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31.03.20 Press Statement

Moody's Press Release Regarding the Sovereign Credit Rating of the State of Kuwait

Moody's Investors Service has on 30 March 2020 placed Kuwait's Aa2 long-term issuer rating on review for downgrade.

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31.03.20 Announcement

CBK Bonds and Related Tawarruq

The Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) announced the most recent issues of CBK Bonds and related Tawarruq at a total value of KWD (240) millions for (6) months with Rate of Return (1.375%).

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30.03.20 Press Statement

International Monetary Fund Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with the State of Kuwait

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) announced on March 30, 2020 the Conclusion of 2020 Article IV Consultation with the State of Kuwait.

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26.03.20 Announcement

Standard & Poor's Update State of Kuwait's Sovereign Credit Ratings

Standard & Poor's lowered State of Kuwait ratings to 'AA-'; outlook stable.

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21.03.20 Announcement

The Central Bank of Kuwait will be Closed to the Public in Compliance with the Decisions of the Council of Ministers

In compliance with the decisions of the Council of Ministers dated 11 & 21 March 2020, the Central Bank of Kuwait shall be closed for business as of Thursday, 12 March 2020.

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17.03.20 Announcement

CBK Bonds and Related Tawarruq

The Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) announced the most recent issues of CBK Bonds and related Tawarruq at a total value of KWD (290) millions for (3) months with Rate of Return (2.250%).

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08.03.20 Press Statement

CBK Marks International Women’s Day, Applauds Female Staff

In a statement released Sunday marking the occasion of International Women’s Day, the Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) highlighted its longstanding commitment to women’s empowerment and celebrated the hundreds of professional women amongst its staff. This gender empowerment agenda is part of the New Kuwait Vision 2035 and the fifth Sustainable Development Goal.

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11.02.20

CBK International Banking Conference: "Shaping the Future" - Conference Proceedings & Recommendations

The Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) announces the publishing of the White Paper of CBK International Banking Conference: “Shaping the Future”.

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10.02.20 Workshop

CBK Hosts a Workshop on the Supervision and Regulation of FinTech Provided by IMF’s Middle East Center for Economics and Finance (CEF)

The Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) is hosting a workshop on the supervision and regulation of financial technology (FinTech), provided by the IMF’s Middle East Center for Economics and Finance (CEF), during the period from 10th Feb to 13th Feb 2020.

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28.01.20 Announcement

CBK Bonds and Related Tawarruq

The Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) announced the most recent issues of CBK Bonds and related Tawarruq at a total value of KWD (200) millions for (3) months with Rate of Return (2.750%).

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