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Kuwaiti police shoot Saudi man in stand-off
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Kuwaiti police shoot Saudi man in stand-off

Monday, 22 September 2014 1:24 PM

Saudi was allegedly holding family members at gun point when he was shot by police - report

Kuwait's SWF says to expand Germany investments
Banking & Finance»

Kuwait's SWF says to expand Germany investments

Friday, 19 September 2014 10:14 AM

Kuwait Investment Authority wants to ramp up investments in Europe's largest economy

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Ooredoo under fire in Kuwait for retrenching 60 nationals
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Ooredoo under fire in Kuwait for retrenching 60 nationals

Thursday, 18 September 2014 2:03 PM

MPs are calling for the telcom’s contract to be cancelled, law to prohibit private firms from sacking Kuwaiti nationals

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Kuwait Airways mulls $3.2bn plan to buy Boeing planes
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Kuwait Airways mulls $3.2bn plan to buy Boeing planes

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 1:14 PM

Airline's chairwoman confirms that carrier is studying an offer to buy 10 777 passenger jets

Kuwait's Americana says major shareholder mulling stake options
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Kuwait's Americana says major shareholder mulling stake options

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 1:13 PM

Kuwait Food Co asks for its shares to be suspended while shareholder reviews its portfolio

Kuwait seeks World Heritage listing for Towers
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Kuwait seeks World Heritage listing for Towers

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 10:57 AM

The country’s three iconic towers, inaugurated in 1979, on the Arabian Gulf showcase Kuwait’s history and success in conserving water in the desert

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Ooredoo Kuwait cuts 165 jobs as market share shrinks
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Ooredoo Kuwait cuts 165 jobs as market share shrinks

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 5:38 PM

About 15% of total workforce is cut as country's No 3 mobile operator also sees net profits fall

Kuwaiti parents stage sit-in protest over school fees
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Kuwaiti parents stage sit-in protest over school fees

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 3:11 PM

Parents claim the Ministry of Education is turning a blind eye to schools excessively raising fees

Bidders line up for Kuwait's Americana, Savola confirms adviser
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Bidders line up for Kuwait's Americana, Savola confirms adviser

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 1:09 PM

Food firm says it has appointed JP Morgan to advise on potential deal for stake in Kuwait Food Co

Bahrain's Gulf Air says to launch Kuwait City-Istanbul route
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Bahrain's Gulf Air says to launch Kuwait City-Istanbul route

Monday, 15 September 2014 6:35 PM

National carrier says flights will start on October 2; launch is in response to increased demand from Kuwait

Kuwait makes first ministerial visit to Palestine in 20 years
Politics & Economics»

Kuwait makes first ministerial visit to Palestine in 20 years

Monday, 15 September 2014 1:45 PM

Foreign Minister’s meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is the first since the Palestinian Authority was created

Kuwait bans novel on bedouin's life
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Kuwait bans novel on bedouin's life

Monday, 15 September 2014 10:55 AM

Arabic author Abdullah Al Busais says book was censored because it detailed a sensitive part of Kuwaiti society

Kuwaitis forced to pay security deposit for Indian maids
Culture & Society»

Kuwaitis forced to pay security deposit for Indian maids

Monday, 15 September 2014 10:28 AM

The Indian gov’t now requires a $2,500 bank guarantee before Kuwaitis can hire Indian female domestic workers to protect their rights

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Saudi Arabia, Kuwait 'still too reliant on oil revenues'
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Saudi Arabia, Kuwait 'still too reliant on oil revenues'

Friday, 12 September 2014 1:43 AM

New report says more needs to be done to diversify economies across the GCC region

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Kuwait Energy, Dragon Oil find oil in Iraq
Energy»

Kuwait Energy, Dragon Oil find oil in Iraq

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 2:02 PM

Companies say they were able to around 2,000 bpd from the Faihaa-1 well in the Mishrif formation


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