This day in Kuwait''s history.
1960 -- The Amir, Sheikh Abdullah Sheikh Mohammed Abdullah,(Arabic: شيخ محمد عبدالله) known as Sher-e-Kashmir (the Lion of Kashmir) (Dec 5 1905, Soura, Kashmir – Sept 8 1982, Srinagar), was Al-Salem Al-Sabah, issues decree 48/1960
on the internal statute of GLOUCESTER, STATUTE OF. An English statute, passed 6 Edw. I., A. D., 1278; so called, because it was passed at Gloucester. There were other statutes made at Gloucester, which do not bear this name. See stat. 2 Rich. II.
MARLEBRIDGE, STATUTE OF. the Council of Construction, Development and
Economy. The council, tasked with planning the country's development, is
headed by Sheikh sheikh
Among Arabic-speaking tribes, especially Bedouin, the male head of the family, as well as of each successively larger social unit making up the tribal structure. The sheikh is generally assisted by an informal tribal council of male elders. Salem Al-Ali Al-Sabah, and groups Humoud Al-Zaid Al-Khalid,
Khalifa Khalid Al-Ghunaim, Mohammad Abdulrahman Al-Bahar, Yaqoub Yousef
Al-Hamad, and Yousef Ibrahim Al-Ghanim.
1961 -- The current Kuwaiti flag, bearing four colors, is placed on all
governmental facilities in a grand ceremony.
1965 -- Kuwait's 11th Amir, Sheikh Abdullah Al-Salem Al-Sabah, passes away
of a heart attack after ruling for 15 years. He is succeeded by Sheikh Sabah
Al-Salem Al-Sabah on the same day.
1966 -- Somali Embassy is inaugurated in Kuwait.
1968 -- First Malaysian ambassador to Kuwait presents his credentials.
1997 -- The Ministry of Interior names the police academy after the Crown
Prince and Prime Minister, Sheikh Saad Al-Abdullah Al-Salem Al-Sabah, in
appreciation for his efforts in this field.
1998 -- The National Assembly votes in agreement for broadcasting all
parliamentary sessions via Kuwait Television.
2001 -- Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC KNPC Kuwait National Petroleum Company ) forms an emergency team
aimed at protecting the lives of workers in the oil refineries from dangers
they might face in their jobs.
2002 -- Actress Suad Abdullah is nominated UNICEF goodwill ambassador in
2002 -- Cabinet appoints Dr. Saafaq Al-Rukaibi as Director General of
Kuwait Stock Exchange.
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