Kuwait

July 25, 2000

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A Kuwait-based group opposed to ties with Israel slammed the Camp David peace talks on Tuesday and urged Gulf Arab states to refuse to finance any set

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(AFP, TEHRAN) - Kuwait's Oil Minister Sheikh Saud Nasser al-Sabah arrived in Tehran Monday for talks with Iranian officials.

July 24, 2000

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Kuwait's Oil Minister Sheikh Saud Nasser Sabah arrived in Tehran Monday for talks with Iranian officials, including the demarcation of a maritime area

July 23, 2000

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A Kuwaiti court with expansive powers is due to start hearing cases against destruction and damage to the emirate's environment in October, director g

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Iran on Sunday denied Kuwaiti press reports that Tehran has offered to supply Kuwait with some 200 million gallons (760 million liters) of drinking wa

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Twenty-eight people convicted of serious crimes are currently on death row in Kuwait's only prison, whose capacity has been exceeded by 50 percent, a

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(AFP, KUWAIT CITY) - The Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) on Wednesday closed the week up slightly, after several weeks of decline due to slack summer trading.

July 22, 2000

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The Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries (OAPEC) said a 42 percent rise in crude prices in 1999 rocketed the oil income of its member st

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Kuwait's coast guard has seized an Indian tanker and two Emirati wooden boats for violating UN sanctions on Iraq and detained 30 crewmen, the interior

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The Kuwaiti government plans to resubmit a bill on granting women the vote that was narrowly defeated in parliament last November, Foreign Minister Sh

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Kuwait has ordered ammunition from the United States in a deal worth 150 million dollars, Defense Minister Sheikh Salem al-Sabah said Saturday. Sheikh

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Kuwait's Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmed al-Sabah said there is no pressing need to set up political parties in the emirate, reported the BBC.o

July 21, 2000

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Kuwait has welcomed an Iranian offer to supply up to 200 million gallons (760 million liters) a day of drinking water from the river Karun, which flow

July 19, 2000

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Kuwait's foreign minister on Wednesday rejected Iraq's criticism of the maritime border agreement the emirate signed with Saudi Arabia, saying the acc

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(AFP, KUWAIT CITY) - Kuwait assured its top customer Pakistan of normal supplies of refined oil products despite last month's blast in the country's main refinery.