Living in Kuwait
Key Expatriate Websites and Resources
| Expatriate Websites and Resources
Kuwaitiah.net, www.kuwaitiah.net, is an online guide to Kuwait, providing a variety of useful information for newcomers and expatriates.
Expat Exchange, provides a wealth of resources and articles, as well as a forum.The site has a few useful articles and links about Kuwait.
Expatriates.com, an online community for expatriates, has a section on Kuwait, with classified ads, links, and a bulletin board.
| Government and International Organizations
Kuwait Cultural Office, Washignton D.C., www.kuwaitculture.com.
The Cultural Office of the Embassy of the State of Kuwait,
3500 International Drive, NW,
Washington, DC, 20008. USA.
America-Mideast Educational and Training Services, Inc. (AMIDEAST), www.amideast.org, is a nonprofit organization that promotes mutual understanding and cooperation between Americans and the peoples of the Middle East and North Africa, including Kuwait.
Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), www.opec.org, provides lots of information about the petroleum production of its member countries, including Kuwait.
Organziation of the Islamic Conference (OIC), www.oic-oci.org, is an inter-governmental organization of 57 Islamic countries, with the goal to promote political, cultural and economic cooperation. Kuwait is among the members.
United Nations Development Programme provides information about UN projects on democratic governance, social development, environment and sustainable development, with a section on Arab States, including Kuwait.
Permanent Mission of Kuwait to the United Nations, www.kuwaitmission.com, provides general information about culture, politics and the economy, as well as a variety of useful links—or visit the United Nations web portal at www.un.int.
| Recommended Reading on Kuwait
Lonely Planet Oman, UAE & Arabian Peninsula (Travel Guide) by Jenny Walker, Anthony Ham, Andrea Schulte-Peevers
Living & Working in the Gulf States & Saudi Arabia: A Survival Handbook by Robert Hughes, Joe Laredo
| Travel Information for Kuwait
Kuwait Cultureal Office, www.kuwaitculture.com.
Lonely Planet Worldguide provides a lot of useful travel information, with a section on Kuwait.