May 29, 2011
Sources in Kuwait have warned that there are signs of the beginning of a local crisis in the availability of diesel used by large trucks, factories and ships.
May 18, 2011
Word on the Arab street, when not debating the latest on the Arab revolutions, and the state of catastrophe in Yemen or Libya or Syria, has turned to the new bid to expand the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). Scrutiny lies with the two potential new candidates for entry into this Gulf state league, namely Jordan and Morocco. The twitter-sphere is buzzing (or tweeting) with humorous remarks, as well as more grave concerns around the implications of such a shift, for both sides of the equation: the new members and the former block.
May 5, 2011
Vacancy for Qaeda Chief; candidate line-up for successors. 3 or 4 names have been repeatedly emerging amidst rumor-mongering on who is likely to step up to the plate for OBL's role. Al Bawaba brings you a greater line-up of potential AQ leaders, and a flavor of their CVs.
March 31, 2011
Kuwait's cabinet submitted its resignation on Thursday in order to avoid parliament questioning, parliamentary sources said.
March 29, 2011
Two Iranians and a Kuwaiti citizen, all serving in Kuwait's army, were condemned to death on Tuesday for being part of an Iranian spy cell.
Kuwait Finance House (KFH) AGM for Finance Sector Emad Al-Thaqeb has said that Kuwait Investment Authority had asked KFH to manage a real estate portfolio.
March 17, 2011
The Chinese capital Beijing hosted the signing ceremony of the agreement to launch the joint Kuwait - China oil refinery.
March 8, 2011
Hundreds of Kuwaitis protested on Tuesday evening for replacing the prime minister and demanded political freedoms.
March 3, 2011
An Omani foreign ministry official on Thursday stated his country had reconciled with the United Arab Emirates.
February 24, 2011
From the Arab Gulf kingdoms, to the more troubled Mid Eastern hot spots of Egypt and Iraq, leaders and patrons have their serene sea decks to keep them distracted from the noise of the rabble on stormy land! Some of the world’s richest billionaires keep floating palaces and pleasure decks, and some of these happen to be members of the royal or stately echelons of Arabia.
February 17, 2011
Kuwait's Burgan Bank has announced improved financial results for the year ended December 31st, 2010.
February 6, 2011
A Kuwaiti youth group called Sunday for a mass demonstration outside parliament on Tuesday
January 26, 2011
The Kuwaiti crude oil exports to China rose 32.9% during the month of December 2010.
January 20, 2011
Kuwait registered a preliminary budget surplus of $25.1 billion in the first nine months of the fiscal year despite a huge increase in spending.
The Second Arab Economic and Social Development kicked off in Sharm ElSheikh on Wednesday with the aim of promoting Arab integration. The Kuwaiti delegation to the Summit is headed by His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, who will hand over the summit presidency to Egyptian President Mohammad Hosni Mubarak.