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Interesting facts about Kuwait

  1. Kuwait is a constitutional emirate with a parliamentary government. The ruler of Kuwait is known as an Emir;
  2. doing business in Kuwait

  3. Kuwait is home to the world’s fifth largest oil reserves and petroleum products make up approximately 95% of the country’s export and 80% of the government’s income;
  4. Kuwait has the largest oil field, the Burgan field, which reach the capacity of approximately 70 billion barrels of oil reserves;
  5. The official language of Kuwait is Arabic, but English is also widely spoken and understood;
  6. Kuwaiti men usually wear the national dress of long white dishdashes and white head cloths, while women wear yashmaks;
  7. Most of Kuwait is covered by the Arabian Desert. It is a low lying country with the highest point reaching only 306 m (1,004 ft) above sea level;
  8. Approximately 75% of the Kuwait population over the age of 15 are overweight, making it the eighth fattest country in the world;
  9. Falcon is the national bird of Kuwait. The image of falcon appears on stamps and even on currency of Kuwait.

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