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Kuwait 'saves $229m' since removing fuel subsidies
Politics & Economics»

Kuwait 'saves $229m' since removing fuel subsidies

Monday, 5 December 2016 11:21 AM

Use of Premium type has increased by at least 50 percent after new fuel prices were enforced

Kuwait's ruler re-appoints PM after parliamentary election
Politics & Economics»

Kuwait's ruler re-appoints PM after parliamentary election

Wednesday, 30 November 2016 3:05 PM

Parliamentary election seen as a rejection of austerity measures brought on by low oil prices

Kuwait's Gulf Bank announces appointment of new CEO
Banking & Finance»

Kuwait's Gulf Bank announces appointment of new CEO

Wednesday, 30 November 2016 1:55 PM

Kuwait's fourth-largest lender by assets says Antoine Daher will take up top role on Thursday

Qatar says to provide $1.25bn in aid to Tunisia
Politics & Economics»

Qatar says to provide $1.25bn in aid to Tunisia

Tuesday, 29 November 2016 5:08 PM

Funds will help to shore up Tunisia's post-revolution economy; Kuwait to lend another $500m

Kuwait to raise traffic fines tenfold from January
Transport»

Kuwait to raise traffic fines tenfold from January

Tuesday, 29 November 2016 5:01 PM

Offences include parking vehicles in spaces designated for physically disabled individuals

Kuwait said to send request for proposals for international bond
Politics & Economics»

Kuwait said to send request for proposals for international bond

Tuesday, 29 November 2016 1:56 PM

Sources say sovereign is expected to issue next year, most likely in the US dollar market

Kuwait bans drones from flying over private properties
Culture & Society»

Kuwait bans drones from flying over private properties

Tuesday, 29 November 2016 11:32 AM

Offenders would face three years jail time or a $9,800 (KD3,000) fine

Saudi fund to buy major stake in Alabbar's investment firm Adeptio
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Saudi fund to buy major stake in Alabbar's investment firm Adeptio

Tuesday, 29 November 2016 9:15 AM

Kingdom’s Public Investment Fund buy 50 percent of Adeptio from Mohamed Alabbar

Kuwait confirms plans to buy 28 Boeing F-18 jets
Politics & Economics»

Kuwait confirms plans to buy 28 Boeing F-18 jets

Monday, 28 November 2016 6:20 PM

Military official reaffirms warplanes deal 10 days after US State Dep't notified Congress of possible sale

As it happened: Arabian Business Digital Forum
Technology»

As it happened: Arabian Business Digital Forum

Monday, 28 November 2016 9:03 AM

The Arabian Business Digital Forum brings together the region’s top industry influencers and leading entrepreneurs to discuss and debate the blueprint for a digital future.

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Oil market intervention will speed balancing process, says Saudi energy minister
Energy»

Oil market intervention will speed balancing process, says Saudi energy minister

Sunday, 27 November 2016 7:05 PM

Khalid Falih said on Sunday that Saudi Arabia was sticking to its position on the Algiers agreement, that everyone should cooperate

Opposition groups win almost half of 50 seats in Kuwait election - report
Politics & Economics»

Opposition groups win almost half of 50 seats in Kuwait election - report

Sunday, 27 November 2016 12:27 PM

Public fears a win for the opposition will bring the country back to political crisis

Kuwaitis vote in austerity-focused poll, energised by opposition
Politics & Economics»

Kuwaitis vote in austerity-focused poll, energised by opposition

Saturday, 26 November 2016 4:21 PM

More than 290 candidates, including 14 women, are standing for 50 seats in the parliament

Economic reforms weigh on Kuwait's parliamentary election
Politics & Economics»

Economic reforms weigh on Kuwait's parliamentary election

Friday, 25 November 2016 1:42 AM

Kuwaitis vote on Saturday for a new parliament the gov't hopes will help push through reforms to a lavish welfare state

Etihad Cargo says 72 racehorses flown from England to Kuwait
Transport»

Etihad Cargo says 72 racehorses flown from England to Kuwait

Thursday, 24 November 2016 1:51 PM

$45m cargo transported to the Gulf for winter training as European racing season ends


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