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  1. Kuwait to restore full oil output in '3 days' after strike endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | The Daily Star

    Kuwaiti oil workers sit at the union's headquarters in Al-Ahmadi, 35 kilometers south of Kuwait City, on April 19, 2016, as they participate in the third day of strikes to protest alleged pay cuts and plans to privatize parts of the oil sector.

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  2. Kuwait oil workers call off strike, return to workRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | UAport

    Kuwaiti oil workers sit at the union's headquarters in Al-Ahmadi on April 19, 2016, on the third day of the strike. AFP / YASSER AL-ZAYYAT Kuwait City: The Kuwait Oil Workers Union on Wednesday called off a "total strike" and decided to return to work, hours after a fresh appeal by the acting oil minister.

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  3. Kuwait oil output rises to 1.5 MMbpd amid strikeRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2016 | World Oil

    Kuwait's crude output climbed to 1.5 MMbpd as the state oil company brought more production back on line after halting some operations at the start of a labor strike now in its third day. Production in northern Kuwait returned to normal and Kuwait Petroleum Corp. restarted units in the country's southeast, helping boost overall output, the oil industry's spokesman, Sheikh Talal Al-Khaled Al-Sabah, said in a post on Instagram.

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  4. Kuwaiti oil and gas workers end three-day strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    Kuwaiti oil workers sit at the union's headquarters in Al-Ahmadi, 35 kilometres south of Kuwait City, on April 19, 2016, as they participate in the third day of strikes. Kuwaiti oil workers sit at the union's headquarters in Al-Ahmadi, 35 kilometres south of Kuwait City, on April 19, 2016, as they participate in the third day of strikes.

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  5. Presidential Nominations Sent to the SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | The White House

    ... inister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the State of Kuwait.

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  6. Kuwait oil workers stage open-ended strike against wage cutsRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    KUWAIT CITY, April 17, 2016 -- Kuwaiti oil workers hold strike at the oil workers union headquarters in Al-Ahmadi, Kuwait, April 17, 2016. Kuwaiti oil and gas industry workers began a strike on Sunday over public sector pay reforms which they fear could reduce salaries and diminish other benefits.

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  7. Kuwait oil workers' strike sees output plungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | Bangkok Post

    Thousands of Kuwait's oil workers began an open-ended strike on Sunday to protest plans to cut their wages, action which saw the emirate's crude production plunge. Kuwaiti oil workers arrive at their union headquarter in Al-Ahmadi, 35 km south of Kuwait city, on April 17, 2016, to protest against plans to cut their wages and privatise parts of the oil sector A spokesman for the Kuwait Oil Co.

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  8. Kuwait oil workers strike slashes outputRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | The Peninsula

    Kuwaiti oil workers arrive at the union headquarter in Al-Ahmadi, 35 km south of Kuwait city, on April 17, 2016, to protest alleged pay cuts and plans to privatise parts of the oil sector. Kuwait City: Thousands of Kuwait's oil workers began an open-ended strike on Sunday to protest plans to cut their wages, action which saw the emirate's crude production plunge.

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  9. Why did David Beckham play in Kuwait All-Star game banned by FIFA?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | Daily Mail

    FIFA are investigating the circumstances in which former England captain David Beckham and ex-England manager Fabio Capello were involved in a 'prohibited' football match in Kuwait in December - in contravention of two FIFA edicts. The game featured a 'Football Champions XI' against a Kuwait All-Star XI to mark the opening of the 60,000-seater Jaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium.

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  10. Infamous Saudi Religious Police No Longer Allowed To Make ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | The Daily Caller

    ... When Abdul Aziz al-Kassar, a Saudi actor and apparent heartthrob, was visiting a mall during a visit from his home in Kuwait, he was immediately surrounded by adoring female fans taking pictures and selfies with him. After causing quite the ...

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  11. BurgerFi Announces Multi-Unit Kuwait Development AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | Restaurant News Resource

    BurgerFi announces that it has reached a multi-unit development deal for the State of Kuwait. The agreement, established with CEO Abdullah Ajrash of Austrian Business Development Group , a leader in today's business development initiatives in the Middle East, plans for an initial eight BurgerFi restaurants.

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  12. The Gulf Summit: An Opportunity For Strategic ThinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | The Daily Caller

    MAY 14: U.S. President Barack Obama talks to Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Amir of the State of Kuwait, while Secretary of State John Kerry talks to Sheikh Tameem Bin Hamad Al-Thani, Amir of the State of Qatar during a working lunch at the Gulf Cooperation Council-U.S. summit on May 14, 2015 at Camp David, Maryland. Obama hosted leaders from Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, the United Arab Amirates and Oman to discuss a range of issues including the Iran nuclear deal.

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  13. Kuwait donates to Canberra mosque constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | ABC News

    ... ad Al Sabah Masjid and Islamic Education Centre to acknowledge the donations of the Muslim community and the State of Kuwait.

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  14. New agency law in KuwaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | JD Supra

    The State of Kuwait recently enacted Law No. 13 of 2016 on the regulation of commercial agencies in Kuwait, explicitly overturning the former agency law.

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  15. It's the 25th anniversary of the official Gulf War ceasefireRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2016 | SFGate

    Aug. 21, 1990: More than 1,000 U.S. Marines from Fort Bragg disembark from a Galaxy transport plane at Saudi Dhahran air base. Iraq's invasion of Kuwait, ostensibly over violations of the Iraqi border, led to the Gulf War which began on Jan. 16, 1991.

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  16. Italy, Kuwait discuss sports cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    The State of Kuwait Ambassador to Italy Sheikh Ali Al-Khaled Al-Jaber Al-Sabah has held talks with Giovanni Malago The State of Kuwait Ambassador to Italy Sheikh Ali Al-Khaled Al-Jaber Al-Sabah has held talks with Giovanni Malago, Chairman of the Italian National Olympic Committee, on mutual sports cooperation. Ambassador Sheikh Ali Al-Khaled held the discussions with chairman Malago to follow up on means of enhancing the Italian-Kuwaiti sports cooperation, within framework of the bilateral friendship relationship, according to a statement by the Kuwaiti Embassy in Italy, released on Saturday.

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  17. A 118m F-35 contract boosts BAE Systems in LancashireRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2016 | Lancashire Evening Post

    ... The work is scheduled to be completed in 2018. The move comes just days after Lancashire was boosted by the State of Kuwait signing a contract for the procurement of 28 Eurofighter Typhoons. The front fuselage, vertical tail and other detail ...

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  18. Qatargas-2 and KPC sign LNG supply dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Qatar Liquefied Gas Company Limited-2 and Kuwait Petroleum Corporation have executed an agreement to supply half a million tonnes of Liquefied Natural Gas to Kuwait over the next four years. The LNG will be sourced from Qatargas 2, a joint venture between Qatar Petroleum, ExxonMobil and Total which started production in 2009, and will be delivered onboard Q-Flex LNG Vessels, chartered by Qatargas, to KPC's Mina Al Ahmadi LNG receiving terminal in Kuwait.

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  19. Kuwait to procure 28 Typhoon jets from ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    Kuwait and Italy signed an agreement Tuesday for the Gulf state's procurement of 28 Typhoon combat aircraft equipped with E-Scan radar. The Typhoon is made by Eurofighter GmbH, a holding company of BAE Systems , Airbus and Alenia Aermacchi, a Finmeccanica company.

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  20. Kuwait order boost for BAE workersRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2016 | Fleetwood Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The contract for 22 single-seat and six twin-seat aircraft follows the announcement of an agreement between the State of Kuwait and the Italian Government for the procurement of the aircraft in September 2015.

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