Council of Ministers

 

His Highness Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah

Prime Minister
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Tel  : + 965 2200-0000
Fax : + 965 2222-3150
HH the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah

Born in 1942. He has occupied several posts since 1968, namely Amiri Diwan financial and administrative affairs, assistant undersecretary for financial and administrative affairs. He was named Hawally Governor on March 19, 1979, then Al-Ahmadi Governor before occupying the portfolio of social affairs and labor, then the information top post and later became Advisor of His Highness the Amir Office. On February 14, 2001, His Highness Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak was named the deputy prime minister and minister of defense, and occupied the same posts in the government, formed on July 14, 2003. On February 9, 2006, he was named the first deputy prime minister and interior minister and minister of defense. He occupied the same posts in the two governments, formed on July 11, 2006, and March 25, 2007. His Highness Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak, on October 28, 2007, in a cabinet reshuffle, was named the first deputy prime minister and minister of defense. He was re-appointed in the same positions in the cabinets, formed in May 2008, January 2009, May 2009 and May 2011. In November 2011, he was named premier and was reassigned as the head of government in February 2012, July 2012, December 2012 and Prime Minister in July 2013, also Prime Minister in January 2014.

 

 

His Excellency Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah

First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
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 Tel :    + 965 1800-777
 Fax : + 965 2244-7350
First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah

Born in 1953, got a BA in political science from Kuwait University in 1977 and joined the diplomatic corps the following year. He served at Kuwait's diplomatic mission to the United Nations between 1983 and 1989, named as director of the Arab World Department of the Foreign Ministry in 1989-1992, chief of staff of the Foreign Ministry Undersecretary's office in 1992-95, ambassador to Saudi Arabia and delegate to the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) in 1995-98, chief of the National Security Apparatus in 1998. He was named minister of social affairs and labor in July, 2006, and March, 2007, and minister of information in May, 2008, and January, 2009, before being named minister of foreign affairs in 2011, and deputy prime minister, foreign minister, and minister of state for cabinet affairs in February, 2012, and He was reappointed as Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs in December 2012, July 2013 He was appointed  Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs , and also in January 2014.​

 

His Excellency Sheikh Mohammad Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense​
Ministry of Defense
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Tel  : + 965 2483-5214 
Fax : + 965 2484-5452
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Mohammad Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah

Served as the director general of the General Department of Citizenship and Travel Documents. He was named in 1991 as Hawally Governor, then minister of interior in the 17th cabinet in 1996, the 18th government in 1998, the 19th cabinet in 1999. In the 20th cabinet in 2001, he was appointed as the deputy premier and minister of interior,and in the 33th cabinet in 2013 he was appinted Deputy Prime Minister and minister of interior, and in January 2014, he was appointed Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior.

 

His Excellency Lt. Gen. (ret.) Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior​
Ministry of Interior​
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 Tel :    + 965 2242-4005 
  Fax:  ​  + 965  2249-6570     
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Lt. Gen. (ret.) Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah

Gradually climbed ranks of the military echelon, reaching the post of Lieutenant General and named Chief of Staff on March 4, 2012, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense in the government in July 2013 and In the Government of January 2014, he was appointed Minister of Defense.​

 

 

His Excellency Mr. Anas Khalid Al-Saleh

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance
Ministry of Finance
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 Tel :    + 965 2242-0019
 Fax:    + 965 2243-4862
 Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Anas Khaled Al-Saleh​

Born in 1972, has BA in business administers from the University of Portland, the US (1997), and served as board member of Kuwait Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) in 2006-10. He also served as board chairman and managing director of Kuwait Invest Holding Company (KSCC) in 2006 before being named minister of commerce and industry in February, 2012. He was re-appointed as Minister of commerce and industry in 2013 , And He was appointed Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance in January 2014, and Acting Minister of Oil in November 2015.

 

His Excellency Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah

Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs and Acting Minister of Information
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 Tel :    + 965 2222-1444
 Fax :   + 965 2222-1480

Ministry of Information
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 Tel :    + 965 2242-8666 
 Fax :   + 965 2243-1463
Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs and Acting Minister of Information Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah

Born in 1971 and got a BA in political science from the University of Nottingham in Britain, and a master’s degree in political science from the School of Oriental & African Studies (SOAS) University of London. He worked as a political researcher at the Council of Ministers General Secretariat in the Ministerial Committee Department, a manager of the Technical Office Department for the Minister of State, and an Assistant Undersecretary for the Office of Research Affairs at the office of Minister of State for Cabinet & National Assembly Affairs in 2001. He became a chairman of the Authority for Citizen Service and Government Performance Assessment acting as a Minister in 2002. He became the Minister of Information in February 2012. In December 2012, he became a Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs and a State Minister of Municipality Affairs. In July 2013, he became a Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs and the Minister of Health. In January 2014, he became a Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs.

 

Her Excellency Mrs. Hind Sabeeh Barak Al-Sabeeh

Minister of Social Affairs and Labor and Minister of State for Economic Affairs
Ministry of Social Affairs and Labour
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Tel  : + 965 2244-5554
Fax : + 965 2240-7465
Minister of Social Affairs and Labor and Minister of State for Economic Affairs Hind Sabeeh Barak Al-Sabeeh

Was assistant undersecretary of Civil Service Commission in 2007. In 2008, she was secretary general Manpower and Government Restructuring Program (MGRP) and director general of Kuwait industries union, She was appointed Minister of Social Affairs and Labor and Minister of State for Planning and Development Affairs in January 2014.​

 

His Excellency Mr. Yasser Hassan Abul

Minister of State for Housing Affairs and Minister of State for Services Affairs
Public Authority for Housing Welfare
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 Tel :    + 965 2538-8117 
 Fax:    + 965 2539-1628
Minister of State for Housing and Minister of state for Service Affairs
Yasser Hassan Abul

Was born in 1973 He was a member of the Supreme Council for Planning and Development and a former member of the board of directors of Al-Arabi sports club, He was appointed Minister of Housing Affairs in January 2014.​

 

His Excellency Dr. Jamal Mansour Al Harbi

Minister of Health
Ministry of Health
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 Tel :    + 965 2486-3685
 Fax :   + 965 2486-5287
Minister of Health Dr. Jamal Mansour Al Harbi

Born in 1961, holds a Ph.D. in Ear, Nose, and Throat; and Head and neck Surgery from Aachen Düsseldorf University in Germany since 1996, and a Bachelor degree in Medicine and Surgery from Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in 1987. He was the President of the Ear, Nose, and Throat in Zain Hospital in 2012 and was appointed Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health and Assistant Undersecretary for Medical Support Services in June 2013.

 

His Excellency Mr. Khalid Naser Al Rodan

Minister of Commerce and Industry and Acting Minister of State for Youth Affairs
Ministry of Commerce and Industry
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 Tel :    + 965 2246-9131 
 Fax : + 965 2241-1089
Ministry of State for Youth Affairs
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 Tel :    + 965 1880003
 Fax:    + 965 2241-5195
Minister of Commerce and Industry and Acting Minister of State for Youth Affairs  Khalid Naser Al Rodan

He worked in the private sector in Senyar Marketing and Branding, and heads the organizing Committee of AlRoudan Ramadan Football Tournament.

 

His Excellency Mr. Abd Al Rahman Abd Al Karem Al Mutawaa

Minister of Public Works
Ministry of Public Works
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 Tel :    + 965 2538-1750
 Fax:    + 965 2538-5063
Minister of Public Works Abd Al Rahman Abd Al Karem Al Mutawaa

He worked in the Public Authority of Applied Education and Training and reached the post of Assistant Undersecretary for Construction Affairs in the Authority.

 

His Excellency Mr. Esam Abd Al Muhsen Al Marzooq

Minister of Oil and Minister of Electricity and Water
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Tel  : + 965 2537-1111
Fax : + 965 2537-1118
Ministry of Oil
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 Tel :    + 965 2492-4000
 Fax:    + 965 2491-8164

 Minister of Oil and Minister of Electricity and Water Esam Adb Al Muhsen Al Marzooq​

He was the Chairman of Kuwait Stock Exchange Company, a member in the Board of Directors of Kuwait Petroleum International Corporation, and the Deputy Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer of Kuwait Petroleum International.

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His Excellency Dr. Faleh Abd Allah Al Azeb

Minister of Justice and Minister office of State for National Assembly Affairs
Ministry of Justice
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Tel  : + 965 2248-0000
Fax : + 965 2257-2244
Minister office of State for National Assembly Affairs
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 Tel :    + 965 2240-2277 
 Fax:    + 965 2240-2288
Minister of Justice and Minister office of State for National Assembly Affairs​ Dr. Faleh Abd Allah Al Azeb

He has been the Minister of Justice and the Minister of State for Kuwaiti National Assembly since 2016 and until now; and he represents Kuwait as the vice chairman of the Program Executive Office (PEO) of the Council of Arab Ministers of Justice. He served as a General Prosecutor in the Investigation Department, and joined the diplomatic corps in Cairo. He was a consultant at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Office, a Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Public Authority of Minor Affairs and a Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Kuwait Institute for Judicial & Legal Studies. He was also a member of the Legal Committee of the Council of Ministers and a member of the Higher Committee for Kuwaiti Citizenship of the Council of Ministers. He holds a PhD in constitutional law from Cairo University with a grade of "Very Good" with honors degree; and a master's degree in Administrative Law from Cairo University with honors degree. He is married and has five children.

 

His Excellency Dr. Mohammad Abd Alatif Al Fares

Minister of Education and Minister of Higher Education
Ministry of Education
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Tel  : + 965 2483-7908
Fax : + 965 2483-7614
Ministry of Higher Education
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Tel  : + 965 1882020
Fax : + 965 2225-7501
Minister of Education and Minister of Higher Education  Dr. Mohammad Abd Alatif Al Fares

Born in 1966, holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from Kuwait University in 1987, Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering from University of Wisconsin–Madison in the United States in 1990, and a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the same university in 1995. He was the Assistant of the Vice President for Planning of Human and Financial Resources at Kuwait University in 2002 and Director of the Construction Program in Major Projects Sector in Kuwait University in 2007 and General Secretary of the University of Kuwait in 2016.

 

His Excellency Mr. Mohammad Nasir Al Jabri

Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs​ and Minister of State for Municipal Affairs 
Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs
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Tel  : + 965 2248-6010
Fax : + 965 2246-6958
Kuwait Manicipality
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 Tel :    + 965 2247-1558 
 Fax:    + 965 2247-1556
Minister of  Awqaf and Islamic Affairs and Minister of State for Muncipal Affairs Mohammad Nasir Al Jabri

Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs and Minister of State for Municipal Affairs Born in 1974, holds a Master’s degree in Political Science. He worked in Kuwait Airways, chaired the Board of Directors of Khaitan Cooperative Supermarket, and was a member of the National Assembly that was invalidated by the Constitutional Court in December 2012 and also a member of the 2013 Assembly. He is now a member of the National Assembly.

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