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Tag Archives: economy

Global economy still grim, carries several risks

CBK Governor calls on all GCC central banks to ‘consolidate’ their endeavors KUWAIT CITY, Oct 21, (KUNA): Governor of the Central Bank of Kuwait Dr Mohammad Al-Hashel has called upon all the central banks in the member states of Gulf Cooperation Council to consolidate and collaborate their endeavors among them …

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‘Finance’ keen on strengthening commercial & economic growth

Al-Mawashi turns carcasses into eco-friendly compost KUWAIT CITY, July 17, (KUNA): Minister of Finance Nayef Al-Hajraf on Tuesday affirmed Kuwait’s keenness on strengthening its commercial and economic ties on a global scale. “Customs are an asset to enhancing the general budget of the country, and play a vital role in …

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Growth seen at 2.4% in Kuwait

KUWAIT CITY, July 3: According to ICAEW’s latest report (Economic Insight: Middle East Q2 2018), Kuwait economy is on track to recover from a difficult year in 2017, when growth contracted by 2.7 percent. Overall, Kuwait’s GDP growth is expected to rebound to 2.4 percent in 2018 and stabilize around …

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Reflections on the path to a creative economy

In this season of reflection, and on the heels of the transformations for the ‘New Kuwait’ to come, perhaps there’s no better time than the present to consider the creative economy, and the role it has in transforming our lives, our community identity, and the future shape of our cities. …

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GCC urged to cope with global economic moves

‘Youth role vital in development’ KUWAIT CITY, May 14, (KUNA): Kuwaiti Minister of Finance Nayef Al-Hajraf said on Monday it is significant for GCC countries to keep abreast of swift world economic development through uniform economic visions. Addressing the oneday meeting of the GCC Financial and Economic Cooperation Committee, held …

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Kuwait Expo 2018 will boost country’s economy – official

Kuwait all set for Arab Water Conference in May KUWAIT CITY, Jan 22, (KUNA): Kuwait Expo 2018 is a great opportunity to boost economic and commercial ties between Kuwait and the world, said Undersecretary of Foreign Trade Sector in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry. The expo held from February …

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Reaching for our roots – A TRAILBLAZER ON TOLERANCE

Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi is a trailblazer who has fired the ambitions and aspirations of a generation of women in the United Arab Emirates, and the Gulf with her meteoric success story. Because not only is the US-educated Sheikha Lubna the first woman in the Emirates to hold a ministerial …

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GCC economies adjust to low oil prices

Kuwait Finance and Investment Company (KFIC) clarified in its financial annual report that the International markets closed the year 2016 in bullish territory after enduring a difficult start to the year, with positive economic data coming from Advanced Economies and Emerging Markets. Geopolitical events continued to impact economies on a …

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Kuwait’s economy ‘structurally flawed’ – Official cites irregularities in job market

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 27, (KUNA): Kuwait’s economy suffers from glaring structural errors induced by accumulations that have stalled development, the Ministry of Finance’s Undersecretary Khalifa Hamada said on Tuesday. In a speech to kick off the “Euromoney 2016 Conference,” Hamada, who spoke on behalf of Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of …

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State of economic depression to continue: finance, realty experts

KUWAIT CITY, July 1: Finance and real estate experts have said the state of economic depression will continue due to weak monetary support of medium and minor projects by banks, amid high deficit and low growth rate, reports Annahar daily. In this context, former chairman of the board of Rasamil …

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