NO. 36


Financial and Banking News

Financial Issues

Kuwaiti National Council again Votes Compensation for every Family

Kuwait's National Council has proposed that every Kuwait family shouldreceive (KD5,000) $17,000 from government funds in compensation for lossesresulting from the Iraqi occupation. The government has previously rejectedsimilar proposals from the Council suggesting higher figures. The Council, whichhas only a consultative role, cannot enforce its decisions. The...