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KUNA main news for Wednesday, Oct 19, 2016


KUWAIT — Sports in Kuwait will be drastically improved regionally and internationally in the foreseeable future, Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Sabah Al-Salem Al-Sabah said on Wednesday. (Issued at 15:50 local time or 12:50 GMT)

KUWAIT — Delegates of the Federation of Arab News Agencies (FANA) conveyed their appreciation of His Highness the Amir’s humanitarian efforts in his quest to mitigate the impacts of conflicts worldwide. (Issued at 15:12 local time or 12:12 GMT)

KUWAIT — His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on Wednesday addressed His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah to re-examine the DNA Law in accordance with Kuwait Constitution and in a manner that would safeguard peoples’ privacy. (Issued at 12:51 local time or 09:51 GMT)

KUWAIT — Registration for the 2016 parliamentary election candidacy started early on Wednesday signaling a process due to end on October 28, pending upcoming legislative elections scheduled on November 26th. (Issued at 09:50 local time or 06:50)


TOKYO — China’s economy grew 6.7 percent year-on-year in the third quarter, government said Wednesday, a sign that its growth is stabilizing. (Issued at 09:53 local time or 06:53 GMT)

KUWAIT — The price of Kuwaiti oil barrel rose 13 cents reaching USD 46.87 on Tuesday, compared to USD 46.74 per barrel on Monday, said Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) Wednesday. (Issued at 09:01 local time or 06:01 GMT)


JEDDAH — Environment Ministers of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states launched on Wednesday the e-gate as a main mechanism of materializing the vision of Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz aiming to promote the joint Gulf action. (Issued at 15:15 local time or 12:15 GMT)

BERLIN — Kuwait’s First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Sabah is due to hold talks with his German counterpart on means of boosting mutual cooperation between the two countries.

BRUSSELS — Kuwait Army Chief of Staff is visiting NATO headquarters for talks on coordination and logistics.

PARIS — Meeting for wide-reaching discussions on trade and investment relations between France and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), participants in a forum here on Wednesday urged closer ties in many areas, although it was recognised that there have been some noteworthy improvements in the recent past. (Issued at 14:50 local time or 11:50 GMT)

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KUNA main news for Wednesday, Oct 19, 2016

KUNA main news for Wednesday, Oct 19, 2016

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