Middle East

Morocco supports Kuwait mediation in Gulf crisis

Emir of Kuwait received Moroccan foreign minister who delivered a message from King Mohamed, hailing Kuwaiti efforts.

Morocco supports Kuwait mediation in Gulf crisis

GCC

Kuwait: Gulf rift may lead to undesirable consequences

Emir of Kuwait vows to spare no efforts to bridge up difference among GCC member states and resolve the crisis.

Kuwait: Gulf rift may lead to undesirable consequences

Middle East

Kuwait: Qatar willing to hold dialogue on Gulf dispute

Kuwaiti FM says Qatar is ready to discuss the crisis with Arab states that have cut diplomatic ties with Doha.

Kuwait: Qatar willing to hold dialogue on Gulf dispute

Middle East

Emir of Kuwait wraps up Gulf mediation visits

Sheikh Sabah leaves Doha as part of his mediation mission that also took him to Saudi Arabia and UAE.

Inside Story

Can the GCC still be relevant?

The ongoing Gulf rift is not the first crisis to hit the bloc, but what is the effect going to be this time around?

Middle East

Kuwaiti Emir returns home after crisis talks in Riyadh

As diplomatic crisis hits the Gulf, Kuwait urges Qatar to calm tensions with allies and refrain from escalating dispute.

Opinion

Looking beyond the siege of Doha

The GCC is in crisis, but with a little help from Kuwait, the cooperation can still turn this rift in to an opportunity.

Hamad Althunayyan

by Hamad Althunayyan

Hamad Althunayyan

Middle East

Qatar says Kuwait trying to solve diplomatic rift

As diplomatic crisis hits the Gulf, Kuwait urges Qatar to calm tensions with allies and refrain from escalating dispute.

Qatar says Kuwait trying to solve diplomatic rift

Inside Story

Can OPEC still control the oil market?

Cartel members are debating whether to extend a deal to reduce output.

Kuwait

Kuwait hangs seven, including royal, in mass execution

The prisoners were convicted of various offences, including murder, kidnapping and rape.

Kuwait hangs seven, including royal, in mass execution

Kuwait

Kuwait opposition, allies win nearly half of parliament

Kuwait's opposition groups have won 24 of the 50 contested seats in the country's parliamentary elections.

Kuwait

Polls close in Kuwait parliamentary elections

Saturday's snap election is widely seen as linked to dispute between government and parliament over austerity measures.

Kuwait

Emir of Kuwait dissolves parliament

The move, announced on state media after an emergency government meeting, sets the stage for early elections.

Emir of Kuwait dissolves parliament

Rio 2016

Rio 2016: Bittersweet Olympic dream for Kuwaiti swimmer

With Kuwait banned by the IOC, Faye Sultan will participate alongside other displaced athletes at the Rio Games.

Rio 2016: Bittersweet Olympic dream for Kuwaiti swimmer

Kuwait

Kuwait sets minimum wage for domestic workers

The country becomes the first in the Gulf to regulate the work conditions of domestic staff through legislation.

Kuwait sets minimum wage for domestic workers