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Gulf Insurance Group (GIG) is one of the leading private insurers (By Gross Premium Written) with a strong competitive market position in Kuwait, Jordan, Bahrain and Egypt.
Furthermore, the Group has operations in Syria, Iraq, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Algeria,Turkey and the United Arab Emirates.

GIG is a public shareholding company listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange and a consistent market leader in Kuwait in terms of premiums written. The Group is amongst the largest and most diversified insurance groups in the Middle East and North Africa region.

Newest Corporate Members
Gulf Maritime General Trading & Contracting Co (GMTC) is a well-established shipping agency in Kuwait, fully registered with the Kuwait Port Authorities, Customs Authorities & Ministry of Communication of Kuwait, for agency representation and handling of any type of vessels.⁣
GMTC carries out shipping services of all ranges, including project cargo, refrigerated cargo, packing and crating services, door to door services, over-dimensional and heavy cargo, as well as the movement of hazardous and dangerous goods, and much more. This is further enabled through its diverse services and sizeable asset of machinery, vehicles, trailers, and equipment, along with the wide variety of manufacturing companies which operate and sell under the GMTC brand.

Del Monte is one of the world’s leading vertically integrated producers, marketers and distributors of high-quality fresh and fresh-cut fruit and vegetables, as well as a leading producer and distributor of prepared fruit and vegetables, juices, beverages and snacks in Europe, Africa and the Middle East. 
Thank you to our Annual Membership and Networking Event 2020 Gold Sponsor, Kuwait Resources House
Annual Membership & Networking Event
The American Business Council- AmCham Kuwait kick-started 2020 with the Annual Membership and Networking Event on 20 January, 2020.

Thank you to everyone that attended and a special thank you to our Gold Sponsor, Kuwait Resources House, for making this event possible.

HORECA Kuwait
ABCK-AmCham Kuwait is proud to have been a Supporting Business Council for HORECA Kuwait, the country’s biggest B2B Hospitality and Food Exhibition for hotels, restaurants, and catering. ⁣

It was great seeing our corporate members, Sadita Holding Company, Al Babtain Group of Companies, Hyatt Regency Al Kout Mall, Millennium Hotel and Convention Center Kuwait, and Holiday Inn Kuwait, participate in the conference and showcase their products.

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Save the date! More details will be announced soon
SelectUSA Investment Summit 
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Seminar on Taxation of Canadian Expats
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Kuwait’s New Pharmaceutical Registration Guidelines
In January 2020, Kuwait’s Ministry of Health (“MOH”) issued Ministerial Decree No. 361 of 2019 (“Decree”) regarding the registration of pharmaceuticals. The Decree supplements the pharmacy laws and provides an update to the various MOH decrees regarding the registration of pharmaceutical products.

New tool helps employers protect construction workers in the Middle East
The International Labour Organization (ILO) and the International Organisation of Employers (IOE) have launched a new resource to help companies in the construction sector in the Middle East to develop internal policies and procedures that support their adherence to national and international laws and standards .


MECACC Doorknock to Washington DC
The Middle East Chamber of American Chambers of Commerce (MECACC) is having their annual Doorknock to DC in March. The Doorknock is a forum for American Chambers of Commerce to discuss relevant issues regarding the business and investment climate in their respective countries and identify and discuss the challenges facing the private sector. 

If you wish to participate, please contact Mr. Fred Shuaibi at isi_shuaibi@hotmail.com

Kuwait's Equate produces first food grade recycled PET

Kuwaiti petrochemical producer Equate announced its first successful production of food grade recycled polyethylene terephthalate (PET).
The company will target Europe, where non biodegradable plastic waste is considered a major pollutant.


Zain Drone: First Drone Services Provider in Region to Receive ISO 9001:2015 Certification

Zain Group announces that its Zain Drone subsidiary has received ISO 9001:2015 Certification with respect to its Quality Management System (QMS). This makes Zain Drone the first drone services provider in the region to receive the internationally recognized accreditation.  
Cadillac Alghanim reveals new XT6 and CT5 Cars

Cadillac Alghanim revealed their new XT6 and CT5 cars at the Kuwait Motor Show at 360 Mall. In attendance was his excellency the Deputy Minister of Diwan Al Amiri Affairs Sheikh Mohammed Abdullah Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah, Mr. Larry Memmott, Charge D'affaires at U.S. Embassy Kuwait, and executives from General Motors.

Millennium Hotel and Convention Centre Kuwait wins 6 medals at HORECA Kuwait 2020

Millennium Hotel and Convention Centre Kuwait, a five-star hotel
located at the heart of Kuwait city, seizes 6 medals in HORECA competitions held in Kuwait. The talented chefs and culinary artists from the hotel demonstrated unprecedented creativity and extensive experience in various competitions.
Millennium Hotel and Convention Centre Kuwait
Millennium Hotel and Convention Centre Kuwait is pleased to offer ABCK Members:

25% discount at
  • Lamar International Restaurant for Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner including Theme Nights
  • Library Cafe
  • Swimming Pool Access
  • Pool Bar
  • El Publico Restaurant (Maximum 15 Pax per time)
 
15% discount on rooms . Terms and conditions apply. Offer valid from September, 25 2019 – September, 25 2020

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