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Kuwait Economic Society (KES) is an independent non-governmental organization, founded in Kuwait in 1970 pursuant to the order issued by the Minister of Social Affairs and Labour published in Official Gazette "Al-Kuwait Al-Yawm" issue No. (778) dated 24/5/1970 in accordance with the provisions of the Law No. (5) concerning "Public Societies and Clubs".   KES has no political or sectarian ties; it is a professional and intellectual initiative built on the fundamental premise that the key to sustainable economic development rest on real partnership between civil society, private sector, and policy decision makers, government and parliament. 
 

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Latest News

27-03-2024

The Kuwait Economic Association held its annual Ramadan ghabqa to celebrate this holy month on the evening of Saturday, March 23, 2024, corresponding to Ramadan 13, 1445 AH, at the housing association’s headquarters in Bneid Al-Qar.

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09-03-2024

Future jobs and career opportunities: Kuwaitis reluctance to work in small projects

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01-03-2024

His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh/ Dr. Muhammad Sabah Al-Salem Al-Sabah, may God protect him, received the Chairman and members of the Board of Directors of the Kuwait Economic Society

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22-02-2024

The fourth symposium, development dialogue, reality and ambition

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15-02-2024

The third symposium of the Development Dialogue Series: Reality and Ambition

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07-02-2024

The draft general budget for the next fiscal year 2024-2025

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07-02-2024

Development dialogue: reality and ambition

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07-02-2024

Stop wasting

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07-02-2024

Within the activities of the Economic Forum Committee for this season

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27-12-2023

Invitation to the ordinary general assembly meeting

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29-10-2023

Statement regarding the opinion of the Kuwait Economic Society Regarding proposals for a law referring to national products and local products from a group of council members

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11-09-2023

Government Action Program (2023-2027): A roadmap for improving development performance and achieving economic reform.

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06-08-2023

Statement of the new government work program and the final account of the state's financial management for the fiscal year 2022-2023.

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16-07-2023

The time for diplomacy is over.

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14-06-2023

Statement of the Economic Association regarding the estimated budget for the year 2023/2024.

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21-05-2023

Seminar «Kuwait Economic Society»: Women are partners in building the nation

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21-03-2023

Strategic alternative wages and salaries

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15-02-2023

Challenges facing female entrepreneurs

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12-02-2023

Seminar discusses progress on Kuwait development plan

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15-01-2023

The opening statement of the Economic Society for the new session of the Board of Directors

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Economic Committees

It is a committee composed of members of the Board of Directors concerned with developing and reviewing economic policies and then submitting them to the Board of Directors. This committee is chaired by Mr. Muhammad Mutaib Al-Rasheed

It is the committee concerned with establishing various cultural activities through holding conferences, seminars, workshops, press meetings and opinion polls to present economic and financial problems and find appropriate solutions to them to serve the public interest. The committee is chaired by Mrs. Haya Bodaii.

Aware of the importance of the human element, the Kuwait Economic Society organizes many technical, administrative and specialized training courses that are of interest to a large segment of the society's members and members of society from the economic point of view. A large number of these courses have benefited due to the diversity of its training curriculum, as the association aspires to improve training programs and work to establish a training center affiliated with the Kuwait Economic Society, and this committee is chaired by Mr. Muhammad Al-Arian

It is the committee concerned with spreading the culture of creativity and innovation and motivating young people to self-employment through small projects. This committee is chaired by Mrs. Ghada Abdullah Al-Faris.

Through the economic diwaniya, the association attracts many personalities from inside and outside Kuwait to discuss topical issues of importance to the Kuwaiti street, especially issues of economy, money, real estate and oil. Sultan Musaed Al-Jazzaf

It is the committee concerned with social activities in order to enhance communication, links and cooperation among members. Through this committee, the Kuwait Economic Society organizes many social activities and events that aimed at expanding the scope of social acquaintance with the association and its activities, in addition to strengthening the ties between its members and increasing acquaintance among them. Committee Ms. Mona Mohammed Al-Maraj

This committee works to increase the financial resources of the association through marketing and renting halls and fully supervising the insurance and maintenance of the building. This committee is chaired by Mr. Khaled Sanhat Al-Mutairi.

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