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Arab youth media meeting due in Cairo March 10

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 9:50ص
KUWAIT, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- The Seventh Session of the Arab Media Meeting for Youth, themed "media for serving development," will be held in Cairo on March 10-11 under chairmanship of the Arab League Secretary General Ahmad Abul-Gheit, the executive ...

Two Kuwaiti banks clinch KD 249.2 mln credit deal with Turkey's Limak

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 9:38ص
KUWAIT, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- Turkish conglomerate Limak Holding has signed a syndicated credit agreement, worth KD 249.2 million, with a pair of leading local banks to partly finance the construction of a new terminal at Kuwait International Airport.The ...

Kuwait wins best electronic passport prize for 2018

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 9:38ص
KUWAIT, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- The Ministry of Interior announced on Wednesday wining the "outstanding achievement for the best electronic passport for 2018" prize during its participation in the annual international convention, The High Security Printing ...

Arab League chief urges world to embrace Abbas' initiative

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 9:29ص
CAIRO, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- Secretary-General of the Arab League Ahmad Abul-Gheit on Wednesday appealed to the international community to respond positively to the peace initiative announced by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in an address the ...

Air France strike to severely disrupt services Thursday

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 9:18ص
PARIS, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- A strike February 22 by pilots, cabin and ground crews at national carrier Air France is expected to cause serious disruptions to all of this carrier's flights and numerous cancellations across the board, Air France said on ...

Min. Al-Saleh: Gov't, parliament to boost legislative tasks

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 9:07ص
KUWAIT, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Anas Al-Saleh affirmed on Wednesday joint keenness by the government and the National Assembly to boost legislative tasks.Speaking to reporters following a ...

KUNA main news for Wednesday, February 21, 2018

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 8:00ص
Local: KUWAIT -- Under the patronage and attendance of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the ceremony to honor winners of Kuwait's 21st Quran Recitation and Memorization Grand Competition was held at Bayan Palace on ...

Min. Sheikh Nasser congratulates His Highness Crown Prince on post anniv.

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 7:52ص
KUWAIT, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah sent Wednesday a cable of congratulations to His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on his 12th ...

Agility posts KD 68.5 mln net profit in 2017

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 7:41ص
KUWAIT, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- The Kuwait-based logistics company Agility announced Wednesday its 2017 financial results, reporting a net profit of KD 68.5 million, or 54.4 fils per share, an increase of 16 percent over 2016.Revenue for the year reached ...

US-Kuwaiti relationship 'deeply-rooted' - Amb. Silverman

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 7:32ص
KUWAIT, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- The United States is honored to have built a deep-rooted relationship with Kuwait that has grown stronger from independence, through liberation, to today. This relationship benefits both our peoples, US Ambassador to the ...

Proud of His Highness Crown Prince welfare -- Audit Bureau acting chief

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 7:23ص
KUWAIT, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- Deputy Chairman of Kuwait Audit Bureau Adel Al-Sarawi on Wednesday expressed pride and gratitude of Bureau employees to His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, who seeks to achieve prosperity ...

3rd Kuwait CSR conf., exhibition kicks off

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 7:22ص
KUWAIT, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- Corporate social responsibility (CSR) has become a strategic choice that successful companies invest to maximize profits, a senior Ministry of Commerce and Industry official told a major CSR event Wednesday.Undersecretary ...

Arab League urges for agreement to resolve refugees' dilemma

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 7:22ص
CAIRO, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- The Arab League called on Wednesday for an Arab agreement to solve refugees' problem and encounter their flow to Arab nations.The urge was made by the Assistant Secretary-General for Legal Affairs of the Arab League, head of ...

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

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 7:11ص
KUWAIT -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah patronizes and attends Kuwait's 21st Quran Memorization and Recitation Grand Contest. KUWAIT -- His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah ...

Kuwait grants amnesty to penalized soldiers ahead of nat'l holidays

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 6:52ص
KUWAIT, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- Kuwait's National Guard has pardoned officers held for disciplinary offenses in a gesture of goodwill to mark the national holidays.The decision was made as per instructions from the chief of the National Guard His Highness ...

Kuwait to partake in ARABOSAI's commission meeting Feb. 25

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 6:45ص
KUWAIT, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- -- Kuwait State Audit Bureau (SAB) announced on Wednesday it would partake in the second meeting of environmental supervisory commission of the Arab Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (ARABOSAI) due in Egypt on ...

Kuwait bourse ends Wednesday in green zone

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 5:00ص
KUWAIT, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- Boursa Kuwait ended Wednesday in the green zone.The price index gained 20.79 points to settle at 6,701.31 points, the weighted index went up 0.55 points reaching 408.55 points and KSX 15 rose 1.41 points to stand at 944.28 ...

Arab parliament condemns hostilities in Syria's Eastern Ghouta

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 4:59ص
CAIRO, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- The Arab Parliament has strongly condemned the deadly air strikes and artillery fire in Syria's Eastern Ghouta.Arab Parliament Speaker Mishaal bin Fahm Al-Salami said in a statement Wednesday that what happens in Eastern ...

Audience of His Highness the Amir

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 4:25ص
KUWAIT, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received at Bayan Palace Wednesday, His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.His Highness the Amir also received His Highness the ...

Indian soldier killed in Pakistan firing in Kashmir

أربعاء, 21/02/2018 - 3:25ص
NEW DELHI, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- An Indian soldier was killed in Kupwara district of north Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir, a defense source said on Wednesday.Quoting an army spokesman, the Indo Asian News Agency said that a trooper from Border ...