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Undefeated Thai ‘dwarf giant’ one win from record

BANGKOK: Unsung outside the boxing world, a Thai fighter nicknamed the “dwarf giant” is quietly closing in on Floyd Mayweather’s undefeated 50 fight record and with it an unlikely place…

Sheikh Jaber Al-Abdallah Al-Sabah annual shooting tourney kick off tomorrow

KUWAIT: The Sheikh Jaber Al-Abdallah Al-Jaber Al-Sabah Annual Shooting tournament will kick off tomorrow at Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Olympic Shooting Complex for three days in the Olympic 10 Air pistol…

Zain publishes thought leadership report

Report showcases how Zain Cash saves lives by empowering people BARCELONA: Zain Group, the leading mobile telecom innovator in eight markets across the Middle East and Africa, announces the publication…

World 5G leader Ooredoo plans 2018 Doha rollout

Ooredoo Group leverages Nokia Innovations to catalyze 5G-based economy BARCELONA: Ooredoo, at Mobile World Congress, yesterday announced that it has strengthened its framework agreement with global technology innovator Nokia, paving…

ITS upgrades Al-Jazeera Islamic Finance platform

KUWAIT: International Turnkey Systems Group (ITS), the market leading provider for comprehensive Islamic financial solutions suite, has announced the successful replacement of Al-Jazeera Finance financial solution to its world-class range…

KAMCO records a net revenue of KD 9.61m for 2017

KUWAIT: KAMCO Investment Company K.S.C. (Public), a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, announces its financial results for the year ending 31 December 2017.…

Secondhand smartphone market takes off but it’s far from green

‘There’s a dirty side to our tech obsession’ BARCELONA: Thanks to a fast-growing secondhand market, smartphones are increasingly being re-used but large-scale handset recycling is not happening as the industry…

Oscars forge new credibility in the furnace of scandal

  With the Oscars just days away, industry figures have tried to strike a reflective, humble tone in light of a glut of recent controversies that have dogged Hollywood. From…

‘Case closed’ in death of Bollywood star Sridevi: Dubai prosecutor

An investigation into the death of Bollywood superstar Sridevi Kapoor, who drowned in her bathtub in a Dubai hotel, has been closed, police said yesterday. “The Dubai public prosecutor’s office…

Dolce & Gabbana sends drones down runway

Designers have made plays big and small for the loyalty of younger admirers at Milan Fashion Week. They have reached out with Instagram-savvy supermodels like Gigi Hadid, styles that incorporate…

Cowboy mentality

28th Feb

Daily E- Paper – Kuwait Times…