Bader Al-Kharafi acquires 29% of Gulf Cable Co worth $500m

KUWAIT: Al-Khair National Group (Al-Kharafi Group) announced accepting a proposal by Al-Khair International Stocks Company (Bader Nasser...

STC takes controlling stake in Kuwait’s VIVA

KUWAIT: Saudi Telecom Co (STC) said yesterday it has raised its share in Kuwait Telcom Co (VIVA) to a controlling stake after acquiring 25.8...

Kuwait’s non-oil growth seen at 3% in 2019; fiscal position solid

Growth to remain above 2% despite crude output cuts KUWAIT: Kuwait’s economic performance has...

Kuwait’s consumer spending growth to pick up in Q2 2019

Labor market presents a more mixed picture KUWAIT: Consumer spending growth continued to moderate in 1Q19 amid an easing...

India lost 11 million jobs in 2018; farmers grapple with low crop prices

Modi govt doles out sops ahead of elections NEW DELHI: Indian butchers organize meat as they wait for...

Al-Raya Al-Mutameyeza Holding acquires 26% stake in Egypt’s MEDAF Investments

Al-Fajjy announces completion of Jadara Mall project in Madinah Jassim Al-Fajji with the team. —Photos by Yasser Al-Zayyat

FIs need to embrace FinTech as an exciting opportunity: Al-Bahar

Shaikha Al-Bahar's speech at Arab British Economic Summit, London KUWAIT: Shaikha Al-Bahar, Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer, National Bank...

Zain Kuwait offers meals to support nation’s efforts to fight coronavirus

Initiative as part of its commitment and in collaboration with Kuwait Food Bank * Company also offers smartphone charging...

Volvo Cars changes hands from Al-Mutawa to Al-Kharafi

KUWAIT: Bader Nasser Al-Kharafi (left) and Ahmad A Aziz Al-Mutawa sign the Volvo Cars transfer agreement. KUWAIT: Al-Qurain...

How to know if a job offer is fake

How ideal would it be to receive an email with a lucrative job offer without having to go through the trouble of searching, applying,...

TBY will show how 2019 is going to be a turning point...

KUWAIT: "The Business Year: Kuwait 2019 will show how 2019 is going to be a turning point for the Kuwaiti economy toward...

Hong Kongers emigrate as standards slide

HONG KONG: In this picture taken on June 21, 2019, protesters relax on a main road near the government headquarters....

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