Kuwait

January 15, 2013

Kanye and Kim in a tender embrace.
08:50 GMT

The reality star is reportedly set to marry her rap star boyfriend, Kanye West, in secret.

January 14, 2013

Kuwait has revealed a budget surplus of $52 billion, in the first eight months of the fiscal year, buoyed by oil revenues
12:14 GMT

Kuwait has revealed a budget surplus of $52 billion in the first eight months of the fiscal year, buoyed by strong oil revenues .

January 11, 2013

Kuawaiti actress Shaima Ali will play second fiddle to no one!
06:00 GMT

Young Kuwaiti actress Shaima Ali has threatened to quit her acting career after feeling she was deprived of the recognition she deserved.

January 9, 2013

Emma Shah
05:00 GMT

Despite being part Arab/part Persian, Emma Shah is hoping to get a place in the records books for singing in the language of Israel.

January 7, 2013

Kuwait's emir, Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah (Photo: Zimbio)
09:07 GMT

A court has sentenced opposition youth, Rashed al-Enezi, to two years in prison for writing tweets deemed offensive to Kuwait's emir.

January 3, 2013

The Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development has signed deal with Sudan to help finance new projects
11:55 GMT

The Kuwait-based Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD) signed a deal on Wednesday with Sudan to help finance the launch of a new industrial bank

January 2, 2013

Changing her tune: Myriam Fares revelas the new title to her upcoming single
13:35 GMT

Lebanese sing reveals her change of heart over her new single

December 26, 2012

Kuwait's oil exports to South Korea are booming
11:46 GMT

Kuwait's crude oil exports to South Korea in November surged 74.4 percent from a year earlier to 14.06 million barrels, or 469,000 barrels per day (bpd), latest data released by the state-run Korea National Oil Corporation showed.

December 24, 2012

Mohammad Abdo
09:59 GMT

The legendary Saudi singer turns down a place on the Kuwaiti festival line-up with a poor excuse.

December 16, 2012

Kuwaiti opposition supporters demonstrate in downtown Kuwait City late on Saturday night, to demand dissolution of the new parliament. (AFP PHOTO/YASSER AL-ZAYYAT)
11:22 GMT

Security forces are forced to stop hundreds of protestors from reaching the parliament building, after opposition activists claim electoral laws are anti-democratic.

December 14, 2012

Kuwaiti singer Shams, which means 'Sun' in Arabic,  has finally agreed to shine in a live concert.
09:20 GMT

After refusing to hold live concerts for so many years, Kuwaiti singer Shams shocks her fans and decides to go live!

December 11, 2012

Sheikh Khaled bin Abdul Rahman
11:35 GMT

One of al-Qaeda's top commanders is confirmed as killed by local Taliban sources speaking to the BBC.

December 6, 2012

Protests in Kuwait
09:52 GMT

Protests continued in Kuwait on Wednesday night following the emir's decision to reappoint Sheikh Jaber al-Mubarak al-Sabah as prime minister.

December 5, 2012

Kuwait's budget surplus is growing
12:07 GMT

Kuwait's budget surplus for the first six months of reached $44.7 billion before allocations to the Reserve Fund for Future Generations (RFFG),a National Bank of Kuwait report shows.

Kim Kardashian is back in the States (Photo: Facebook)
06:52 GMT

US socialite Kim Kardashian has left the Gulf following an unprecedented three-day visit to Kuwait and Bahrain to launch new stores.