Kuwait’s Dec. trade surplus with Japan up 27.7 pct

Kuwait’s trade surplus with Japan jumped 27.7 percent from a year earlier to JPY 84.8 billion (USD 663 million) in December, up for the 21st consecutive month, as exports continued to outpace imports, government data showed Thursday.Kuwait stayed in b…

Kuwait’s Dhaman signs MOU with Greece’s ECG to promote trade, investment

USD stabilizes at KD 0.305, Euro at 0.329 – CBK

US producer price index down by 0.5 pct in December

USD stabilizes at KD 0.305, Euro moves down to 0.329 – CBK


Kuwait, UK lay groundwork for joint steering group talks

Kuwait’s Deputy Foreign Minister Mansour Al-Otaibi held talks on Wednesday with Britain’s Middle East Affairs Minister Lord Tariq Ahmad, ahead of a joint steering committee meeting in Kuwait later this month.The talks examined ongoing preparations for…

Kuwait Amir congratulates Jordan’s King on birthday

Kuwait strongly condemns Pakistan suicide mosque blast


UN Security Council to discuss sanctions on three Kuwaitis in March – Kuwaiti official

– The United Nations Security Council in March will discuss sanctions imposed on three Kuwaiti nationals, after the UN Ombudsman submitted his initial report on the matter, a Kuwaiti official revealed on Monday.The matter is being handled with extreme …

Kuwait Crown Prince congratulates Jordan’s King on birthday

Kuwait Prime Minister congratulates Jordan’s King on birthday


Kuwait oil price down USD 2.61 to USD 81.99 pb – KPC

The price of Kuwaiti oil fell by USD 2.61 to USD 81.99 per barrel on Thursday, down from USD 84.60 the day earlier, said Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) Friday.The Brent crude and West Texas Intermediate both went down by 67 cents and 53 cents resp…

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Kuwait first in Arab region, second in Mideast for organ donors per capita

Kuwait comes first in the Arab region and second in the Middle East in terms of the number of organ donors after death, compared to the population, a health official said on Thursday.Kuwait witnessed, last year, around 50 kidney transplants, sourced f…


Two-Century-Old Mystery of Waterloo’s Skeletal Remains

More than 200 years after Napoleon met defeat at Waterloo, the bones of soldiers killed on that famous battlefield continue to intrigue Belgian researchers and experts, who use them to peer back to that moment in history.”So many bones — it’s really u…

Health Care

Health min: all emergencies receive proper care, no fees required

The Health ministry affirmed Monday on its preparation to all emergency issues in all of its hospitals, without any discrimination to any one, nor do they ask patients for fees in humanitarian situations based on the ministry’s regulations.In a statem…

Health Care

MoH: 17 legal actions taken on public funds’ squandering suspicion

– The Ministry of Health (MoH) announced Sunday that 17 legal actions were taken in terms of some files on public funds’ squandering suspicion and other violations in construction contracts.In line with the fact-finding committees’ results, these files…

Health Care

Kuwaiti surgeon named head of surgery department at Creighton Hospital

The renowned Creighton University hospital and the hospitals organization, CHI, in the US State of Nebraska have appointed the Kuwaiti surgeon Waddah Al-Rifai as head of the surgery, Technical and academic research department, effective March.Dr. Al-Ri…


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