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  1. Kuwait's efforts, support for int'l coalition to fight IS 'distinctive'Read the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | Arab Times

    KUWAIT CITY, March 20: The British Ambassador to Kuwait, Matthew Lodge has described Kuwait's efforts and support for the international coalition to fight DAESH as 'distinctive', reports Al-Qabas daily. He pointed out Kuwait does not work to be the focus of attention and interest, but the efforts of this country stem from its commitment to combat the extremist ideas and terrorist organizations.

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  2. Security tight at Kuwait-Iraq borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Arab Times

    KUWAIT/IRAQ BORDER, March 19, : A Kuwaiti border security official led journalists on a tour of the country's border area with Iraq on Sunday, as the Gulf state attempts to reassure its citizens that the boundary with Iraq is secure. Reports that Mohammed Emwazi, known as "Jihadi John" and believed to be Islamic State's most notorious executioner, was born on their soil, have stirred deep unease among Kuwaitis about the vulnerability of their country to wars in nearby Iraq and Syria in which some of their Arab allies have become combatants.

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  3. Armenia To Launch Flights With Kuwait By Late 2015Read the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Groong

    ARMENIA TO LAUNCH FLIGHTS WITH KUWAIT BY LATE 2015 16:47 * 19.03.15 Armenia's minister of economy on Thursday unveiled a government plan for launching direct flights with the State of Kuwait. Karen Cshmarityan said that the project was on discussed in the course of Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan's visit to the country earlier this month.

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  4. New market study, "Kuwait Residential Construction: Market Update", has been publishedRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    It contains detailed data on market dynamics along with latest industry happenings, industry players and happening projects in Kuwait. "Kuwait Residential Construction: Market Update" provides a top-level overview and detailed insight into the operating environment of the residential construction market in Kuwait.

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  5. 2 GCC women in marriage promise cheat man of KD 8,500Read the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | Arab Times

    KUWAIT CITY, March 17: A Kuwaiti has filed a complaint with the Salmiya Police Station accusing two GCC women of swindling him, reports Al-Anba daily. In his complaint the man said he met a woman from a GCC country who looked pretty even though she was wearing the niqab.

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  6. 'DAESH announces deaths of 2 Kuwaitis'Read the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | Arab Times

    KUWAIT CITY, March 17: Social media sites owned by DAESH announced the death of Mohammad Abdul-Razzaq Al-Anzi and another Kuwaiti - Sadeq Obaid Khalaf Alloubawi while fighting as part of Bader Al-Iraqiyah in Tikrit, reports Al- Seyassah daily. However, there are contradictions about how Abu Talha died in Al-Reqa City, especially he had earlier been reported to have severed ties with DAESH.

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  7. John Crane Wins Exclusive Agreement for Portion of Clean Fuels Project in KuwaitRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | Business Wire

    )-- John Crane today announced it has signed a frame agreement for the Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) Clean Fuels Project, a modernization project that will upgrade two refineries in Kuwait. The agreement covers the full share of the ...

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  8. The Sultan Center participates in February Festivities in KuwaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | AME Info

    A significant and major part of TSC series of events is sharing the joyous celebrations of the national month among communities within Kuwait. In celebration of Kuwait's National and Liberations Day, The Sultan Center arranged several festive occasions.

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  9. Kuwait to levy tax on local companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Arab Times

    "The IMF will prepare a preliminary report on how to impose taxes on companies in Kuwait," Commerce and Industry Minister Abdulmohsen Al-Mudej said after a meeting with IMF representatives, the official KUNA news agency reported. The two sides discussed ways of introducing corporate taxes for Kuwaiti and foreign companies operating in the oil-rich Gulf state after the recent introduction of a new corporate law, the minister said.

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  10. Kuwait's electricity minister resigns following last month's power cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | The Daily Star

    A picture taken on February 24, 2015 shows Kuwait City's banking complex decorated with lights in the colors of the national flag ahead of the celebrations marking the oil-rich Gulf emirate's 54th National Day and the 24th Liberation Day . AFP PHOTO / YASSER AL-ZAYYAT KUWAIT CITY: Kuwaiti Water and Electricity Minister Abdulaziz al-Ibrahim has resigned, the state news agency Kuna said on Monday, more than a month after a widespread power cut hit the Gulf state.

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  11. Action urged against ISISRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | Arab Times

    KUWAIT CITY, March 12 Agencies): The Shiite Terms of Reference in Kuwait Sayyed Mohammed Al-Mehri has urged the Kuwaiti government to control and hold to account Kuwaiti loyalists and financiers of the DAESH organization, reports Al-Seyassah daily. In a press statement, Al- Mehri said the world has witnessed with utmost disgust the barbarism and brutality of the DAESH organization that only serves global Zionism by distorting the image of Islam, demolishing mosques and shrines of prophets and vandalizing the cultural effects that is a testimony of the civilization of countries.

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  12. No 'new measure' regarding US visa applicationsRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | Arab Times

    KUWAIT CITY, March 12: Consul General at the US Embassy in Kuwait Sarah Billman said no new measure has been taken regarding visa applications in light of the current security situation in the region, reports Al-Qabas daily. In her statement to the daily, Billman said that for the past 10 years, the consulate has been more thorough in scrutinizing visa applications.

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  13. Armenia May Serve A Good Platform For Kuwait To Enter EEU Market: PMRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | Groong

    ARMENIA MAY SERVE A GOOD PLATFORM FOR KUWAIT TO ENTER EEU MARKET: PM 12:11, 12 March, 2015 YEREVAN, MARCH 12, ARMENPRESS: The Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia Hovik Abrahamyan, being on an official visit to the State of Kuwait, hosted the delegation, headed by the First Deputy Chairman of the Kuwait Chamber of Commerce and Industry Abdul Vahab Muhammad Al-Vazani. The press service of the Government of the Republic of Armenia informed Armenpress that the interlocutors highlighted the deepening of the cooperation between the Chambers of Commerce and Industry of the two countries, which will give a new impetus to the development of the business relations and the implementation of the investment programs.

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  14. Kuwait land values way too highRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Arab Times

    Kuwait's sky-high land prices can be made to serve a greater purpose - get a younger generation of Kuwaiti nationals to opt for buying apartments in high-rises than build their own homes at an exorbitant cost. Developers are trying to fast-track such a conversion, with the Tamdeen Group offering two residential towers on freehold for Kuwaiti nationals as part of its $700 million Al Khiran development launched on Tuesday.

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  15. Armenian PM Starts Official Visit To Kuwait WednesdayRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Groong

    ARMENIAN PM STARTS OFFICIAL VISIT TO KUWAIT WEDNESDAY MENA English March 10, 2015 Tuesday Armenian Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan will start an official one-day visit to Kuwait on Wednesday aimed at bolstering ties on all possible domains with the State of Kuwait. Speaking on the occasion, Armenian Ambassador to Kuwait Fadi Sharshogliyan told KUNA that the visit would be important to boost the diplomatic relations which began in 1994.

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  16. Armenian And Kuwaiti PMs Discuss Establishment Of Direct Reciprocal FlightsRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Groong

    ARMENIAN AND KUWAITI PMS DISCUSS ESTABLISHMENT OF DIRECT RECIPROCAL FLIGHTS 17:34, 11 March, 2015 YEREVAN, 11 MARCH, ARMENPRESS. The official visit of the delegation led by Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan to the State of Kuwait continues.

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  17. KU professor 'warns' about high rate of asthma in KuwaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Arab Times

    KUWAIT CITY, March 11: Professor at the Faculty of Medicine of the Kuwait University Dr Adnan Abel has warned about the high rate of asthma in Kuwait, particularly among the Kuwaitis which has increased by 15 percent, reports Al- Seyassah daily. He said in a press statement smoking and the level of education is of the most important factor which plays a major role in increasing the rate of asthma.

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  18. Zain Kuwait: Zain - The Wonderful CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Advertising Age

    Register to become a member today. You'll get the essential information you need to do your job better, including Zain Kuwait sends out a heartfelt message using Kuwaitis living abroad through an emotion-filled internet film celebrating the country's National Day.

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  19. Overseas petroleum projects - Ongoing debate in KuwaitRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2015 | Arab Times

    Independent Oil Analyst Do we need to build more refineries inside or outside Kuwait or should we just keep on selling oil in its raw form as crude oil? Currently, Kuwait Petroleum Corporation owns and operates five refineries - three in Kuwait and two in Europe. It is currently building the sixth refinery in Vietnam with total refining capacity of over 1.3 million barrels.

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  20. Baker Tilly Kuwait provides new services for individualsRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2015 | Arab Times

    Baker Tilly Kuwait for Audit, Tax and Consulting is pleased to announce a new consulting service for individuals with respect to the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act aiming to assist US citizens and Green Card holders residing in the State of Kuwait to comply with the tax requirements of the Internal Revenue Services , said Hisham Sorour - Managing Partner at Baker Tilly Kuwait. Sorour added that "In the light of the agreement between the United States of America, represented by the Internal Revenue Services and the State of Kuwait, represented by the Ministry of Finance , regarding compliance with the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act .

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