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Today in Kuwait's history

Date: 22/01/2022     Time: 4:50 AM

1956 -- The Amir Sheikh Abdullah Al-Salem Al-Sabah signed a decree approving the state's new emblem, reflecting Kuwait's historic tradition and environment. 2013 -- Al-Razi Orthopedic Hospital started using a new device in Kuwait to perform spinal surgeries. 2014 -- National Assembly agreed on a draft law to provide people who already acquired housing loans, KD 30,000 worth of subsidized construction material. The draft was forwarded to the cabinet for approval. 2019 -- UN Secretary-General office announced the appointment of Rola Dashti of Kuwait as the Executive Secretary of the UN's Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA). 2020 -- National Assembly approved draft laws concerning the neutral zone and submerged area agreements between the State of Kuwait and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.