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 The Islamic Chamber of Commerce , Industry and Agriculture (ICCIA)
The State of Kuwait
Head of State : Sheik Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jabir al-Sabah
Population : 3.89 Million
Capital City : Kuwait
Largest City : Kuwait
Languages : Arabic (official), English
Monetary Unit : Kuwaiti Dinar (KWD)
Facts
GDP (USD) : 113 Billion (2014)
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (USD) : 1,851.14 million (2012)
GNI (USD) : 127 Billion (2015)
Exports of Goods & Services (USD) : 111 Billion (2014)
Imports of Goods & Services (USD) : 51.17 Billion (2014)
Life Expectancy at Birth : 74.59 Years (2014)
Intra-OIC Exports (USD) : 12,265.54 million (2013)
Intra-OIC Imports (USD) : 6,849.44 million (2013)
Location & Geography
Kuwait is located in the North-eastern corner of the Arabian Peninsula. It is bordered by Iraq in the North and West, Saudi Arabia in the South and the Arabian Gulf in the East. Kuwait has no mountains or rivers. The terrain is flat to slightly undulated desert plains. Meadows and pastures cover only eight percent of the area; the rest of the land is barren. Kuwait has nine islands off its coast, the largest is Bubiyan. Despite its desert conditions, the country has a rich plant life. Summers in Kuwait are intensely hot and winters short and cool. Sand and dust storms occur throughout the year.
Investment Profile
Doing Business 2016 Rank***Doing Business 2017 RankChange in Rank
98102-4
Doing Business 2016 DTF**
(% points)
Doing Business 2017 DTF**
(% points)
Change in DTF**
(% points)
60.1259.55-0.57
News
 The Islamic Chamber of Commerce , Industry and Agriculture (ICCIA)
Bahrain News Agency | April 27, 2017
 The Islamic Chamber of Commerce , Industry and Agriculture (ICCIA)
International Islamic News Agency | April 12, 2017
Events
Exhibition | December 12 - 14, 2017 | Kuwait
Forum | January 22 - 28, 2017 | Kuwait
Forum | January 16 - 18, 2017 | Kuwait