Kuwait’s leading government critic railed against alleged official corruption at a rally late yesterday that marked the first show of opposition strength in more than a year.
World travelers looking for a cheap place to stay may want to avoid Geneva, Dubai and Miami.
Harvey Nichols Group Plc, the luxury-goods retailer, will open a store in Kuwait City in September, the Sunday Times reported without saying where it got the information.
U.S. retail sales and housing starts probably rose in March while inflation remained below the Federal Reserve’s 2 percent goal, data this week may show.
Kuwait plans to increase oil output 23 percent by 2020 as improvements in how crude can be extracted allow the third-largest producer in OPEC to pump more.
Sun-drenched Kuwait, a desert nation with no solar-power plants and electricity demand that’s growing about 8 percent a year, has set the most ambitious target for using renewable energy in the Gulf region.