Category Archives: Legal

US, UK discuss defense relationship

WASHINGTON, US Secretary of Defense James Mattis met with UK Secretary of State for Defence Gavin Williamson at the Pentagon on Tuesday to reaffirm "the long standing and special defense relationship" between their two countries.The leaders discussed ...

Arab League backs Saudi Arabia in diplomatic row with Canada

CAIRO, The Egypt-based Arab League has thrown its weight behind Saudi Arabia amid its diplomatic spat with Canada over the arrests of women's rights activists, urging Ottawa to "cease meddling in the kingdom's internal affairs."The Arab League is deep...

South Sudanese parties signed peace agreement in Khartoum

South Sudanese parties have signed a power-sharing agreement in Khartoum, ending a civil conflict that have killed and displaced many people.Sudanese Foreign Minister Dardiri Mohammad Ahmad announced that all parties of South Sudan have signed the agre...

US State Secretary begins Asian tour with Malaysia

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will start on Thursday his first official visit to Malaysia, within his Asian tour which will also take him to Singapore and Indonesia.A statement by the Malaysian Foreign Ministry spokesperson, Pompeo will meet Malays...

EU urges calm in Zimbabwe

The European Union Thursday appealed "for calm and restraint on all sides" in Zimbabwe after post-election violence erupted in which three people were reported killed after troops opened fire on protesters."Violence is completely unacceptable and we ex...

EU announces completion of biggest solar energy field in Gaza

The European Union announced Thursday that it has completed the biggest photovoltaic solar field in Gaza, which will provide 0.5 Megawatts of electricity per day to fuel the Southern Gaza Desalination Plant.The EU-funded "Southern Gaza Desalination Pla...

US State Secretary begins Asian tour with Malaysia

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will start on Thursday his first official visit to Malaysia, within his Asian tour which will also take him to Singapore and Indonesia.A statement by the Malaysian Foreign Ministry spokesperson, Pompeo will meet Malays...

Today in Kuwait’s history

The seventh ruler Sheikh Mubarak Al-Sabah pledges not to allow foreigners to dive for pearls in Kuwaiti waters without prior consent of the British government.1913 -- Turkey recognizes Kuwait as an independent state and the first map of Kuwait was

Kuwait deficit drops by 18.1 pct, non-oil revenues up 21.7 pct – Fin. Min.

Kuwait fiscal deficit dropped by 18.1 percent by March 31, 2018, compared to previous year, while non-oil revenues surged by 21.7 percent, the Finance Ministry said Saturday.The ministry, in a statement about the Closing Accounts which was referred to ...

Kuwait deficit drops by 18.1 pct, non-oil revenues up 21.7 pct – Fin. Min.

Kuwait fiscal deficit dropped by 18.1 percent by March 31, 2018, compared to previous year, while non-oil revenues surged by 21.7 percent, the Finance Ministry said Saturday.The ministry, in a statement about the Closing Accounts which was referred to ...