Kuwait Current Affairs, GK & News
The Kuwait Government has decided to halve the expatriate population due to the slump in oil process and COVID-19 crisis. Highlights The Kuwait National Assembly recently approved a draft bill according to which population of Indians in Kuwait should not exceed 15% of the total population of the country. This could force 8 lakh Indians ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2020
Category: International Current Affairs
On February 25, 2020, the Egypt ruler Mohammed Hosni Mubarak died at the age of 91. He was severely ill in the last months of his life. He served as the President of Egypt between 1981 and 2011. Initially he served as an air force officer. It is to be noted that he undertook training ..
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News
The record temperatures have become more and more frequent in recent years across the globe. The United Nations World Meteorological Organization has confirmed two very recent readings as being among the hottest on record globally 53.9 C in Mitribah, Kuwait (2016) and 53.7 C in Turbat, Pakistan (2017). In India, Delhi reported it s highest ..
Topics: Australian Bureau of Meteorology • Churu • Delhi • Greenhouse gas • Kuwait • Least developed countries • Mitribah • Pakistan • Phalodi • Rajasthan • Turbat • United Nations� World Meteorological Organization
Recently two tankers were targeted in suspected attacks near the strategic Strait of Hormuz which is a vital waterway for global oil shipments. Strait of Hormuz The Strait of Hormuz is a strait between the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman. It provides for the only sea passage from the Persian Gulf to the ..
According to data released by Directorate General of Commercial Intelligence and Statistics (DGCI&S), Iraq remains India’s top crude oil supplier for second year in a row. Key Highlights of India’s Oil import Data India is world’s third largest importer of crude oil (7% of total crude oil imports) after China (world’s largest importer with 20.2% ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2019
Category: Economy & Banking Current Affairs
Topics: China • Crude oil Imports • DGCI&S • Directorate General of Commercial Intelligence and Statistics • India-Saudi Arabia • Iran • Iraq • Kuwait • Mexico • Nigeria • Saudi Arabia • US • Venezuela