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Kuwait’s non-oil exports grew in November by 25.2% in November 2018
16 December 01:53 PM Kuwait non-oil exports rise 25% in November; Qatar tops list
Mubasher: Kuwait’s non-oil exports grew in November by 25.2% to KWD 13.4 million ($44.01 million) from KWD 7.9 million ($25.95 million) a year earlier, data released by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry showed on Sunday. Arab nations made up …
January OSP for Kuwait Export Blend Crude (KEC) to Asia fell by 65 cents
11 December 12:37 PM Kuwait cuts January crude selling prices for Asia
Mubasher: Kuwait has cut January official selling prices (OSPs) for its two crude grades for export to Asia, Reuters reported on Tuesday according to two sources with knowledge of the matter. January OSP for Kuwait Export Blend Crude (KEC) to Asia …
Kuwait’s oil minister Bakhit Al Rashidi
6 November 04:44 PM Oil markets seem stable – Kuwait’s oil minister
Mubasher: Global oil markets are currently showing a stable performance, Kuwait’s oil minister Bakhit Al Rashidi said on Tuesday. Al Rashidi has expected such stability to continue until the end of 2018, Reuters reported. “The upcoming [ the …
Travel services have been in meeting the Islamic Sharia laws
28 October 04:33 PM Muslim travellers spend over $170bn in 2017 – Report
Mubasher: The ‘Global Islamic Economy’ report 2018/19 has shown that Muslims spent $177 billion on travelling during the year 2017. It is expected for Muslim travellers to spend a total of $274 billion by the year 2023, according to the report …
This free-of-charge ‘KFHTrade’ service will offer stocks trading
18 October 04:24 PM ‘KFHTrade’ free service to support GCC brokers, investors
Edited By: Ingy ElSafy Mubasher: Kuwait Finance House (KFH) has launched a new service ‘KFHTrade’ in collaboration with KFH Capital for investment Co, according to an official statement by the bank on Thursday. KFHTrade will offer high standards …
The banking sector topped the QSE’s losers declining 3.59%
13 August 11:54 AM Turkish lira poses threat to QSE’s banking sector
Mubasher: The Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) has been affected adversely by Turkey's currency crisis. The Qatari bourse ended Sunday’s trading session in negative territory, after the general index fell 251.86 points, or 2.55%, to 9,635 points. The …
Kingdom Holding Company’s (KHC) stocks dropped by 7.6% on Sunday before sliding by 5.6% on Monday
7 November 2017 07:35 PM Global markets take a hit on Saudi arrests - Report
By: Mohamed Soliman Mubasher: The recent wave of surprising Saudi resolutions, which involved the arrest a number of princes and ministers through the government’s new anti-corruption campaign has negatively impacted global markets. King …