KUNA main news for Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Local:

KUWAIT — The Public Authority for Civil Information holds a press conference on signing a memorandum of understanding with the Ministry of Interior to issue an electronic passport.

KUWAIT — Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs patronizes an artistic exhibition on Kuwait.

KUWAIT — Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs attends a conference on tourism and development.

KUWAIT — The Social Sciences Faculty at Kuwait University holds its annual 12th forum.

KUWAIT — Environment Public Authority (EPA) holds press conference on signing a contract for developing Kuwait’s coasts.

Economic:

KUWAIT — The role of portfolios and investment funds on early closures for March, and its impact on the performance of Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE). A report by Mohammad Kamal.

International: RIYADH — The GCC working team for cultural cooperation with Jordan holds third meeting.

RIYADH — The GCC General Secretariat holds a seminar on fighting media attacks against the Gulf states.

DOHA — Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition and Conference (DIMDEX 2016) kicks off under the patronage of the Emir of Qatar.

DUBAI — The UN-Kuwaiti humanitarian initiative “Help For Love” holds an open day at Sharjah elderly care home.

TUNIS — Tunisian Prime Minister inaugurates a seminar on recruitmant with the participation of UN Secretary General and president of the World Bank Group.

MUSCAT — Gulf congress for sports media kicks off.

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