NO. 36



Kuwait to Double Fire-Fighting Effort during the Next Two Months

The Kuwaiti Minister of Oil, Dr. Hamoud A. al-Ruqbah, stated in Vienna at apress conference on 3 June that additional contracts with fire-fightingcompanies will be signed during the next two months with a view to raising thetotal number of teams working at the same time to between 20 and 23. Dr.Ruqbah said the the four American companies carrying out the fire-fightingwork, which at present have a...