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Zain launches latest offer: ‘New Offer Every Week’ – Campaign to share joys of national festivities

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 14: Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, announced the latest offers of its promotional campaign entitled “New Offer Every Week”. Postpaid and prepaid customers can enjoy and for the first time new and exciting offers on all plans every week on the occasion of Kuwait’s national …

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KFH social partner of ‘Kuwait Pharmaceutical’ confab – Awareness conference on dangers of drugs and fighting violence

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 14: Executive Manager Group Public Relations and Media at Kuwait Finance House (KFH), Yousef Abdullah Al-Ruwaieh affirmed the bank’s commitment towards optimally shouldering the social responsibility and contributing in raising the awareness in the society, indicating KFH motivates the youth to believe in their capabilities toward development. …

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Kuwait bourse climbs 94.52 pts; volume up – CBK gains 25 fils; Americana tumbles

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 14 : Kuwait stocks swung sharply higher on Tuesday extending the gains to third straight session. The bourse, after a tame start, rallied 94.52 pts to 6,751.37 points amid brisk buying led by banks and other heavyweights. The KSX 15 benchmark climbed 11.56 pts to 963.68 points …

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OPEC delivering on agreed oil cuts: Kuwait – Fresh US drilling capping crude price: cartel

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 13, (AFP): The OPEC oil cartel has implemented more than 90 percent of its agreed output cuts aimed at curbing a glut on world markets, Kuwait’s oil minister said on Monday. OPEC and non-OPEC producers including Russia agreed late last year to reduce output by about 1.8 …

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Gulf Bank awarded ‘Best Training Plan 2016’ – MGRP recognizes bank’s commitment to training Kuwaiti youth

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 13: Gulf Bank was honoured to receive the ‘Best Training Plan 2016’ award during the opening ceremony of the first Organizational Learning Conference organized by the Kuwaiti government’s Manpower & Government Restructuring Programme (MGRP). The conference started on Sunday, Feb 12, 2017 and will continue until Tuesday, …

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Kuwait notches modest ‘gains’ in volatile trade – Zain drops 15 fils; KIPCO flat

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 13: Kuwait stocks eked modest gains on Monday helped by fresh buying in select counters. The price index climbed 19.55 pts in volatile trade to 6,656.85 points even as the board remained broadly mixed. The banks were muted while other heavyweights closed mostly in red. The KSX …

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NBK most valuable banking brand in Kuwait – Brand value reaches $1.59bn, up 15% y/y

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 12: National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) was recognized for the 3rd time in a row as the most valuable banking brand in Kuwait in 2017 according to Brand Finance, the renowned brand valuation agency. NBK ranks among the Top Tier of the Most 500 Valuable Banking Brands …

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Kuwait index rebounds 54.55 pts; volume drops – Mabanee Co gains 20 fils; Agility dives

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 12: Kuwait stocks headed north on Sunday as it kicked off the week on a firm note. The bourse swung 54.55 pts higher to 6,637.3 points helped by fresh buying in select counters even as the banks remained subdued. The KSX 15 benchmark dropped 5.78 pts to …

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Six Gulf nations aiming for simultaneous adoption of VAT in January: UAE official – Govt expects around $3.3 billion revenues in first year

DUBAI, Feb 12, (RTRS): Policy makers in the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council are aiming to introduce a 5 percent value-added tax at the start of next year, despite administrative and technical obstacles, a senior United Arab Emirates finance official said on Sunday. The GCC, its finances strained by low oil …

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Gulf Bank integrates professional excellence – Move in collaboration with the CISI

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 11: Gulf Bank is spearheading the banking professional excellence by collaborating closely with the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI), following its agreement with the Capital Markets Authority (CMA) back in January 2015 A signed Memorandum of Understanding between the two organizations envisions a promotion of …

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