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Kuwait sends 4 seawater desalination units to Iraq

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 13, (KUNA): At the discretion of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al- Ahmad Al-Jaber Al- Sabah, the State of Kuwait on Monday sent four seawater desalination units to Iraq. A technical team of the Kuwaiti Ministry of Electricity and Water delivered the units to officials of …

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Kuwait sends generators, fuel to support energy needs of Basra

BAGHDAD, July 26, (KUNA): Iraqi Border Port Commission announced on Thursday the arrival of electric generators sent by Kuwait to support the energy needs of Basra governorate. “Seventeen large electric generators presented by Kuwait had arrived to the Iraqi borders on July 24, and all generators completed their entrance procedures …

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Iraqi PM assures Amir on protests – Police disperse protesters KUWAIT CITY/BAGHDAD, July 17: Iraq’s Ambassador in Kuwait Alaa Al-Hashemi said Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar Al-Abadi assured His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al- Jaber Al-Sabah about ongoing developments in some provinces in southern Iraq. Al-Hashemi, speaking to reporters on …

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Dozens wounded in southern Iraq – MoI dismisses violence video

GOVERNMENT TO BRIEF MPs; KUWAIT READY TO ASSIST: AMIR KUWAIT CITY/BASRA, Iraq, July 15: Dozens of demonstrators were wounded in southern Iraq Sunday in clashes with police as protests over unemployment and a lack of basic services entered a second week, officials said. National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim has announced …

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Kuwaiti investor in ‘date’ with Iraq

SOUTHERN BADIA, Iraq, May 21, (RTRS): On a former battlefield of the 1991 Gulf War, deep in Iraq’s southern desert, a Kuwaiti investor is looking to grow 100,000 date palms and build a nature reserve complete with ostriches and deer. Few Kuwaiti firms have returned to do business in Iraq …

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Contributions to Iraq questioned

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 15: The parliamentary Utilities Committee on Thursday rejected the proposed establishment of the Crisis and Disaster Management Public Authority. Committee Chairman MP Abdullah Fahad explained they consider the formation of new authorities a waste of time and public funds. He said the committee recommended activation of the …

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AMIR INAUGURATES KICRI … HAILS IRAQ VICTORY – Kuwait offers $2bn in aid package

Total of $30bn pledged to rebuild Iraq KUWAIT CITY, Feb 14, (Agencies): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah congratulated the Iraqi people on victory achieved and that led to the defeat of the so-called Islamic State (IS) and banishing it from most of its soil. His Highness’ …

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Anti-IS coalition urged to keep focus – ‘Turkey operation in Syria a distraction’

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 13, (Agencies): The Trump administration, increasingly concerned that the 74-strong coalition it cobbled together to destroy the Islamic State group is losing sight of the prime objective, pressed its partners on Tuesday to refocus their efforts, overcome rivalries and concentrate on the task at hand: the eradication …

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Move to facilitate entry of Iraqi traders in Kuwait

We are one society: envoy KUWAIT CITY, Feb 13: Ambassador of Iraq to Kuwait Alaa Al-Hashmi disclosed about a process set in place in coordination with Kuwaiti authorities to facilitate entry of Iraqi traders and businessmen and those visiting families in Kuwait, indicating that the entry of 150 Iraqis during …

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Iraq seeks $90bn for reconstruction

NGO CONFERENCE FOR IRAQ WINS $330.130mn IN PLEDGES KUWAIT CITY, Feb 12, (Agencies): Iraq needs nearly $90 billion to rebuild after three years of war with the Islamic State group, officials said Monday, with large parts of the country in ruins and tens of thousands left homeless. As a three-day …

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