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Kuwait's weekend weather will be cloudy with chances of scattered rain

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 4:18am
KUWAIT, March 1 (KUNA) -- The weather in Kuwait will gradually stabilize during daytime Thursday; however, partial clouds and scattered rains might occur in some areas, said Meteorologist Yasser Al-Bloushi on Thursday.Speaking to KUNA, Al-Bloushi ...

Turkish airstrikes kill 4 PKK members in northern Iraq

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 3:10am
ISTANBUL, March 1 (KUNA) -- Four members of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) were killed during airstrikes carried out by the Turkish air force in northern Iraq, said a statement by Turkey's military Thursday.The statement added that the airstrikes ...

Thirteen terrorists killed in Egypt's Sinai military operation

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 2:58am
CAIRO, March 1 (KUNA) -- The Egyptian army killed 13 militants as part of the Comprehensive Military Operation of Sinai 2018, while two Egyptian officers were killed in the process, said the general command of the armed forces Thursday.During raids ...

Hayat: Kuwait, China eyeing cooperation on Al-Harir City, Kuwaiti islands' projects

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 2:50am
KUWAIT, March 1 (KUNA) -- The State of Kuwait and the People's Republic of China are both eager to collaborate on Al-Harir City and the five Kuwaiti Islands' development projects, said Kuwait's Ambassador to China Sameeh Johar Hayat late ...

Southwest Japan's volcano appears to erupt

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 2:44am
TOKYO, March 1 (KUNA) -- A volcano in southwestern Japan is likely to have erupted again on Thursday, the Japan Meteorological Agency said, less than five months after its last eruption.The apparent eruption of Mt. Shinmoe on Kyushu island, about ...

World Exchange Congress discussed developing stock markets - Kuwaiti official

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 2:10am
By Muaijel Al-Dhafiri MUSCAT, March 1 (KUNA) -- The 13th World Exchange Congress shed light on the recent global bourse developments and their plans for the future, said Boursa Kuwait's CEO Khaled Al-Khaled. The two-day conference was an ...

Kuwait nat'l rally championship's 4th round starts Friday

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 2:06am
KUWAIT, March 1 (KUNA) -- The 2018 Kuwait National Rally Championship's fourth round will start tomorrow Friday with the participation of drivers from Kuwait and other countries.Director of Rally Committee at Sheikh Basel Salem Al-Sabah Motor Racing ...

Photo of the Day

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 1:25am
A Western Reef Heron spotted in Jahra Pools Natures Reserve (Omar Aldakhaeel - ...

Kuwaiti embassies in Bhutan, Mexico celebrates nat'l occasions

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 1:21am
KUWAIT, March 1 (KUNA) -- The Kuwaiti embassies in Bhutan and Mexico celebrated the 57th National Day and the 27th Liberation Day, and the 12th anniversary of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah ascension of office.The ...

USD stable at KD 0.300, Euro at KD 0.366

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 1:04am
KUWAIT, March 1 (KUNA) -- The exchange rate of the US dollar against the Kuwaiti Dinar was stable at KD 0.300, the same case with the Euro, which was stable at KD 0.366 on Thursday, compared to Wednesday's rates, said the Central Bank of Kuwait ...

Kuwait oil price down 98 cents to USD 62.49 pb

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 1:02am
KUWAIT, March 1 (KUNA) -- The price of Kuwaiti oil went down by 98 cents to USD 62.49 per barrel Wednesday as oppose to USD 63.47 pb the day before, said the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) Thursday.At the global level, the price of oil went down ...