During a meeting last week, the Kuwaiti cabinet ruled that it would maintain its existing expatriate population, and allow foreigners into the country only to replace those leaving. (File photo)
April 30, 2015 - 14:41 GMT
Kuwait has decided to stop expatriates entering the country in order to “fix imbalances” in its population.
Sheikh Ahmed Al-Mansour Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah
April 28, 2015 - 23:32 GMT
Kuwait's Public Authority for Youth and Sports chief Sheikh Ahmad Mansour Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah has stressed the need for support of sports and youth activities for Syrian refugees living under difficult conditions.
The source further explained that Kuwait will be targeting between “5%-10% shares of large transactions” in Egypt.
April 19, 2015 - 04:55 GMT
Kuwait has completed the lengthy establishment of a company through which the state’s future investments in Egypt will be carried out.
This royal couple was more than generous with thier wedding gifts for guests! (Image: Khaleej TImes)
April 16, 2015 - 10:38 GMT
Myriam Fares was one of several Arab celebs that hit up a Kuwaiti royal wedding where VIP guests were presented with diamond rings!
Akon will no longer be performing in Kuwait on Saturday. (Image:
April 12, 2015 - 11:05 GMT
Kuwaiti lawmakers warned they would take action if US rapper Akon's performance, planned for Saturday, went ahead.
Reconstruction has barely begun, with experts saying it will take years even if Israel significantly eases its eight-year blockade. (Image: AFP/File)
April 11, 2015 - 10:04 GMT
The pledge from Kuwait includes $75 million for housing, $35 million for infrastructure projects and $15 million for supporting damaged agricultural and industrial structures in Gaza.
Kuwaiti-based AFESD is considered a main partner in supporting the Kingdom's development efforts through extending soft loans to the country (Image: file photo)
April 08, 2015 - 07:20 GMT
Jordan on Tuesday signed a $100 million soft loan agreement with the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD) to fund small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
Price of Kuwaiti oil averaged well above $100 a barrel last fiscal year but is currently hovering around $50.
April 03, 2015 - 12:08 GMT
Kuwait's revenues dropped by one fifth in the first 11 months of the fiscal year due to the decline in global oil prices,
It is just about impossible for a mall developer from one of the other Gulf states to try and do something new in Dubai or Abu Dhabi.
April 01, 2015 - 21:05 GMT
They are helming major expansions and integrating hospitality to cast the net wider
Kuwait's donors conference for Syria has forked in over $3.8 billion in aid so far on the first day. (AFP/K. Mazraawi)
March 31, 2015 - 18:09 GMT
Kuwait's donors conference for Syria has forked in over $3.8 billion in aid so far on the first day.
Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah (C), United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon (L) and Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah al-Khaled al-Sabah attend a donor conference for Syria in Kuwait City, on March 31, 2015. (AFP/File)
March 31, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
Kuwait's emir announced Tuesday a $500 million pledge to help alleviate war-torn Syria's humanitarian crisis, the worst in "modern history."