KUWAIT -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sent a cable to the Qatatri Amir Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, congratulating him on the ninth anniversary of ascending the throne.

NEW YORK -- The state of Kuwait has affirmed its firm support to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), and its objectives, as it is a cornerstone of stability in the region.

KUWAIT -- The price of Kuwaiti oil went down by 15 cents to USD 110.81 per barrel on Thursday, compared with USD 110.96 pb a day earlier, said the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) on Friday.

NEW DELHI -- India successfully flight-tested on Friday indigenously developed Vertical Launch Short Range Surface to Air Missile (VL-SRSAM) from Integrated Test Range (ITR), Chandipur off the coast of eastern Indian state of Odisha. (end) rk