Author

 
Omar Hasan

Omar Hasan

    Saudi Arabia vows retaliation if punished over missing critic
    Saudi Arabia vows retaliation if punished over missing critic
    Saudi Arabia warned it would retaliate against any sanctions imposed on the oil-rich kingdom over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi,...
    Saudi polls, aid sweeteners not enough
    Saudi polls, aid sweeteners not enough
    The announcement of municipal polls, hot on the heels of a huge economic aid package, may not be enough to spare Saudi Arabia from the upheavals...
    Bush seeks backing against Iran from wary Gulf
    Bush seeks backing against Iran from wary Gulf
    United States President George Bush arrived in Kuwait on Friday to rally the support of Arab allies against what he calls the Iranian "threat"...
    First woman candidate breaks taboo in Kuwait
    First woman candidate breaks taboo in Kuwait
    The first woman ever to contest elections in the conservative Persian Gulf state of Kuwait has launched her campaign by breaking a 44-year-old...
    Kuwait's sick emir ousted from office
    Kuwait's sick emir ousted from office
    Kuwait's Parliament on Tuesday voted ailing Emir Sheikh Saad al-Abdullah al-Sabah out of office after barely a week in power, ending one of the...
    Survival of the fittest in Gulf aviation market
    Survival of the fittest in Gulf aviation market
    A new airline will soon take to the skies in Kuwait but only the leanest of the Gulf's growing number of carriers will survive the cut-throat...