KUWAIT, Feb 7 (KUNA) -- 1952 -- The post office is relocated to the seaside customs zone.
1959 -- Then Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Abdullah Al-Salem Al-Sabah issues his first decree reorganizing state departments.
1967 -- The first ordinary session of the second legislative term of the National Assembly is inaugurated.
1968 -- Hamdan Ahmad al-Hamdan, a renowned scholar, dies at 90.
1972 -- United Fisheries of Kuwait (UFK) is established.
1981 -- Then Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah issues Law Decree 14 for 1981 on oil companies' budgets.
1993 -- Then Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah issues Law 1 for 1993 on the protection of public funds.
1998 -- Kuwait takes the lead among Arab countries in slashing custom duties by 10 percent in line with a relevant Arab resolution.
2000 -- The permanent headquarters of the Kuwait Boy Scouts Association is opened by the then Crown Prince and Prime Minister Sheikh Saad Al-Abdullah Al-Sabah.
2003 -- Al-Arabi sporting club wins the 20th GCC Cup football championship in Qatar.
2006 -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah issues a decree appointing His Highness Sheikh Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah as prime minister.
2007 -- Kazma sporting club, for the first time, wins the national Al-Hasawi Super Cup football tournament.
2011 -- The Ministry of Health announces number of registered cancer cases at 41,702 during 1970-2009, 40 percent of whom Kuwaitis (estimated at 16,696). (end) rk