Economy of Kuwait
Kuwait is a small, relatively open economy. The Kuwaiti currency is the highest-valued currency unit in the world. Kuwait has nearly 10% of the world's oil reserves. Petroleum accounts for nearly half...
Economy of Kuwait - Wikipedia
Oil industry of Kuwait
The petroleum industry in Kuwait is the largest industry in the country, accounting nearly half of the country's GDP. Kuwait has a proven crude oil reserves of 104 billion barrels (15 km³), estim...
Oil industry of Kuwait - Wikipedia
Energy in Kuwait
Energy in Kuwait describes energy and electricity production, consumption, import and export in Kuwait. Energy policy of Kuwait will describe the politics of Kuwait related to energy more in detail. E...
Energy in Kuwait - Wikipedia
Bader Abdul Mohsen Al Mukhaizeem
Bader Abdulmohsen Al Mukhaizeem (Arabic: بدر عبد المحسن المخيزيم) is the chairman of Kuwait Finance House, a provider of Islamic commercial and investment banking services. KFH was established in Kuwa...
Abdullah Bishara
Abdullah Yaccoub Bishara (Arabic: عبد الله يعقوب بشارة‎; born 6 November 1936) is a Kuwaiti diplomat and statesman, who was the first secretary-general of the Gulf Cooperation Council.
B...
Kuwait Stock Exchange
The Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) is the national stock market of Kuwait.
Although several share holding companies (such as NBK in 1952) existed in Kuwait prior to the creation of the Kuwait Stock E...
Kuwait Stock Exchange - Wikipedia
List of stock market crashes
This is a list of stock market crashes and bear markets.
Kuwait's foreign worker sponsorship system
Kuwait's foreign worker sponsorship system mandates that expatriates must be sponsored by a local employer to get a work permit. In August 2008, MP Abdullah Al-Roumi declared that he was going to dra...
Kuwait's foreign worker sponsorship system - Wikipedia
Migrant workers in Kuwait
Migrant workers in Kuwait constitute around 30% of the population.
Kuwait's foreign worker sponsorship system mandates that expatriates must be sponsored by a local employer to get a work permit. ...
Mohammed Al-Sharekh
Mohammed Al-Sharekh (Arabic: محمد الشارخ) is the Kuwaiti chairman of the SAKHR Software Company. With his company, he has introduced the Arabic language into computers and technology.
In 1982, Al-...
ALARGAN International Real Estate Company
ALARGAN International Real Estate Company is a Kuwaiti real estate development company. ALARGAN underwent an Initial public offering on the Kuwait Stock Exchange in July 2007. "Alargan Projects" a sis...
Yousuf Saleh Alyan
Founder, late publisher and former editor-in-chief of the Kuwait Times daily, Yousuf Saleh Alyan founded the first daily newspaper in the Persian Gulf. In addition, his establishment went onto become...
Yousuf Saleh Alyan - Wikipedia
Saad Bin Tefla
Saad Bin Tefla (also known as Saad Bin Tiflah or Saad Al Ajmi) is a Kuwaiti businessman and politician. He has notably been Kuwait’s minister of Information and Culture (1999–2000).
Saad Bin Tefla...
Abdulaziz Al-Babtain
AbdulAziz Saud Al-Babtain (Arabic: عبدالعزيز سعود البابطين‎),born in Kuwait in 1936, is a poet and businessmen in Kuwait. He carries out commercial and industrial activities in Europe, the U...
Abdulaziz Al-Babtain - Wikipedia
Co-op society stores (Kuwait)
Co-op society stores are department stores put up by the Kuwaiti Government. Comprising 70% of the retail trade in the country, the legal basis for consumer cooperatives was established in 1962 with l...
Abdullah Abdul Latif Al Othman
Abdullah Abdul Latif Al Othman (Arabic: عبدالله عبد اللطيف العثمان‎) (1895 – 1965) was a Kuwaiti businessman who was amongst the first to live in Hawalli. He was known for his generosity an...
Nasser Al-Kharafi
Nasser Al-Kharafi (Arabic: ناصر الخرافي‎) (17 June 1943 – 17 April 2011) was a Kuwaiti businessman of M.A. Kharafi & Sons.
His company has performed $4.3 billion in sales. His...