Monday , February 19 2018

Arab Times

US Embassy in Kuwait organizes Fun Run/Walk – ‘Exercise regularly to avoid serious health problems’

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 21: The US Embassy in Kuwait organized a Fun Run/Walk at Boulevard, Salmiya on Saturday. Below is the speech delivered by US Ambassador Lawrence Silverman. “Thank you all for being here this beautiful morning, exercising, and enjoying the outdoors. I would like to thank Nike and the …

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Huddersfield end United perfect run – Mooy, Depoitre strike

HUDDERSFIELD, United Kingdom, Oct 21, (AFP): Aaron Mooy and Laurent Depoitre struck as Huddersfield Town stunned Manchester United 2-1 on Saturday to claim a first win over the Premier League giants since March 1952. The pair scored in the first half at the John Smith’s Stadium to end United’s unbeaten …

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Oil market improving on compliance with cutbacks – Saudi minister Al-Falih makes high profile visit to Iraq

BAGHDAD, Oct 21, (Agencies): The global oil market is improving and stabilising as oil exporting nations are fully complying with an agreement to curb supply in order to lift crude prices, Saudi Oil Minister Khalid al-Falih said in Baghdad on Saturday. The secretary general of the Organisation of the Petroleum …

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Hesitant Saudi Aramco and its privatization challenge – Transparency critical for int’t exchanges

Since the Saudi oil giant’s announcement to go public, the international press has been raising some crucial questions concerning the public offering of five percent assets by the end of next year. The press’ questions are related to transparency and complete openness to the public, opening of its books and …

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Kuwait stocks end mixed during last week

Boursa Kuwait ended last week with mixed performance. The Price Index closed at 6,633.07 points, up by 0.07% from the week before closing, the Weighted Index decreased by 0.01% after closing at 431.52 points, whereas the KSX-15 Index closed at 1,004.88 points down by 0.01%. Furthermore, last week’s average daily …

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Give real liberals chance … we’re one

“There is no more miserable human being than one in whom nothing is habitual but indecision,” (American Philosopher William James 1842-1910). The reasonable merging of political freedom in Kuwait has an effect on the group of the learned, intellectuals and politicians. Different factions practice politics, particularly through parliamentary work. Among …

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Women’s team fall to British Military Corps – Newly formed nat’l team displayed impressive performance

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 18: The newly assembled (two weeks) squad of Kuwait Women’s National Football Team lost 2:5 to the British Military Corps Team in a friendly match at Sheikh Jaber International Stadium amid a huge turnout of fans and supporters on Tuesday. The match saw the attendance of Chairman …

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MacIntyre lands first MENA Tour title – Clements reigns supreme in amateur division

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 18: Supremely accurate off the tee and clinical with the putter, young Robert MacIntyre held off a spirited challenge from England’s Luke Joy to land his first MENA Tour title at the Sahara Kuwait Golf Championship on Wednesday. Playing in his very second event as a professional, …

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Pakistan clinch series – Imam hits debut ton

ABU DHABI, Oct 17, (AFP): Young opener Imam-ul-Haq, nephew of Pakistan great Inzamam-ul-Haq, smashed a hundred on debut to guide his side to a seven-wicket win in the third one-day international against Sri Lanka on Wednesday. Seamer Hasan Ali became the quickest bowler to reach 50 one-day international wickets for …

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Lineage in the coinage of Islam – Coins & Caliphs

Abdullah Mohammed Bin Jassem Al Mutairi, an Emirati expert on Islamic coins, delivered a comprehensive lecture on Islamic coinage, discussing the verses and slogans engraved on them, at the Yarmouk Cultural Center on Monday evening as part of Dar Al Athar Al Islamiyyah’s 23rd cultural season. Al Mutairi is a …

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