Head of Kuwaiti-Georgian friendship cmte ends visit

KUWAIT, Chairman of the Georgian-Kuwaiti Parliamentary Friendship Committee at the Georgian Parliament, Archil Talakvadze, and the accom…

US, China trade talks to continue next week

WASHINGTON, Officials from the US and China will continue discussing trade relationship in Washington next week at the ministerial and vice-…

China’s crude oil imports up 5.1 percent to exceed 10 million bpd

TOKYO, China’s crude oil imports rose 5.1 percent in January from a year earlier to 42.60 million tons, or 10.08 million barrels a day (bp…

20 Palestinians injured by Israeli fire in E. Gaza

GAZA, At least 20 Palestinian people were wounded on Friday by the Israeli occupation army’s fire during their protests calling for ret…

US says American troops in S. Korea not related to peace treaty

TOKYO, US Forces Korea (USFK) Commander Gen. Robert Abrams reaffirmed Friday that the American troop presence in South Korea is not related to …

EU releases extra humanitarian aid for Rohingya

BRUSSELS, The European Commission Friday announced the release of an additional 24 million euro (USD 27 million) in humanitarian aid for Rohi…

Five candidates apply on 9th day of nomination for by-elections

KUWAIT, Five candidates submitted their applications on Friday, the ninth day of candidacy for upcoming parliamentary by-elections slated …

Recalled French ambassador to Italy to go back

PARIS, The French ambassador to Italy, recently recalled home, would return to Rome later on Friday, French Minister of European Affairs Nath…

EU condemns terror attack in Kashmir

BRUSSELS, The European Union condemned on Friday the terrorist attack, which took place in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district last n…

Kuwaiti USD 100 mln grant for Iraq to fund healthcare projects

BAGHDAD, The initial phase of Kuwaiti projects backed by a USD 100 million grant for Iraqi areas affected by terrorism will begin next week, an I…