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BeInspired Series holds run event with a twist

Posted by on 06/02/2018
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BeInspired Series holds run event with a twist

BeInspired Series holds run event with a twist

KUWAIT: The Be Inspired Race Series, sponsored by Gulf Bank, held its fourth race, the Mud Run and Obstacle Mud Run, on 27 January 2018 at Inspire Sahara Health Club which is located in Sahara Golf Club. The Mud Run, which took place on a sandy track, had two walk or run distance categories, 5kmor […]

KFH applauded for supporting national events

Posted by on 05/02/2018
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KFH applauded for supporting national events

KFH applauded for supporting national events

KUWAIT: Kuwait Finance House (KFH) participated in the 7th Kuwait International Arabian Horse Festival 2018 held at Bait al-Arab Arabian Horse Center in Kuwait under the auspices of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah. This comes as part of the bank’s continuing efforts to support the major events and international forums held […]

Ex-USA Gymnastics doctor gets up to 125 more years in prison for abuse

Posted by on 05/02/2018
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Ex-USA Gymnastics doctor gets up to 125 more years in prison for abuse

Ex-USA Gymnastics doctor gets up to 125 more years in prison for abuse

Parade of victims lined up to hug and thank Denhollander CHARLOTTE: Former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced to an additional 40 to 125 years in prison in a Michigan courtroom yesterday for sexually abusing young female gymnasts, following an earlier sentence of up to 175 years last month. The case against Nassar has […]

Tournament of late Sheikh Abdullah Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah concludes

Posted by on 04/02/2018
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Tournament of late Sheikh Abdullah Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah concludes

Tournament of late Sheikh Abdullah Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah concludes

  KUWAIT: Tournament of the late Sheikh Abdullah Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah concluded on Saturday at Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Olympic Shooting Complex in the presence of representative of the tournament Sheikh Abdallah Khalid Fahad Al-Sabah, President of Arab and Kuwait Shooting Federations Eng Duaij Khalaf Al-Otaibi, Secretary General Obaid Al-Osaimi, Deputy Chairman of Kuwait Shooting Sport Club […]

Official urges efforts to lift Int’l ban on Kuwait sports

Posted by on 03/02/2018
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Official urges efforts to lift Int’l ban on Kuwait sports

Official urges efforts to lift Int’l ban on Kuwait sports

KUWAIT: Public Authority for Sport (PAS) Director General Hmoud Al-Flaiteh yesterday called for serious and sincere efforts for lifting international suspension of the Kuwaiti sports. Al-Flaiteh, in a statement, urged all stakeholders to cooperate for serving higher interests of the national sports. On a related topic, he said a recently-formed settlement commission of the Kuwaiti […]

KIB: Year-long sponsorship of Al-Fadel

Posted by on 03/02/2018
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KIB: Year-long sponsorship of Al-Fadel

KIB: Year-long sponsorship of Al-Fadel

KUWAIT: In a continuation of its ongoing efforts to support sports activities and young local talents, Kuwait International Bank (KIB) offered its sponsorship to world-renowned Jet Ski champion and national athlete, Abdullah Al-Fadel. As part of its year-long sponsorship, the Bank will continue to support the athlete throughout his participation in local, regional and international […]

Formula One to stop using female models on the grid

Posted by on 31/01/2018
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Formula One to stop using female models on the grid

Formula One to stop using female models on the grid

    LONDON: Formula One is ending the use of female models who parade and stand with the drivers’ name boards before every grand prix, with immediate effect. The sport announced the decision in a statement yesterday and said the change would also apply to all support series on the programme. “While the practice of […]

KIPCO sponsors Kuwait International Arabian Horse Festival

Posted by on 30/01/2018
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KIPCO sponsors Kuwait International Arabian Horse Festival

KIPCO sponsors Kuwait International Arabian Horse Festival

KUWAIT: KIPCO, the Kuwait Projects Company (Holding) – is sponsoring the Kuwait International Arabian Horse Festival 2018, held under the auspices of HH the Amir, Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah. The event, organized by the Arabian Horse Center, includes two tournaments: The 7th International Championship on February 2-3; and The All Nations […]

AKSF congratulates HH the Amir on 12th ’versary of his ascension to power

Posted by on 30/01/2018
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AKSF congratulates HH the Amir on 12th ’versary of his ascension to power

AKSF congratulates HH the Amir on 12th ’versary of his ascension to power

KUWAIT: President of Arab and Kuwait Shooting Federations (AKSF), CEO of Asian Shooting Confederation Eng Duaij Khalaf Al-Otaibi congratulated the Kuwait leadership and people on the 12th anniversary of HH the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah ascension to power, which coincides with the National and Liberation days. Al-Otaibi, who spoke on the day of […]

Russia’s team suspended from Paralympics, some athletes exempt

Posted by on 29/01/2018
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Russia’s team suspended from Paralympics, some athletes exempt

Russia’s team suspended from Paralympics, some athletes exempt

Eligible athletes to compete in alpine skiing, biathlon, cross-country skiing BONN: Russia’s team will be suspended from the Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang, but individual athletes will be allowed to compete under a neutral flag, the International Paralympics Committee said yesterday. The agreement is similar to that put in place to allow able-bodied Russian competitors […]

Osaimi hails officials at Sabah Al-Ahmad Heritage Village

Posted by on 28/01/2018
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Osaimi hails officials at Sabah Al-Ahmad Heritage Village

Osaimi hails officials at Sabah Al-Ahmad Heritage Village

KUWAIT: Secretary General of Arab and Kuwait Shooting Federations Obaid Munahi Al-Osaimi lauded the Advisor at the Amiri Diwan Mohammad Dhaifallah Sharar and the Higher Committee for Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Heritage Village, and all officials there for their support of the shooting range at the village, and their keenness on providing a suitable place to […]

Fahad Al Musallam joins the Red Bull Family

Posted by on 28/01/2018
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Fahad Al Musallam joins the Red Bull Family

Fahad Al Musallam joins the Red Bull Family

KUWAIT: A new athlete has joined the Red Bull family. This time none other than Kuwaiti citizen, Fahad Al Musallam. Junior Baja World Champion, Al Musallam, is no stranger to topping the podium at several competitions. He is a 3-time Qatar Endurocross Champion, 2 time Bahrain Motocross Champion, and a 1 time Kuwait Motocross Champion. […]