Kuwait

December 8, 2000

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Independent Kuwaiti businessman Jamal Hussein al-Omar has won Thursday\'s by-election for a parliamentary seat that fell vacant after the death of an

December 7, 2000

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Kuwait will open a secondary stock market in April 2001 and introduce electronic trading and new tools for the official Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE).

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A large arms cache uncovered in a desert region of Kuwait belonged to a suspected terrorist cell that was plotting to carry out attacks on US military

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The Secretary General of the Egyptian Chambers of Commerce Association, Abdulsattar Ashara, stated that the Chambers of Commerce Associations from Egypt and Kuwait are conducting intense talks in orde

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Kuwait will open a secondary stock market in April 2001 and introduce electronic trading and new tools for the official Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE), newspapers reported Thursday, December 7. Companies

December 6, 2000

02:00 GMT

Kuwait is ready to pump more oil into the market to help make up any shortfall in supply caused by Iraq's decision to halt its crude exports, Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah said Tuesd

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<b>Date:</b> Dec 6 - Dec 15, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Kuwait International Fairs Ground, Hall No 7, Kuwait <b>Specifics:</b> <b>Coordination by:</b> Kuwait International Fair Co. <b>Contact:</b>

December 5, 2000

02:00 GMT

Kuwaiti Oil Minister Sheikh Saud Nasser al-Sabah said on December 4th that Fluor Daniel and Korea’s Sunkyong are to rebuild the Mina al-Ahmadi refinery for an estimated initial cost of $298 million.

December 4, 2000

02:00 GMT

Kuwait sees no need to hike oil production despite Iraq\'s decision to halt exports because the market is already saturated.

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National Bank of Kuwait (NBK), Kuwait’s largest commercial bank, declared that its $105 million takeover of Egypt’s Misr America International Bank (MAIB) has been stalled due to a legal dispute betwe

December 3, 2000

02:00 GMT

Married inmates in Kuwait\'s prison will soon be allowed conjugal rights once every four months after the Islamic affairs ministry gave its nod to the

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Kuwait said Friday it was discussing with other members of OPEC possible joint measures after Iraq's decision to halt its oil exports, the KUNA news agency reported.

December 2, 2000

02:00 GMT

Kuwaiti women on Saturday took their campaign to win political rights to the emirate\'s constitutional court, arguing it was time they were treated on

November 30, 2000

02:00 GMT

The Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) closed the week Wednesday, November 29, down 0.55 percent, in the most sluggish trading in months on the back of political wrangling and a lack of reforms.

November 29, 2000

02:00 GMT

Kuwaiti coastguards have killed an Iranian drug smuggler, and seized a record 1,536 kilograms (3,379 pounds) of hashish