State of Kuwait


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Noun1.State of Kuwait - an Arab kingdom in Asia on the northwestern coast of the Persian Gulf; a major source of petroleum
Arab League - an international organization of independent Arab states formed in 1945 to promote cultural and economic and military and political and social cooperation
OPEC, Organization of Petroleum-Exporting Countries - an organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the production and sale of petroleum
Middle East, Mideast, Near East - the area around the eastern Mediterranean; from Turkey to northern Africa and eastward to Iran; the site of such ancient civilizations as Phoenicia and Babylon and Egypt and the birthplace of Judaism and Christianity and Islam; had continuous economic and political turmoil in the 20th century; "the Middle East is the cradle of Western civilization"
Gulf States - the countries in southwestern Asia that border the Persian Gulf
capital of Kuwait, Koweit, Kuwait, Kuwait City - a seaport on the Persian Gulf and capital of Kuwait
Asia - the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
Kuwaiti - a native or inhabitant of Kuwait
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2nd -- (BNA) His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa dispatched a cable of condolences and sympathy to his brother the Amir of the sisterly State of Kuwait, His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jabir Al-Sabah, in which HM the King expressed utmost condolences and sympathy on the sad demise of the late Sheikha Dalal Al-Malik Al-Salman Al-Sabah, supplicating to Almighty Allah to accommodate her soul in His divine blessings and mercy in the vastest of His paradises.
Muscat, Oct 15 (ONA) Assigned by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said, Sayyid Shihab bin Tariq al-Said left here today heading to the State of Kuwait on a three-day visit during which he will lead the Sultanate's delegation taking part in the First Asian Cooperation Dialogue Summit.
NEW YORK -- The State of Kuwait has stressed UN Security Council must ensure accountability for perpetrators of sexual crimes during armed conflicts.
Kuwait, Oct 15 (ONA) Sayyid Shihab bin Tariq al-Said arrived in the State of Kuwait today to take part in the First Asian Cooperation Dialogue Summit.
Kuwait: July 1 -- (BNA) HH Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jabir Al-Sabah, the Amir of the sisterly State of Kuwait, has accepted the resignation of Kuwaiti Premier Sheikh Jabir Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah and his cabinet, provided they each one of them continue to take care of urgent matters pertaining to his position until the formation of a new cabinet.
GENEVA, April 13 (KUNA) -- The State of Kuwait has pledged humanitarian aid for crises-stricken Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
23 -- (BNA) The State of Kuwait honored the Kingdom of Bahrain's Electronic Government Authority for its remarkable contributions in IT and e-government services.
Muscat, Dec 5 (ONA) Sheikh Khlaid bin Omar al-Marhoon, Civil Service Minister received in his office here today a delegation from the Civil Service Commission in the sisterly State of Kuwait led by Ahmed bin Ali al-Rumaihi, Assistant Undersecretary for Employment Affairs at the Civil Service Commission in Kuwait.
1981 -- The State of Kuwait joins the International Convention on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution, signed in Brussels in 1969.
Muscat, Oct 12 (ONA) Sheikh Nassir al-Mohammed al-Ahmed al-Sabah, Prime Minister of the State of Kuwait arrived here today.
Manama, October 10 -- (BNA) Minister of Foreign Affairs Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa participated in the 10th ministerial meeting of the Asian Cooperation Dialogue Forum held today in the sisterly State of Kuwait under the kind auspices of the Amir of the State of Kuwait His Highness Shaikh Subah Al-Ahmed Al-Jabir Al-Subah with participation by Foreign Ministers from 31 Asian countries.
"For the second year in a row, the State of Kuwait's non-oil revenues continued to grow by 24 percent year-on-year, capital expenditure remains a healthy proportion of the total expenses at 14 percent," he said.