September 29, 2000
Kuwait said Tuesday it has taken “all necessary precautions” as President Saddam Hussein's latest threats left Iraqi officials at pains to keep up the momentum toward an end of sanctions.
The Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) edged down slightly on the week ending Wednesday amid fresh threats by Iraqi President Saddam Hussein against the emirate\'s leaders but trading remained active.
September 28, 2000
A UN compensation commission approved Thursday a 15.9 billion dollar (18.05 billion euro) package for the Kuwait Petroleum Company to cover damages in
September 27, 2000
In a compromise over the future of Iraqi sanctions, the five permanent members of the UN Security Council endorse a 15.9-billion-dollar compensation c
International insurance firms have raised premiums on Kuwait's oil installations by between 200 to 300 percent following two refinery blasts that left eight people dead, a newspaper reported Tuesday.
Kuwait said Tuesday it hoped there would be no further delay in a $16-billion oil compensation claim for the 1990-1991 Iraqi occupation despite reservations within the UN Security Council.
Kuwait's total claims submitted to the UN Compensation Commission (UNCC) for damages from the 1990-1991 Iraqi occupation have shot up to $168.2 billion.
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September 26, 2000
International insurance firms have raised premiums on Kuwait's oil installations by between 200 to 300 percent following two refinery blasts that left
Kuwait hopes there would be no further delay in a 16-billion-dollar oil compensation claim for the 1990-1991 Iraqi occupation despite reservations wit
September 25, 2000
A hardline Islamist MP in Kuwait has urged that "controls" be imposed on BBC FM radio broadcast in the emirate after it aired a program on extramarita
September 24, 2000
Kuwaiti prosecutors have demanded the death penalty for a six-strong Iraqi spy ring found in possession of concealed weapons that could be used for as
Kuwait’s total revenues in the 1999/2000 fiscal year which ended June 30 reached $17 billion, a post-Gulf War record, as oil prices soared, Al-Shall Economic Consultants declared.
Kuwait's coast guard has seized a small oil tanker suspected of smuggling Iraqi crude oil and detained a number of Iraqi crewmembers, a security source said Saturday.
Kuwait said Friday the current oil price was "above expectations" and that it would welcome a US decision to dip into its strategic reserve in order to stabilise the oil market.