Kuwait eyes 15 pct solar-sourced power by 2030

KUWAIT, Kuwait plans to lessen its dependency on oil for power generation, ensuring 15 percent of its domestic needs come from renewables by 2030, in implementation of His Highness the Amir's diversification strategy, an oil ministry official said on

Mattis says US in Syria to defeat IS

WASHINGTON, US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis said Monday that the fight continues in the Middle Euphrates River Valley to gain the last two percent of land once controlled by the so-called Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria.Mattis

Forces in Korean peninsula should ‘allow diplomacy to work’ – US officer

WASHINGTON, Although North Korean military still poses a threat, US, South Korean, and allied forces on Korean Peninsula "should remain clear-eyed about the situation on the ground and allow diplomacy to work," said nominee to be next commander of

Forces in Korean peninsula should ‘allow diplomacy to work’ – US officer

WASHINGTON, Although North Korean military still poses a threat, US, South Korean, and allied forces on Korean Peninsula "should remain clear-eyed about the situation on the ground and allow diplomacy to work," said nominee to be next commander of

Kuwaiti oil price up USD 1.25 Mon. to USD 77.97 pb

KUWAIT, The price of Kuwaiti oil went up by USD 1.25 Monday to reach USD 77.97 per barrel (pb), compared with USD 76.72 pb last Friday, Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) announced Tuesday.Brent crude rose USD 2.40 to USD 81.20

EQUATE realizes World Class Achievement with 50 mln safe work hours

KUWAIT, Kuwait's EQUATE petrochemicals said Tuesday it realized World Class Achievement with 50 million continuous safe work hours in its industrial complex, which produced four million tons of petrochemicals every year.Safety is top priority for EQUA...

EQUATE realizes World Class Achievement with 50 mln safe work hours

KUWAIT, Kuwait's EQUATE petrochemicals said Tuesday it realized World Class Achievement with 50 million continuous safe work hours in its industrial complex, which produced four million tons of petrochemicals every year.Safety is top priority for EQUA...

OPEC basket oil price increases to USD 78.81 pb

VIENNA, The Price of OPEC's crude went up by USD 1.73 on Monday to settle at USD 78.81 per barrel (pb), when compared with USD 77.08 last Friday, the organization said in a bulletin Tuesday.The bulletin noted that the

OPEC basket oil price increases to USD 78.81 pb

VIENNA, The Price of OPEC's crude went up by USD 1.73 on Monday to settle at USD 78.81 per barrel (pb), when compared with USD 77.08 last Friday, the organization said in a bulletin Tuesday.The bulletin noted that the

USD stable at KD 0.302

KUWAIT, The exchange rate of the US Dollar and the Euro were stable at KD 0.302 and KD 0.355 respectively, said the Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) Tuesday.According to CBK, the British pound sterling rose to KD 0.396, while