Mall hires senior development advisor

Saturday, 21 March 2015 10:24 AM

Man behind the first European shopping centre with a snow park is appointed to lead Abu Dhabi mega mall project

Kuwait-backed YOTEL plans first Dubai hotel project
Travel & Hospitality»

Kuwait-backed YOTEL plans first Dubai hotel project

Friday, 20 March 2015 9:33 AM

Hotel operator's 42-storey property will feature 438 cabins and 127 serviced apartments

Kuwait drops court case over 'coup plot' tape
Politics & Economics»

Kuwait drops court case over 'coup plot' tape

Wednesday, 18 March 2015 6:46 PM

Inquiry into a complaint over a recording suggesting that prominent figures were involved in a plot to overthrow rulers is dropped

Three Iraqis killed in explosion near Kuwaiti border
Culture & Society»

Three Iraqis killed in explosion near Kuwaiti border

Wednesday, 18 March 2015 1:36 PM

Five other people said to be wounded in explosion near Safwan border crossing with Kuwait


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