Kuwait

October 17, 2000

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Kuwait's Oil Minister Sheikh Saud Nasser al-Sabah has said the current oil price is highly inflated because of the turmoil in the Middle East, a newspaper reported on Monday.

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Kuwait's Oil Minister Sheikh Saud Nasser al-Sabah has said world demand for oil will rise by 25 million barrels per day (bpd) to hit 100 million bpd by 2010, a newspaper reported on Tuesday.

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Kuwait Petroleum Corp. has sold an iron plant it owned through the Bahrain-based Gulf Industrial Investment Company (GIIC) for $183 million, a statement said Sunday.

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<b>Date:</b> Oct 17 - Oct 27, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Kuwait International Fairs Ground, Hall No 5, Kuwait <b>Specifics:</b> <b>Coordination by:</b> Kuwait International Fair Co. <b>Contact:</b

October 16, 2000

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Kuwait said Monday the Arab summit set for October 21-22 should be devoted entirely to "Jerusalem and the latest events in the Middle East," rejecting

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Kuwait's Oil Minister Sheikh Saud Nasser al-Sabah has said the current oil price is highly inflated because of the turmoil in the Middle East.

03:00 GMT

The OPEC oil cartel is not planning to boost production further, Kuwait's Oil Minister Saud Nasser al-Sabah said Sunday, noting that high crude prices were temporary.

October 15, 2000

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The OPEC oil cartel is not planning to boost production further, Kuwait's Oil Minister Saud Nasser al-Sabah said Sunday, noting that high crude prices

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Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Company (Kufpec) announced yesterday record profits of $70 million in the first three quarters of 2000, up 71 per cent on the same period last year.

October 14, 2000

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<b>Date:</b> Oct 14 - Oct 20, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Kuwait International Fairs Ground, Hall No 2, Kuwait <b>Specifics:</b> <b>Coordination by:</b> Kuwait International Fair Co. <b>Contact:</b

October 12, 2000

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Four Pakistani workers died after inhaling toxic gases in a sewage manhole in a private farm west of Kuwait City, newspapers reported Thursday.

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A unit untouched by a huge blast that halted production last June at Kuwait's Al-Ahmadi refinery has resumed normal operation, the Kuwait National Petroleum Co. said Wednesday.

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Kuwait denied on October 11th reports that its attempts to restart a crude distillation unit at the Mina al-Ahmadi refinery on October 7th had failed. The Kuwait National Petroleum Co. (KNPC), the ref

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The Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) edged down 0.9 percent on the week ending Wednesday amid rising tension in the Middle East.

October 10, 2000

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Kuwait has ended a state of maximum alert which was declared after hundreds of stateless Arabs gathered last week on the border in Iraq demanding a ri