1965 — The Kuwaiti film “bas ya bahr” was screened at Al-Andalos cinematic theater. The film, in which underwater cameras were used, reaped nine Arab and international awards. The script writer was Abdulrahman Al-Saleh and the director Khaled Al-Seddeeq.
1989 — Kuwait’s first theatrical festival was held coinciding with the World Theatre Day.
2006 — Kuwait Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah issued a law approving the UN Convention for Combating Transnational Organized Crime, signed by Kuwait on December 12, 2000, along with the two affiliated protocols.
2006 — Kuwait Amir issued a law approving an agreement between the Kuwaiti Government and the United Nations to establish a UN office in Kuwait for organizing aid for Iraq.
2006 — Kuwait Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah issued a law approving the Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure for Certain Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade. It was signed by Kuwait on September 18, 1998.
2006 — Kuwait Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah issued a law approving the principal system for standardization in the GCC.
2006 — The veteran actor Khaled Al-Nafisi died at the age of 69.
2008 — Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research launched a survey of the seabed fish reserves in the Arabian Gulf.
2021 — The Kuwaiti deaf team grabbed six medals in the international Paralympic tournament held in Tunisia.
2021 — The Ministry of Oil declared the award for digital transformation for building a program to follow up on the oil operations, in tandem with Kuwaiti vision 2035. (end) rk
Source: Kuwait News Agency