Conferences & Events
Commander of GCC Peninsula Shield Force Visits Kuwait
Kuwaiti Army Chief of Staff Lt. General Mohammad Khaled Al-Khuder on Sunday discussed with Commander of the joint GCC Peninsula Shield Force Major General Hassan Hamzah Al-Shehri issues of common interest, Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) reported.
Gulf States May be Eyeing New Potential Military Alliance
A potential military alliance between the GCC countries, Morocco, Jordan, Egypt and Pakistan is likely to be formed, according to report.
GCC Joint Defence Council Calls for Joint Naval Force
The 13th GCC Joint Defense Council meeting which took place in Kuwait last week recommended to the higher council to approve a special study on the establishment of a joint Naval Force, Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) reported.
Gulf States Eyeing Joint Naval Force
The GCC countries are looking into measures to establish a joint Naval Force capable of defending the security of the Gulf region, said a Kuwaiti official in Doha on Wednesday.
Kuwait, Egypt Sign Military Deal
Kuwait and Egypt have signed a bilateral agreement in the military field as part of a previously hammered out military training deal, the Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) reported.
Kuwait, Italy Eye Closer Defense Ties
Kuwait's First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah met Italian Defense Minister Roberta Pinotti in Rome on Wednesday, Kuwait’s news agency KUNA reported.
Kuwait Suspends Offset Program Rules
Kuwait is suspending a program under which foreign winners of big government contracts are required to invest in the local economy, said Kuwait’s Minister of Finance (photo), as it tries to attract more overseas companies.
Raytheon’s MathAlive! Continues Mideast Tour in Kuwait
Raytheon Company’s MathAlive! interactive math and science exhibit was formally welcomed at The Scientific Center of Kuwait (TSCK), a facility founded by the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS), during a ribbon-cutting event
Qatar Emir Meets Top Saudi Officials
HH the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani (photo) on Wednesday afternoon met at the Emiri Diwan in Doha with Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Prince Saud
Kuwait National Guard Launches Training Courses for Youth
The National Guard will soon launch soon a third training program for Kuwaiti youth to help upgrade their skills and build their capacity, Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) reported.
Kuwait’s Military Enlistment Law to be Reviewed Soon
The military enrollment law in Kuwait will be examined during the next legislative term of the National Assembly, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah stated last
Kuwait’s Defense Minister Receives Ranking US Officials
Kuwait’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah on Wednesday discussed with a senior-level American delegation a number of issues of common interest, particularly in the military field, Kuwait News Agency
Kuwait Army Launches Blood Donation Campaign
Kuwaiti Army has launched a blood donation campaign to make up for severe shortage in its blood bank during the past month, the Ministry of Defense announced on
Naval Officers’ Diplomas Awarded to Kuwaiti, Libyan Cadets
A new batch of CENOE cadets from the Kuwait Naval Forces and the Libyan Navy received their first officers' stripes.
U.S. to Build $1.7bn Hospital for Kuwait Armed Forces
The US State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Kuwait for facilities and infrastructure construction support services and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support for an estimated
Academic Training: Kuwaiti Cadets at Saint-Cyr
DCI-COFRAS, the Army, Gendarmerie and Armed Forces Medical Corps branch of DCI, are pleased to welcome 21 new foreign officer trainees at the St-Cyr Coëtquidan military
ILA/Berlin Air Show
24 - 29
Berlin - Germany
07 - 10
Amman - Jordan
UAE Future Civil Defense Conference
07 - 08
Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
11 - 15
Paris - France
THE WORLD DEFENSE ALMANAC