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· February, 2009

Stories about Kuwait from February, 2009

GCC: Currency Dilemma for Arab Gulf Consumers

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) hopes to achieve a monetary union, with a common currency, by 2010. Bloggers from the region, which groups Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Oman and the...

Kuwait: Crowded Fair

Kuwaiti Marzouq attends a fair and shares his observations and photographs in this post.

Gulf: How things work

Smile O Smile shares this joke on “how things work” in Saudi Arabia, Dubai, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar and Oman.

Kuwait: 4thRingRoad on Facebook and YouTube

Kuwaiti 4thRingRoad blog is has created its own new You Tube channel and Facebook group.

Arab World: Gasping for Air!

A massive dust storm engulfed the entire Arabian peninsula, leaving the people of Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Iraq and the United Arab Emirates, gasping for air. Here are some...

Kuwait: More about car keys

Kuwaiti blogger Frankom has a story to share about his car key. Click here to find out more.

Arab World: Job Losses on the Way?

With news headlines spelling out economic doom as governments, companies and individuals continue to tighten their belts, bloggers across the Arab world jump on the bandwagon and ask: "Are job...

Kuwait: Hotel security ‘a gimmick’

Mark, in Kuwait, complains about lax hotel security, after being allowed to pass through a security checkpoint, without a huge suitcase in his trunk being checked. He remarks: “I always...

Kuwait: UAE Snow is “Real”

From Kuwait, Loft965 posts a video featuring the recent snowfall near Ras Al Khaymah, UAE and remarks: “And it's not fake!”

Kuwait: A Grandfather's Wish

Kuwaiti Dr Naif Al Mutawa has a son. Read on to see what name his father picked for his newest grandson.

Kuwait: UAE Snow a Wonder

q8life, from Kuwait, describes the recent snowfall in Ras Al Khaymah, UAE, as a “wonder of the 8th kind.”

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