Country Profile

Kuwait 2018 Country Profile

As a member of both the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and the GCC, Kuwait has numerous strategic ties. Additionally, the country is arguably the most politically dynamic in the Gulf, which has afforded it strong foundations to help tackle recent issues regarding parliamentary elections and accountability. By continuing with economic diversification efforts and reducing dependence on oil revenue, Kuwait is also adding momentum to several large infrastructure projects. The tabled projects are set to further integrate Kuwait into the global economy. 

This chapter contains a viewpoint from Emir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmed Al Jaber Al Sabah.

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Seeking stability: Emir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmed Al Jaber Al Sabah, on fostering national unity through awareness and stability