Salim bin Said Al Wahaibi (Photo: Qatar Tribune)
December 09, 2017 - 19:04 GMT
The President of Oman Football Association Sheikh Salim bin Said al Wahaibi has praised the big role played by the Qatari association in helping lift the FIFA ban on Kuwaiti football, after a struggle that went on for more than two years.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino
December 08, 2017 - 20:45 GMT
Infantino lauds nations after tournament shifted from Qatar slated to be held from December 22
Qatar had conducted the draw for the tournament on September 25 with all eight teams included despite the fact that Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain did not send their representatives to Doha.
December 08, 2017 - 20:24 GMT
Kuwait will make its much-awaited return to international football as host of the prestigious Gulf Cup starting December 22, it was confirmed Friday.
Kuwaiti flag
December 07, 2017 - 19:14 GMT
The Public Authority for Sport (PAS) Women's Committee is keen to enhance sports activities for working ladies, an official has said.
The Gulf Cup was scheduled to begin in Doha later this month but was clouded in a bit of uncertainty because Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain refused to send their teams to Qatar and Kuwait was serving out the FIFA ban
December 07, 2017 - 15:42 GMT
In a grand gesture combining great sportsmanship with diplomatic maturity that has been the hallmark of Qatar’s dealings with its neighbours throughout the ongoing blockade...
Kuwait Football Association headquarters
December 06, 2017 - 18:13 GMT
World football governing body FIFA on Wednesday lifted its suspension of Kuwait, after the Gulf state's parliament adopted a law meant to end government interference in the sport.
Kuwaiti National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim receives FIFA president Gianni Infantino (Photo: KUNA)
December 06, 2017 - 12:44 GMT
FIFA president Gianni Infantino arrived here on Wednesday with a letter regarding lifting the suspension on Kuwaiti football.
Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah presides Kuwaiti cabinet weekly session (Photo: KUNA)
December 04, 2017 - 19:20 GMT
The Kuwaiti cabinet Monday approved a newly passed sports law aiming at revamping Kuwaiti sports and helping in lifting the international on the country's sports...
The GCC Summit is scheduled for Dec. 5 and 6 (AFP/File)
November 30, 2017 - 13:45 GMT
Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani on Thursday received an invitation from Kuwaiti counterpart Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad Jaber al-Sabah to attend an upcoming Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) to be held early next month in Kuwait City.
Eight of the fields are located in the southern and eastern provinces of Basra, Missan, Muthanna, Wassit and Diyala, while the ninth is an offshore bloc in Iraqi waters in the Gulf. (File photo)
November 28, 2017 - 19:27 GMT
Iraq has invited foreign companies to apply for tenders to explore and develop nine oil and gas fields along its borders with Iran and Kuwait.
Kuwait Football Association headquarters
November 27, 2017 - 14:51 GMT
There are suggestions by host country Qatar to involve Kuwait in co-hosting some matches of 2022 FIFA World Cup, and the first week of December may witness...
The defendants can still appeal the sentences before Kuwait’s Court of Cassation (AFP/File)
November 27, 2017 - 14:49 GMT
A Kuwaiti court on Monday slapped 68 opposition activists, including nine MPs (seven former and two current) to jail terms ranging from one to five years for storming Kuwait’s parliament building in 2011, according to judicial sources.
Kuwaiti traders sitting in the main hall at the Kuwait Stock Exchange (Boursa) headquarters in Kuwait City. (AFP)
November 19, 2017 - 13:45 GMT
Boursa Kuwait concluded operations on Sunday with all of its indices in the red zone.
Kuwait Football Association headquarters
November 17, 2017 - 11:13 GMT
The Arab Gulf Cup Football Federation (AGCFF) on Thursday set November 30 as the deadline for Kuwait to confirm their participation in the 23rd Gulf Cup comeptition.
Author Abdullah al-Busais appeared happy to win the prize. Congratulations! (Twitter / faseeh_club)
November 11, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
The Taste of the Wolf wins its author Abdullah al-Busais a coveted prize.
One MP said that foreigners should be made to pay fees for using Kuwait roads and for remitting money (Shutterstock/File)
November 06, 2017 - 13:33 GMT
A proposal from the Ministry of Interior calls for ensuring that only the necessary expatriates are allowed to stay in the country and the number of expatriates does not exceed 25 percent of the local population.