May 11, 2004
Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed Sabah Al-Salim Al-Sabah arrived in Beirut on Monday evening on an official visit to Lebanon. While in Beirut
An American civilian was found dead near a highway overpass in Baghdad, the US military said Tuesday. There were signs of trauma on the corpse, the mi
Kuwait earned $23.49 billion in fiscal 2003-2004 – the highest in three decades, according to a report released by the National Bank of Kuwait.
World oil prices fell from their 13-year peaks of $40 a barrel Monday as leading world exporter Saudi Arabia said Opec should raise supply to stop high prices hurting world economic growth.
May 10, 2004
The Omani State Council Sunday held its 13th meeting of the year under the chairmanship of Dr. Yahya bin Mahfoudh al-Manthri, Council President. Havin
Kuwait's real estate market expanded substantially last year with sales and prices of land plots exceeding the most optimistic projections, a report published recently by the Kuwaiti Real Estate Bank
May 9, 2004
Electricity and energy ministers of the GCC states approved in Kuwait City Saturday funding for a plan to link power grids, Kuwaiti Energy Minister Sheikh Ahmad Fahd Al Sabah said.
Salala Ports Services Company signed a 110 million USD loan agreement with three banks to finance a project for Dock 5,6 equipments and another one to extend the wave breaker.
May 6, 2004
Israeli soldiers stationed on occupied Shebaa Farms, on the Israel-Lebanon border, encountered two groups of potential infiltrators approaching from L
Qatar's US$15 billion tourism master plan will get a further boost from the government's decision to allow 100% foreign investments in tourism-related
Endless efforts by Kuwaiti Islamist to forbid the participants of the popular show Star Academy from holding a concert in Kuwait came to a dead-end, after the Kuwait Minister of Information denied the
New Skies Satellites N.V. and Kuwait Messaging Services/FalconStream Thursday announced a new two-way satellite IP hub for the Middle East, which will access New Skies' NSS-6 satellite.
May 5, 2004
Microsoft announced the appointment of Samer Abu-Ltaif as the new General Manager to head the Microsoft North Gulf region serving Kuwait, Bahrain and Qatar markets with a base in Kuwait.
Qatar Petroleum (QP) spent in excess of QR1.5bn for local procurement over the last five years of which Qatari businesses won QR1.25bn under nearly 100,000 direct orders and call-off agreement orders,
May 4, 2004
Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz, the Saudi Minister of Interior, and his accompanying delegation arrived in Kuwait Monday night to attend the fifth consulta