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Ronaldo fires Real Madrid four points clear at top

MADRID: Cristiano Ronaldo shrugged off the boos of his own supporters to fire Real Madrid to a 3-0 win over Real Sociedad on Sunday as Zinedine Zidane’s side took advantage…

Egypt strike late to reach Nations Cup semi-finals

PORT GENTIL:  Egypt’s Mahmoud Kahraba scored a dramatic late goal to snatch a 1-0 win over their nemesis Morocco on Sunday and a place in the African Nations Cup semi-finals.…

Remarkable Stoinis century not enough for Australia

AUCKLAND: Marcus Stoinis scored his maiden one-day century but it was not enough to give an undermanned Australia an astonishing victory in the opening match of their one-day series against…

Gulf Bank reports KD 43m net profit for 2016

Profit increases 10% over 2015, earnings per share 15fils   KUWAIT:  Gulf Bank K.S.C.P. announced yesterday its financial results for the year ending 31 December 2016. The Bank recorded a…

Rohit Ramachandran joins Jazeera Airways as CEO

KUWAIT: Jazeera Airways yesterday announced that Rohit Ramachandran has joined the airline as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective 30 January, 2017. Ramachandran is an industry veteran, bringing with him…

ALAFCO reports KD 5.2m net profit for Q1 2017

KUWAIT: Vice-Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of ALAFCO Aviation Lease and Finance Company (ALAFCO), Ahmad A Alzabin, announced that the company recorded a net profit of KD…

Raed Al-Haqhaq confirmed as deputy CEO for Burgan Bank

KUWAIT: Burgan Bank announced yesterday the approval of the nomination of Raed Al-Haqhaq to the position of Deputy CEO – Burgan Bank – Kuwait. Raed will be supporting the group…

KAMCO begins public offering of its Islamic fund units

KUWAIT:  KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, announced the Capital Markets Authority (CMA) has approved the establishment and public offering…

$12,000 in funding awarded to Kuwait Water Association

Ford Conservation and Environmental Grants KUWAIT: Ford Motor Company     yesterday announced the latest recipients of its Conservation and Environmental Grants, with $120,000 being made available to the successful entries.…

Fantasy World now open at Boulevard Salmiya

KUWAIT: Fantasy World has opened a new store at Boulevard Mall located in Salmiya.  This comes in line with the brand’s on-going commitment to be closer to customers as well…

Tamdeen to open 11 stores in new Al-Kout Mall

Group signs leasing agreement with Azadea Group KUWAIT: GLA Management, part of Tamdeen Group – Kuwait’s leading mixed-use property developer – has signed an agreement with the Azadea Group to…

Entrepreneurs race to develop flying car

‘A commuters dream come true’ WASHINGTON: Even before George Jetson entranced kids with his cartoon flying car, people dreamed of soaring above traffic congestion. Inventors and entrepreneurs have long tried…