Middle East Economic Survey


No 34



No Major Political Changes Imminent, Says Shaikh Sabah

Kuwaits Prime Minister Shaikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah has said, in an interview published in the daily al-Rai al-Aam on 17 August, that no major political changes in the country are imminent. He was responding to increasing speculation that a new cabinet might be formed, and that the role of some of the older members of the ruling family might change. But the prime minister...