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Gulf Bank net profit rises 10% to KD 39m – 4 fils per share cash dividend recommended

KUWAIT: Gulf Bank yesterday announced an operating profit before provisions of KD 108 million for the year ended, 31 December 2015, and a Net profit at KD 39 million, which…

KFH focuses on increasing sustainable profitability, core banking business – Al-Nahedh outlines policy in an interview with CNBC

KUWAIT: “KFH’s policy focuses on increasing sustainable profitability and the core banking business. This has been translated in the 2015 financial results where KFH posted a net profit of KD…

NBK the most valuable banking brand in Kuwait: Brand Finance

KUWAIT: National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) was recognized as the most valuable banking brand in Kuwait in 2016 according to Brand Finance, the renowned brand valuation agency. NBK ranks among…

Al-Mazaya reports KD 9.32m net profit for 2015 – Operating revenue jumps 258.9% to KD 59.82m

KUWAIT: Al-Mazaya Holding has announced its financial results for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2015. The announcement was made following a meeting of the board of directors that was…

Drone schools spread in China to field pilots for new sector

BEIJING: Joysticks at their fingertips, the mostly male students packing the classroom lift their virtual helicopters into the air, part of a new cottage industry that’s sprung up in China:…

Diabetes doctors welcome novel once weekly diabetes treatment to Kuwait MoH

KUWAIT: An innovative new class of medicines for type 2 diabetes (T2D) will soon be available to patients in Kuwait MoH and provides a much-needed alternative treatment option for people…

Hala February festival celebrated with Dashti, Al-Blushi, Al-Iraqi and Lamjarred

Sundance: ‘The Birth of a Nation’ sweeps top prizes

“The Birth of a Nation,” writer-director-star Nate Parker’s stirring drama about the life of Nat Turner and the slave rebellion he led in antebellum Virginia, won the grand jury prize…

‘Spotlight’ wins best ensemble at not-so-white SAG Awards

Integrating students with special needs in education – Part V

The aim of the strategy of vocational development for integration school directors in Kuwait is to achieve comprehensive quality in achieving vocational development for those directors as well as public…

Unprecedented violence

Through its ancient and contemporary history, the Arab region has never witnessed all this violence, killing and displacement of innocent people it is currently witnessing. This calls for not burying…

The Vietnam-Kuwait Relations

The Vietnamese Embassy in Kuwait celebrated the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and the State of Kuwait. It was held at…