Prime Minister of Kuwait Sheikh Nasser Al-Mohammed Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah is endorsing the Second Kuwait Financial Forum Oct. 31 - Nov. 1, sponsored by the Commercial Bank of Kuwait.
The forum will be used as a platform to discuss Kuwait's financial industry and its development plan (http://www.kuwaittimes.net/read_news.php?newsid=MTIzMTcyNDAyOQ== ). The plan has been the hallmark of Sheikh Nasser's agenda as prime minister. Other topics of interest at the conference include the global financial crisis and its implications, the features of regulatory development and the progress of international financial system reform. According to a statement from the Commercial Bank of Kuwait, a goal of the conference is to spotlight the significant economic and financial challenges facing the local and regional banking industry.
The forum is expected to draw a selection of governors from the world's central banks, along with a number of economists and banking experts from Arab nations.