KUNA main news for Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Local:

KUWAIT — First GCC youth conference held under patronage of His Highness the Amir.

KUWAIT — Interview with Tajik ambassador (issued 9:15 am local time).

KUWAIT — Public Authority for Sport holds press conference on delegation tasked with meeting International Olympic Committee.

Economic:

KUWAIT — Central Bank holds workshop on money-laundry and terrorism financing.

KUWAIT — Kuwait Association of Accountants and Auditors holds lecture on the United States Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA).

KUWAIT — Implications or ramifications?? of current events in Europe on today’s trade at KSE.

International:

MANAMA — Launch of Bahrain International Conference on the Protection of the Environment.

RIYADH — Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques patronizes 2016 King Faisal International Prize.

RIYADH — GCC central banks and monetary institutions hold 64th committee meeting.

BERN — Kuwait’s Deputy Foreign Minister Khaled Al-Jarallah holds talks with senior officials, signs agreements on occasion of celebrating 50 years of diplomatic ties.

WASHINGTON — Clinton, Trump win US presidential primary in Arizona (issued 9:27 local time).

MOSCOW — German foreign minister discusses Ukraine, Syria with senior officials.

Duty editor:

Hani Al-Bahrani, 8:00 am – 2:00 pm (05:00 – 11:00 GMT)

Tel: (00965) 22271840.

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