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Kuwait to build 5th refinery at $6 bln cost

Kuwait’s fifth refinery will cost five to six billion dollars , Hatem Al-Awadhi, Kuwait Integrated Petroleum Industries Company (KIPIC). Al-Awadhi said this in remarks carried by al-Qabas Media . Awadhi said the refinery would require around five million square metres of land and that the fifth refinery falls under the company’s strategy for 2030. Dangote […]

Philippines demands explanation as Kuwait expels envoy

(FILES) This file photo taken on April 21, 2018 shows Filipino Ambassador in Kuwait Renato PO Villa speaking during a press conference at the Philippines embassy in Kuwait City.Manila demanded an explanation on April 26, 2018 after its ambassador to Kuwait was expelled, shocking Philippine authorities and deepening a diplomatic row over the treatment of […]

FIFA Lifts Suspension Of Kuwait

World football governing body FIFA announced on Wednesday it was lifting its suspension of Kuwait, after the Gulf state’s parliament adopted a law meant to end government interference in the sport. “The suspension of the Kuwait Football Association is lifted,” FIFA’s president Gianni Infantino announced alongside a Kuwaiti official in a short video shared widely […]

Philippines Duterte apologises to Kuwait for harsh words

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte / AFP PHOTO / POOL / MARK R. CRISTINO Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte apologised to Kuwait on Sunday for his “harsh” words at the height of a months-long diplomatic row over the treatment of domestic workers. The spat began in February when a murdered Filipina maid was found in her employer’s […]

Kuwait Passes New Sport Law Aimed At Ending FIFA IOC Bans

Kuwait’s parliament on Sunday endorsed a new law on sport which it hopes will end bans from international competitions over alleged government interference. World sports bodies led by FIFA and the International Olympic Committee suspended Kuwait in October 2015 for the second time since 2010 over alleged government meddling in sports. In 2016, the authorities […]

Jigawa to start exporting goats to Kuwait others

By Ben AgandeKaduna u2013 Jigawa State governor, Alhaji Muhammad Badaru has said that the state will soon start the exportation of goats to Kuwaiti and other Arab countries as its goats multiplication farming programme begins to yields results. The Badaru Abukar poverty alleviation scheme to generate forex. The state government had distributed over 600 goats […]

Kuwait Pays Tribute To Bush For Gulf War Support

Former US President George H.W. Bush waves as he leaves the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC. Mandel NGAN / AFP Kuwait paid tribute to former US president George H.W. Bush on Saturday, saying his support during the first Gulf War “will not be forgotten”. Kuwaitis have long expressed their gratitude to […]