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KNPC looks to spend KD 3.5 bln in next five years

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 9:17am
KUWAIT, Aug 27 (KUNA) -- Kuwait National Petroleum Company's (KNPC) expenditure for the next five years is likely to touch KD 3.5 billion (USD 11.6 billion), the company's CEO Mohammad Al-Mutiari said on Sunday.In an interview with local Al-Rai ...

Kuwaiti FM meets UN chief

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 9:16am
KUWAIT, Aug 27 (KUNA) -- Kuwaiti First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah Sunday met with visiting United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres.During the meeting, they discussed aspects of ...

His Highness Crown Prince meets parliament speaker, His Highness PM

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 8:47am
KUWAIT, Aug 27 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received Sunday at Seif Palace Speaker of the National Assembly Marzouq Ali Al-Ghanim.His Highness also received His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh ...

His Highness Crown Prince receives Farwaniya Governor

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 8:45am
KUWAIT, Aug 27 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received Sunday at Sief Palace Farwaniya Governor Sheikh Faisal Al-Humoud Al-Malik Al-Sabah.During the meeting, Sheikh Faisal presented to His Highness a ...

Briefing of KUNA main news for Sunday until 12:00 GMT

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 8:25am
2630839 KUWAIT -- Boursa Kuwait ends Sunday's trading session in the green with the three main indices up. 2630835 AMMAN -- A ceasefire is declared in offensives against the so-called Islamic State (IS) on the Syria-Lebanon border, says the Syrian ...

His Highness PM receives UK Def. Sec.

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 8:06am
KUWAIT, Aug 27 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Ahamad Al-Sabah, in the presence of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Sheikh Mohammad Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah received visiting British Defense ...

His Highness Amir meets late actor's sons

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 8:06am
KUWAIT, Aug 27 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, alongside His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, received at Seif Palace Sunday the sons of deceased acting legend Abdulhussein ...

Plz...kill our story "PWR-KUWAIT-KNPC-CEO", it was issued by mistake

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 8:05am
Thanks PWR-KUWAIT-KNPC-CEO KNPC's expenses at KD 3.5 bln for next five years -- CEO KUWAIT, Aug 27 (KUNA) -- Chief Executive Officer of Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) Mohammad Al-Mutiari said that the company's expenses for the next five ...

Bahrain National Museum narrates 6,000-year-old history

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 8:01am
Photo feature by Hammad Al-Mutairi MANAMA, Aug 27 (KUNA) -- The Bahrain National Museum is an outstanding introduction to Bahrain's history, with its rich collection of the country's ancient archaeological artifacts covering nearly 6,000 years of ...

Boursa Kuwait ends Sunday's trading in green

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 7:01am
KUWAIT, Aug 27 (KUNA) -- Boursa Kuwait ended Sunday's trading session in the green with the three main indices up.The Price Index rose 29.1 points to stand at 6,914.27 points; the Weighted Index went up by 0.92 points to read 430.46 points and the ...

KSC says aims to discover new talents

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 6:50am
KUWAIT, Aug 27 (KUNA) -- Kuwait Scientific Club (KSC) affirmed Sunday its keenness to pay more attention to youth developments for the sake of refining their talents through various training courses.KSC is working to transform the youth talents into ...

His Highness the Amir receives Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 6:47am
KUWAIT, Aug 27 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received Sunday at Seif Palace First Deputy Premier and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad ...

Ceasefire with IS declared on Syria-Lebanon border

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 6:43am
AMMAN, Aug 27 (KUNA) -- A ceasefire has been declared in offensives against the so-called Islamic State (IS) on the Syria-Lebanon border, said the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR).A reliable sources reported to SOHR that the Lebanese ...

His Highness the Amir cables president of Maldova on Nat'l Day

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 6:41am
KUWAIT, Aug 27 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sent a congratulations cable on Sunday to President of Moldova Igor Dodon on the occasion of the national day of his country, wishing him the best of health and ...

Kuwaiti SMEs' declares new policy to facilitate procedure for young enterpreneurs

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 4:51am
KUWAIT, Aug 27 (KUNA) -- Chairman of the Board and President of the National Fund for Small & Medium Enterprise Development, Abdullah Hamad Al-Jouan said Sunday the fund is currently pursuing a new policy to facilitate procedure for obtaining a ...

KUNA main news for Sunday, August 27, 2017

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 4:08am
Local: KUWAIT -- Russian Foreign Minister arrives in Kuwait on an official visit. KUWAIT -- United Nations Secretary General arrives in Kuwait on an official visit. KUWAIT -- UK Defense Secretary arrives in Kuwait on an official visit. KUWAIT -- ...

Development of Kuwait's islands part of His Highness the Amir's future vision

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 3:52am
Photo feature by Khaleda Al-Nofal KUWAIT , Aug 27 (KUNA) -- Developing and exploiting Kuwait's islands is one of the most important projects that coincides with His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah's vision to turn ...

USD stable at KD 0.301

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 3:39am
KUWAIT, Aug 27 (KUNA) -- The exchange rate of the US Dollar was stable at KD 0.301 against the Kuwaiti dinar (kd) on Sunday, while the Euro was up to KD 0.359, said the Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK).The Sterling Pound went up to KD 0.385, while the ...

Lebanon orders halt to military operation against IS on borders with Syria

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 3:36am
BEIRUT, Aug 27 (KUNA) -- The Lebanese army on Synday announced a halt to its military operations on the eastern border with Syria against the so-called Islamic State (IS), to allow for negotiations on Lebanese soldiers held hostage by IS.The ...

Photo of the day

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 2:19am
Full moon hanging above Anjafa Beach ( Raed Qutena – ...