Kuwait

Politics & Governance

Kuwait’s Disunited Opposition Finds Grilling Ministers Its Only Way to Fight Back

It is well-documented in existing scholarship that Kuwait’s political system has been in a state...

Politics & Governance

Ending Kuwait’s Political Crisis: Moderation and Electoral Reform

  Across Kuwait, there has been much discussion in recent weeks about ways to end...

Politics & Governance

Firing at the Wrong Target: A Losing Game for Kuwait’s Opposition

The resignation of the Kuwaiti cabinet and the election of the new parliament has produced...

Economy & Innovation

Borrowing Time: Structural Challenges to Kuwait’s Economy after COVID-19 ...

Kuwait continues to deal with the consequences of low oil prices, an ongoing pandemic, and...

Politics & Governance

Kuwaitis Once Again Revolt at the Ballot Box: But Will It Result in Change?

As Kuwaitis voted for their 16th parliament on December 5th they again sent one message...

Politics & Governance

The Elephant in the Room: Kuwait’s Labor Crisis

With the passing of Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, Kuwait has entered a period of uncertainty...

Politics & Governance

The Gulf Region has Lost its Greatest Mediator

The passing of Kuwaiti Emir, Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmed al-Sabah closes a dramatic and historic chapter...

Politics & Governance

Kuwait, Balancer in the Gulf

Three decades ago, on August 2, 1990, the army of Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein occupied...

Economy & Innovation

The Crisis of the Era: Economic Decline in Kuwait

Dealing with the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic over the next few years is going...

Politics & Governance

Kuwait’s Media Landscape Needs Structural and Social Reform

It is an open secret that in the Gulf states, journalism does not fulfill its...

Politics & Governance

How Covid-19 Stress-Tested Relations between Residents & Citizens in K...

As Kuwait announced its first COVID-19 case on February 24, it stress-tested relations between citizens...

Politics & Governance

Kuwait to Halt Commercial Passenger Flights, Declare Public Holiday

Kuwait will halt all commercial flights to and from the Gulf Arab state starting Friday...

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