'Ali Khalifah to Stay on as Kuwait's Oil Minister 

Much to the general relief among oil circles in Kuwait and elsewhere it now appears certain that Shaikh 'Ali Khalifah al-Sabah will remain in his post as Kuwait's Minister of Oil and Industry, as well as continuing as Chairman of the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC).

For some months now Shaikh 'Ali Khalifah has been the object of continuous attacks, patently politically motivated, by certain members of...