Kuwait

January 12, 2011

Kuwaiti prime minister
14:16 GMT

Wednesday was an historic day in the relations between Kuwait and Iraq.

January 2, 2011

oil
13:28 GMT

A fresh report published in Kuwait has indicated that oil revenues in GCC countries rose by 15.6%

December 30, 2010

Kuwait City
09:35 GMT

Official data shows that the rate of inflation in Kuwait for November 2010 increased to 5.9% compared with the same month last year. The inflation rose by 0.6% compared to October 2010.

December 28, 2010

Sheikh Nasser Mohammad al-Ahmad al-Sabah
15:37 GMT

Kuwaiti opposition legislators on Tuesday started quizzing the country's prime minister behind closed doors over allegations of breaching the constitution .

December 27, 2010

Kiliç Deniz
13:40 GMT

NBK Capital announced today that it has completed its fifth investment in Turkey by acquiring a 20 percent equity stake in Kiliç Deniz ("Kiliç"), Turkey's largest aquaculture company.

Pharmaceuticals
13:30 GMT

Company acquires majority holding in Egyptian International Medical Center & EIMC United Pharmaceuticals.

December 16, 2010

12:42 GMT

Standard and Poor's Ratings Services said today it has revised the outlook on takaful player Wethaq Takaful Insurance Co. (Wethaq) to stable from negative.

December 15, 2010

11:35 GMT

ANHAM At Full Performance Level Servicing $2.2 Billion Contract with U.S. Government.

11:28 GMT

Two tickets for the price of one make this birthday twice as good

December 13, 2010

Kuwaiti MPs
15:24 GMT

Kuwait is heading for a new political crisis after three opposition MPs filed a motion to question the prime minister in parliament following a police crackdown.

December 12, 2010

Jazeera Airways
14:31 GMT

Jazeera Airways Group has increased the capital of its fully-owned leasing arm, Sahaab Aircraft Leasing, from KD 20 million to KD 29 million to take advantage of new market opportunities.

Areva
12:37 GMT

Areva group's Supervisory Board, meeting under the chairmanship of Jean-Cyril Spinetta, approved the launch of a reserved capital increase of 900 million euros.

December 8, 2010

11:11 GMT

New connections include Amsterdam, Venice, Munich, Nice, and Rome.

December 7, 2010

Fairmont Palm Jumeirah hotel project
09:42 GMT

IFA Hotels & Resorts announced today that it has secured financing of US$115 million for its Fairmont Palm Jumeirah hotel project.

December 6, 2010

10:47 GMT

Al-Jenaee: Ongoing efforts to add extra value to NBK’s services.