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9 Kuwaiti students accepted into the 2017 PDI

Nine Existing Kuwaiti PDI Fellows currently employed by the Boeing Company, Dow Chemical, General Electric, and SMEs Across the United States...

Mon, Feb 27, 2017 Mon, Feb 27, 2017

12 Kuwaiti PDI fellows attend professional training workshop at NUSACC

Ambassador Al-Sabah: "These are some of the best and brightest Kuwaiti young professional," offering U.S. companies an opportunities to "help train the next generation of business leaders in our country."

Fri, Oct 14, 2016 Fri, Oct 14, 2016

US & Kuwait Ambassadors highlight opportunities in Kuwait for US Businesses

“Commerce is an important part of the US-Kuwait strategic partnership.”
– Kuwait Ambassador Salem Al-Sabah.

"There are good opportunities in Kuwait if you have a strong local partner, a quality product or service, and have the time and resources to commit to the market."
-- US Ambassador Lawrence Silverman

Thu, May 25, 2017 Thu, May 25, 2017

The Ambassador refutes a false article on the Embassy

The Ambassador of the State of Kuwait to the United States of America, Salem Al-Sabah, has had interviews with several news outlets to refute an inaccurate, false and unfounded article regarding the upcoming Reception for the National Day of the State of Kuwait in February 2017.

Embassy of the State of Kuwait in WashingtonTue, Dec 20, 2016 Mon, Dec 19, 2016

Ambassador Al-Sabah extends Ramadan greetings

"On the occasion of the Holy Month of Ramadan, I would like to...

Embassy of the State of Kuwait in WashingtonFri, May 26, 2017 Fri, May 26, 2017

Kuwait abides by resolutions on North Korea sanctions

In Reference to the reports on the presence of large numbers of North Korean labor in Kuwait and the continuation of granting visas to those workers by Kuwait, an official source in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs categorically denied...

Embassy of the State of Kuwait in WashingtonThu, Aug 10, 2017 Thu, Aug 10, 2017

Reception for the Prime Minister of Kuwait

The Prime Minister of Kuwait, His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah... was the guest of honor at an evening reception sponsored by the American-Kuwaiti Alliance on September 10

Washington Life MagazineFri, Oct 31, 2003 Fri, Oct 31, 2003

Kuwaiti envoy meets Bush Sr.

WASHINGTON: Kuwait’s Ambassador to the US Sheikh Salem Abdullah Al-Jaber Al-Sabah met former US president George H W Bush in College Station, Texas, on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of Kuwait’s liberation from the Iraqi invasion.

Kuwait TimesSun, Feb 21, 2016 Sun, Feb 21, 2016

CITRA, Microsoft sign deal on cooperation

WASHINGTON, Sept 4 (KUNA) -- On the sidelines of the visit to Washington by His Highness the Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Chairman and CEO of the Communication and Information Technology Regulatory Authority (CITRA) Salem Muthib Al-Athainah and Corporate Vice President at Microsoft Fred Humphries signed a memorandum of understanding.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Wed, Sep 5, 2018 Mon, Sep 10, 2018

Kuwaiti delegation discusses lifting the US laptop ban on direct flights

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation called on the US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to reconsider its decision and lift the ban imposed on Kuwait Airways' direct flights to America...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Mon, Jul 10, 2017 Mon, Jul 10, 2017

Kuwait to host Coalition against IS ministerial meeting Feb. 13

KUWAIT, Jan 16 (KUNA) -- The US-led International Coalition against the so-called Islamic State (IS) is due to meet in Kuwait at the level of foreign ministers on February 12, Kuwait's Deputy Foreign Minister Khaled Al-Jarallah said Tuesday.
The meeting involving the 74-member strong military alliance is part of efforts to up the fight against terrorism, Al-Jarallah told KUNA.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Tue, Jan 16, 2018 Tue, Jan 16, 2018

H.H. the Amir meets with President Trump in Riyadh

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah paid a visit Sunday to US President Donald Trump in his residence in the Saudi capital...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Sun, May 21, 2017 Sun, May 21, 2017

Embassy marks inauguration of the US President

The Embassy of Kuwait marks the inauguration of the US President and celebrates the transition of power...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Fri, Jan 20, 2017 Fri, Jan 20, 2017

His Highness the Amir's visit to US comes in continuation of consultation between close friends - FM

WASHINGTON, Sept 5 (KUNA) -- Kuwait's Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah said Wednesday the visit to Washington by His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah coincides with challenging conditions in the region and the world, which require coordination with our friends and allies.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Thu, Sep 6, 2018 Mon, Sep 10, 2018

GCC Foreign Ministers hold "very positive" meeting with Kerry

"The situation in Syria regretfully is very complicated and difficult and requires the continuation of efforts and pressure,"
- Khaled Al-Jarallah

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Mon, Jul 18, 2016 Mon, Jul 18, 2016

Kuwaiti embassy urges citizens to be cautious ahead of Hurricane Harvey

WASHINGTON, Aug 24 (KUNA) -- The Kuwait's Embassy in Washington has urged all Kuwaiti citizens and students in the southern coastal states of Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas, which are expected to be hit by Hurricane Harvey, to stay vigilant and cautious, and take all precautionary measures to ensure their safety.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Thu, Aug 24, 2017 Fri, Aug 25, 2017

Kuwaiti Embassy urges citizens to remain cautious as Storm Riley approaches

WASHINGTON, March 2 (KUNA) -- Kuwait Embassy in Washington Friday advised citizens in North Eastern States to comply with local authorities' instructions as Winter Storm Riley was approaching, and the weather conditions might worsen.
The embassy, in a statement, urged the Kuwaiti nationals to stay in contact with the diplomatic mission's officials about their conditions.
It urged them contact the following emergency numbers:

Embassy: +12022620758

Cultural Office: +12023642104

Health Office: +12023202415

Military Office: +12028180666

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Sat, Mar 3, 2018 Sat, Mar 3, 2018

Kuwait wins a non-permanent member seat at UN Security Council

Kuwait was elected on Friday to serve as a non-permanent member of the Security Council for a two-year term beginning in January 2018...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Fri, Jun 2, 2017 Fri, Jun 2, 2017

Kuwaiti, Egyptian FMs meet in Washington

Kuwait's First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Sabah Al­Khaled Al­Hamad Al­Sabah met Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shukri...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Wed, Mar 22, 2017 Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Melania Trump receives Kuwait-America Foundation '17 Humanitarian Award

WASHINGTON, Oct 21 (KUNA) -- US President Donald Trump and top cabinet officials gathered at the Kuwait Embassy in Washington for an intimate evening of celebration in honor of First Lady Melania Trump's humanitarian service.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Sat, Oct 21, 2017 Sat, Oct 21, 2017