Friday May 24 2019
Kuwait Three Month Interbank Rate at 1.56 percent


Kuwait Three Month Interbank Rate was quoted at 1.56 percent on Thursday May 23.





Tuesday May 21 2019
Kuwait Foreign Direct Investment at -25.00 KWD Million


Foreign Direct Investment in Kuwait decreased by 25 KWD Million in the fourth quarter of 2018.





Tuesday May 21 2019
Kuwait Current Account at 1643.00 KWD Million


Kuwait recorded a Current Account surplus of 1643 KWD Million in the fourth quarter of 2018.





Monday May 20 2019
Kuwait Inflation Rate at 0.70 percent


The annual inflation rate in Kuwait edged down to 0.7 percent in April of 2019 from 0.8 percent in the prior month. Prices slowed mostly for food & non-alcoholic beverages (0.9 percent vs 1 percent in March); furnishing & household equipment (2.2 percent vs 2.4 percent) and cigarettes & tobacco (1.6 percent vs 9 percent), while they fell for housing (-0.6 percent, the same pace as in March); miscellaneous goods & services (-0.4 percent vs -0.5 percent) and restaurants & hotels (-0.2 percent, the same pace as in March). Meantime, inflation remained steady for transport (at 1.9 percent); recreation & culture (at 2 percent) and education (at 1.9 percent). In contrast, cost rose further for clothing & footwear (0.5 percent vs 0.4 percent) and health (2.9 percent vs 2.8 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices were flat, after decreasing 0.2 percent in the previous month.





Monday May 20 2019
Kuwait Food Inflation at 0.90 percent


Cost of food in Kuwait increased 0.90 percent in April of 2019 over the same month in the previous year.





Monday May 20 2019
Kuwait CPI Transportation at 121.10 Index Points


The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Kuwait remained unchanged at 121.10 Index Points in April of 2019 from 121.10 Index Points in March of 2019.





Monday May 20 2019
Kuwait Inflation Rate MoM at 0.00 percent


The Consumer Price Index in Kuwait decreased 0 percent in April of 2019 over the previous month.





Monday May 20 2019
Kuwait Consumer Price Index Cpi at 113.30 Index Points


Consumer Price Index Cpi in Kuwait remained unchanged at 113.30 Index Points in April from 113.30 Index Points in March of 2019.





Sunday May 19 2019
Kuwait - Credit Rating at 90.00


Standard & Poor's credit rating for Kuwait stands at AA with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Kuwait was last set at Aa2 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Kuwait was last reported at AA with stable outlook.





Wednesday May 15 2019
Kuwait Wholesale Prices at 136.90 Index Points


Producer Prices in Kuwait increased to 136.90 Index Points in December from 136.80 Index Points in November of 2018.