Kuwait

October 29, 2000

02:00 GMT

Kuwait's parliament reopens Saturday to tackle a series of essential economic bills, but the highest fiscal surplus in two decades is certain to cast serious doubts on the urgency of reforms.

October 28, 2000

03:00 GMT

<b>Date:</b> Oct 28 - Nov 3, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Kuwait Sheraton, Kuwait <b>Specifics:</b> Event showcasing Gold and other Jewelry items <b>Coordination by:</b> Kuwait International Fair Co.

October 26, 2000

03:00 GMT

Kuwaiti-Palestinian relations, which have been strained since Iraq's 1990 invasion of the emirate, are rapidly improving.

03:00 GMT

A World Bank delegation is visiting the oil-rich nation of Kuwait, as part of an attempt to spark the private sector, which contributes 25 percent of total Gross Domestic Product (GDP).

October 25, 2000

03:00 GMT

Kuwaiti Oil Minister Saud Nasser al-Sabah was named Tuesday to take on the information portfolio in an interim capacity following the resignation of S

03:00 GMT

Kuwaiti Oil Minister Saud Nasser al-Sabah was named Tuesday to take on the information portfolio in an interim capacity following the resignation of Saad bin Teflah al-Ajmi, Foreign Minister Sabah al-

03:00 GMT

The Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) edged down 0.6 percent in the week ending Tuesday amid sluggish trading on the back of Middle East tension and lack of action on economic reforms.

03:00 GMT

<b>Date:</b> Oct 25 - Nov 3, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Kuwait International Fairs Ground, Hall No 4B, Kuwait <b>Specifics:</b> Exhibition of products produced in Syria <b>Coordination by:</b> Mas

October 24, 2000

03:00 GMT

The Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) edged down 0.6 percent in the week ending Tuesday amid sluggish trading on the back of Middle East tension and lack of

03:00 GMT

A World Bank team is visiting Kuwait to advise the oil-rich emirate on ways to "energize" a private sector that contributes just 25 percent of GDP.

October 23, 2000

03:00 GMT

<b>Date:</b> Oct 23 - Nov 3 2000 <b>Location:</b> Kuwait International Fairs Ground, Hall No 6, Kuwait <b>Coordination by:</b> Kuwait International Fair Co. kufair@ncc.moc.kw http://www.kif.net

October 22, 2000

03:00 GMT

The Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) on Sunday crashed below the 1,400-point psychological barrier as investor confidence dipped on the back of tension in

03:00 GMT

Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah said on October 20th that halting oil exports to Western countries in support of the Palestinians would hurt Arab countries.

03:00 GMT

The Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) crashed to an eight-week low losing 1.7 per cent on the week ending yesterday on shaken investor confidence.

03:00 GMT

<b>Date:</b> Oct 22 - Nov 3, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Kuwait International Fairs Ground, Hall No 4A, Kuwait <b>Specifics:</b> <b>Coordination by:</b> Al Wafaa & Al Amal Est. <b>Contact:</b> <b>