Kuwait

January 28, 2004

02:00 GMT

An All-news satellite TV channel to be named Haikal ‏  ‏will start broadcasting in Egypt in August, according to the Egyptian magazine Almusawar,

02:00 GMT

UK-based Megahertz Broadcast Systems has signed a contract for the design and supply of a four million dollar Outside Broadcast vehicle for Kuwait Television. Megahertz won the tendered order through

January 27, 2004

02:00 GMT

US Secretary of State Colin Powell reiterated that it was an "open question" as to whether stockpiles of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) were hidden

02:00 GMT

Lebanese singer Nancy Ajram is scheduled to hold two performances in Kuwait during Eid Al Adha (Muslim religious holiday), which were revealed to have already been sold out

02:00 GMT

United Real Estate (URC) of the Kuwait Projects Company (KIPCO) Group recorded a net profit of 13 million Kuwaiti dinars ($44.2 million) in 2003, an increase of 334 percent compared to figures from th

02:00 GMT

The Mashreqbank Group recorded a 19 percent net profit increase in 2003 with income reaching 601 million Emirati dirhams ($163 million). Earnings per share improved significantly from Dh 7.05 in 2002

02:00 GMT

Mercury Air Group’s wholly owned subsidiary Maytag Aircraft has been awarded the United States Air Mobility Command (AMC) contract to provide Air Terminal and Ground Handling Services at Kuwait Intern

January 25, 2004

02:00 GMT

Iran's President Mohammad Khatami on Sunday pledged that any fundamental change in US policies toward Tehran will change the existing atmosphere of ho

02:00 GMT

Kuwait’s Gulf Insurance Company (GIC) reported a net profit of 5.4 million Kuwaiti dinars ($18 million) for 2003, an increase of 9.5 percent compared to the previous year.  The board of directors has

02:00 GMT

Global Investment House reported 12.5 million Kuwaiti dinars ($42.3 million) in profits for 2003. The board has approved to recommend to the annual general meeting to distribute 30 percent as cash div

02:00 GMT

Dubai’s GAC Logistics has launched its latest office in Norway, located in Lillestrom between Oslo and the international airport at Gardemoen. The new center is a joint venture between GAC and Skandin

January 23, 2004

02:00 GMT

<b>Date:</b> Jan 19-23, 2004 <b>Location:</b> Kuwait International Fair Grounds, Mishref, Kuwait <b>Specifics:</b> Rebuild Iraq 2004 connects international suppliers with the decision makers over

January 22, 2004

02:00 GMT

Bahrain-based Gulf Finance House has announced that it will list its shares on the Kuwait Stock Exchange on January 25 2004. The move is part of a strategic plan to expand shareholder base and to allo

02:00 GMT

London-based MerchantBridge & Co has been appointed as the Lead Advisor to the Iraqi Ministry of Industry and Minerals for their Lease of Industrial Factories Program. The Ministry received a total of

02:00 GMT

US-based Barnie's Coffee & Tea Company has opened its first international franchise store in Kuwait. The outlet is owned by the local American Mattress Company. There are 87 company-owned and franchis