KUNA main news for Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Local:

   KUWAIT — His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad to patronize, attend graduation ceremony for the Public Authority for Applied Education and Training 2014-2015 well-achievers.

   KUWAIT — His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al–Sabah to patronize inauguration of 2nd GCC conference for business management faculties.

   KUWAIT — National Assembly to discuss interpellation motion present by MP Saleh Ashour to Minister of Social Affairs and Minister of State for Planning and Development Affairs Hind Al-Subeeh on co-ops privatization and harassing and suspending allowances to orphans.

   Economic:

   KUWAIT — Oil prices witness future fluctuations in light of freezing production at January levels.

   International:

   MANAMA — Bahrain’s economy has been achieving robust growth (issued 9:03 am local time)

   MUSCAT — Deputy Premier and Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Khaled Al-Sabah to arrive for talks.

   CAIRO — Foreign Minister Sameh Shukri, Russian counterpart Sergi Lavrov discuss regional issues, developments.

   BERLIN — Chancellor Angela Merkel showcases Germany’s plan to address migration crisis.

   BRUSSELS — King Abdullah II of Jordan holds talks with senior EU officials.

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