Kuwait banks drive earnings growth in H1 15 – NBK ECONOMIC REPORT

KUWAIT: Financial results for corporates listed on the KSE revealed strong growth in banking, real estate and financial services sectors during the first half...

Great fall of China sinks world stocks – Shanghai loses 9%, Dow opens more...

NEW YORK: World stock markets plunged yesterday, as a near 9-percent dive in China shares and a sharp drop in the dollar and major...

New warrior to arrive in Kuwait today

KUWAIT: Mohamed Naser Al-Sayer Sons and Toyota Motor Corporation will reveal today the new Warrior in Kuwait. This trademark has earned reputation for its...

Kuwait stocks plunge as oil prices plummet

KUWAIT: Stock prices in Kuwait and the Gulf states nosedived yesterday in a massive market sell-off sparked by descending oil prices with the Saudi...

Dollar drops as global growth concerns fuel risk aversion – NBK’S WEEKLY...

KUWAIT: The US Dollar dropped against most of its major counterparts as minutes of the Federal Reserve Open Market Committee showed that subdued inflation...

Mideast markets drop, Dubai falls 7% – Fitch cut to Saudi outlook, losses total...

DUBAI: Major Middle Eastern stock markets plunged in relentless selling yesterday because of sliding oil prices, a decision by Fitch Ratings to cut its...

Boubyan Bank launches Tap & Pay Credit Cards with MasterCard & VISA

KUWAIT: In a qualitative leap which reinforces its leadership in the market of retail banking services, Boubyan Bank has announced the launch of (Visa...

Global slowdown hammers US stocks – Biggest drop in nearly four years

NEW YORK: Growing concerns about a slowdown in China shook markets around the world on Friday, driving the US stock market to its biggest...

KSE ends week in red zone – AL BAYAN INVESTMENT REPORT

KUWAIT: Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) ended last week in the red zone. The Price Index closed at 6,052.63 points, down by 3.94% from the...

Kuwait govt approves series of projects worth KD3 billion – Government plans to generate...

KUWAIT: Kuwait has approved the construction of a series of power plants, desalination facilities and other infrastructure projects worth a total of around 3...

IMF role in Greek rescue raises risks for Merkel – Bild daily says up...

BERLIN: German Chancellor Angela Merkel will ask lawmakers to back an 86 billion euro ($95.5 billion) bailout for Greece at a special session of...

Indian court overturns Nestle noodle ban, orders new tests

ZURICH: Swiss food giant Nestle yesterday announced slightly lower first half profits compared to last year, with the strong Swiss franc and Maggi instant...

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17th Jan