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Kuwait's KUFPEC inks deal for China exploration deals
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Kuwait's KUFPEC inks deal for China exploration deals

Friday, 19 December 2014 9:54 AM

International arm of Kuwait's state oil company announces three new agreements in South China Sea

Kuwait says accepts Iraq request on Gulf war reparations
Politics & Economics»

Kuwait says accepts Iraq request on Gulf war reparations

Thursday, 18 December 2014 1:35 PM

Iraq is seeking to defer payment of $4.6bn for one year as its economy is hit by falling oil price, war with ISIL

Kuwait minister says oil prices could improve in H2 2015
Politics & Economics»

Kuwait minister says oil prices could improve in H2 2015

Wednesday, 17 December 2014 1:22 PM

Oil minister Ali al-Omair says daily surplus of 1.8m barrels is primary reason for the slump in prices

Kuwait-backed Aston Martin looks to raise nearly $235m to fund new models
Banking & Finance»

Kuwait-backed Aston Martin looks to raise nearly $235m to fund new models

Wednesday, 17 December 2014 9:45 AM

British luxury car maker is aiming expand its range of models into new areas including crossover SUVs, in a bid to stem its losses

US food supplier accused of supplying $5m of fake halal beef to the Gulf
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US food supplier accused of supplying $5m of fake halal beef to the Gulf

Wednesday, 17 December 2014 9:44 AM

Company charged with fraudulently claiming meat sold in the UAE and Kuwait was handled by Muslim experts

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UN Gulf War fund to meet this week on Iraq payment delay
Politics & Economics»

UN Gulf War fund to meet this week on Iraq payment delay

Tuesday, 16 December 2014 10:26 AM

Special meeting will address plea to postpone final $4.6bn instalment payment to Kuwait

Kuwait may cut spending next year amid oil price slump
Politics & Economics»

Kuwait may cut spending next year amid oil price slump

Monday, 15 December 2014 11:45 AM

Senior official says state spending may drop of $65bn in next fiscal year as lower oil prices puts pressure on finances

Kuwait says working to improve stock exchange conditions
Politics & Economics»

Kuwait says working to improve stock exchange conditions

Monday, 15 December 2014 11:38 AM

Finance Minister Anas Al Saleh made the comments as the market's main index fell steeply, bringing its year-to-date losses to 17%

Kuwait launches investigation into death of maid attacked by lion
Culture & Society»

Kuwait launches investigation into death of maid attacked by lion

Monday, 15 December 2014 11:36 AM

Minister says legal procedures will be taken against those responsible for the woman’s death

Expats with traffic fines in Kuwait banned from travelling
Transport»

Expats with traffic fines in Kuwait banned from travelling

Sunday, 14 December 2014 1:51 PM

Foreign workers will have to pay off driving-related fines before they can leave the country under new measure

Kuwait Airways to receive first new planes in 16yrs
Transport»

Kuwait Airways to receive first new planes in 16yrs

Sunday, 14 December 2014 1:45 PM

Leased Airbus A320s are due to arrive this week as the first of 12 to be leased, while 35 purchased planes are due by the end of the decade

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Cash-strapped Iraq seeks Kuwait war reparation delay
Politics & Economics»

Cash-strapped Iraq seeks Kuwait war reparation delay

Sunday, 14 December 2014 1:44 PM

Iraq want to postpone a final $4.6bn installment as it faces a cash crisis caused by falling oil prices, fighting IS

Maid dies after attack by Kuwait employer's pet lion
Culture & Society»

Maid dies after attack by Kuwait employer's pet lion

Saturday, 13 December 2014 6:25 PM

Reports say domestic worker Lourdes Abejuela has died in hospital days after being attack

IMF urges Kuwait to curb spending, subsidies amid oil price drop
Politics & Economics»

IMF urges Kuwait to curb spending, subsidies amid oil price drop

Friday, 12 December 2014 9:47 AM

International Monetary Fund says Gulf state's fiscal position is strong but steps needed to increase saving for future generations

Kuwait-backed Aston Martin said to eye funds for new models
Banking & Finance»

Kuwait-backed Aston Martin said to eye funds for new models

Friday, 12 December 2014 9:47 AM

Sources say luxury British car maker is working on plans to issue new shares or bonds


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