Home About Kuna Advertise Contact Us Kuna's Bureaus Services Term Of Use
Register Login
facebook Twitter Youtube rss
His Highness Amir cables Bahraini premier      Erdogan renews support to "Decisive Storm" against Houthis      Philippines halts operation against Moro rebels      Spring of Arabic Poetry festival opens at Al-Babtain library
  Sport
Asian shooting event final chance for Beijing games qualification - official
28/11/2007   |   07:29 PM | Kuwait News
تصغير الخطالشكل الأساسيتكبير الخط
KUWAIT, Nov 28 (KUNA) -- Asian Shooting Confederation (ASC) Chairman Sheikh Salman Al-Hamoud Al-Sabah said here Wednesday the 11th Asian shooting championship would be the final chance for Asian shooters to qualify to 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.
The Asian shooting event will be held in Kuwait on December 3 under the auspices of His Highness the Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.
Sheikh Salman, who is also president of the Kuwaiti Shooting Club, told a news conference here that on the sidelines of the championship, the ASC general assembly would convene at the Crowne Plaza Kuwait hotel to pick a new board of directors for a four-year term, and to handpick a host country of the 12th 2011 Asian Games.
The organizing committee has provided all services to the Olympic Complex, including telephone lines, fax machines, computers, as well as medical facilities, he said.
Tournaments are to be run by 65 referees from all over the world, and supervised by Asian technical delegates, together with a group of international experts, he added.
Some 700 male and female shooters are expected to get engaged in fierce competitions, he added.
Concerning the Kuwaiti shooting sports team, he said preparations for the event were in full swing, pointing to a set of material incentives aiming to encourage shooters to qualify to the Beijing Olympic Games. (end) bsu.mt KUNA 281929 Nov 07NNNN
 Print
  Email
 Save
Share
Share
Honoring Kuwait 2014


KUNA publishes a book titled (His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah: A Humanitarian Leader) to commemorate the UN honoring of Kuwait's leader

kuna magazien


Most Read Most Emailed  
1.   KFAED signs loan agreement of KD 7.5 million with Cuba
2.   KDIPA chief, Japan discuss more investment in Kuwait
3.   Kuwait calls on UNHRC to halt Israeli violations against Palestinians
4.   Kuwait, Nepal ink USD-17-mln loan agreement
5.   Kuwait National Guard ready for emergency -- official
6.   Int'l Islamic economic conf. opens in Doha
    Photo Gallery

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah arrives Kuwait

Amir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah departing Sharm El-Sheikh airport

Governor of the Central Bank of Kuwait Dr. Mohammad Y. Al-Hashel with representative of China Banking Regulatory Commission

The king of Saudi Arabia Salman Bin Abdulaziz giving a speech during the 26th regular session of the Arab Summit in Sharm El Sheikh

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah giving a speech during the 26th ordinary Arab summit

Kuwaiti Ambassador to Vietnam Hamad Al-Jutaili

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah departing to Egypt seen off by Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah departing to Egypt seen off by His Highness Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak

His Highness Amir's envoy His Highness Sheikh Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah leaves Singapore

Minister of Finance and Acting Minister of Commerce and Industry Anas Al-Saleh

designated Undersecretary at KNG Major General Hashim Al-Refaei

Egypt's President Abdelfatah Al-Sisi

Director General of KDIPA Sheikh Dr. Meshaal Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah and JETRO Executive Vice President Tsuneyuki Kato

Kuwait's permanent delegate to the UN Ambassador Jamal Al-Ghunaim

Central Bank of Kuwait Governor Dr. Mohammad Al-Hashel

Kuwait pavilion at Expo Milano 2015

Kuwait pavilion at Expo Milano 2015

His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah

Kuwaiti Ambassador to Mexico, Samih Johar Hayat during Photo exhibition

Awni Kaaki

the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC)

Deputy Secretary-General of the Arab League Ambassador Ahmed bin Hilli

Minister of Oil and Minister of State for National Assembly Affairs Ali Al-Omair
Publications

WEATHER
PRAYER
CURRENCIES
KUWAIT AIRPORT
    Calendar
About KUNA KUNA SERVICES USEFUL LINKS KUNA ARCHIVE KUNA PUBLICATIONS
Home
About Kuna
Advertise
Contact Us
Kuna's Bureaus
Services
Term Of Use
Read The Whole Newscast
Pictures (during the week)
FTP Service
KUNA training center
KUNA Reader
SMS Services
الكويت فى ذاكرة الأيام
Images 2014
Job Application
Careers
Arab News Agencies
International News Agencies
Governmental Institutes
Banks in Kuwait
News Paper
Local Companies
other useful links
Prayer Times
News Archive
Other News Services
Today In Kuwait's History
Events
Training Sessions
Videos
All KUNA right are reserved © 2012. This site is designed and published by IDS