Living in Kuwait
Key Expatriate Websites and Resources
| Business and Economy in Kuwait
The U.K.-based Financial Times reports on world business, finance and politics. The website also has a homepage for the USA, Europe, and Asia, with a section on the Middle East and Africa that includes news on Kuwait.
World Trade Organization regulates trade rules between its member countries, and provides information on economic data, trade regulations,disputes and agreements about its Members, including Kuwait.
International Monetary Fund promotes financial stability, international trade and economic growth among its member countries. The website provides country information (including Kuwait) and a number of publications, including the World Economic Outlook.
U.S. Government Export Portal publishes Country & Industry Market Reports, Commercial guides, and other essential information for doing business abroad, including Kuwait.
| Expatriate Websites and Resources
FAWCO (Federation of American Women's Clubs Overseas), www.fawco.org, is an international network to support American women living abroad with over 70 member clubs worldwide, including Kuwait:
American Women's League of Kuwait
PO Box 66983, 43760 Bayan, Kuwait;
Tel: +965 539 03 56; Fax: +965 539 87 36; email@example.com
Kuwaitiah.net, www.kuwaitiah.net, is an online guide to Kuwait, providing a variety of useful information for newcomers and expatriates.
Expatriates.com is an online community for expatriates with a section on Kuwait, with classified ads, links, and a bulletin board.
Tales from a Small Planet, www.talesmag.com, is a webzine with news, stories, links, excellent message boards, and other resources for travelers and expatriates; The Kuwait section features "Real Post Reports" by expatriates , as well as useful links.
Encyclopedia of the Orient, lexicorient.com, is an online encyclopedia covering North Africa and the Middle East.
Arab News, www.arabnews.com, is the website of the Middle East's largest English-language daily newspaper.
Kidon Media Link is an online directory of world newspapers and news media, has an extensive listing of news media in Kuwait.
Online Newspapers lists over 1000 links to online newspapers worldwide, including Kuwait.
| Recommended Reading on Kuwait
Lonely Planet Arabian Peninsula by Anthony Ham, Frances Linzee Gordon
Living and Working in the Gulf States & Saudi Arabia by Robert Hughes, Joe Laredo
| Travel Information for Kuwait
Lonely Planet Worldguide provides a lot of useful travel information, with a section on the Middle East, including Kuwait.