Arab Times

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Arab Times
Type Daily newspaper
Editor-in-chief Ahmed Al-Jarallah
Founded 1977; 40 years ago (1977)
Language English
Headquarters Al Shuwaikh, Al Asimah
Circulation 48,000 (2001)
OCLC number 7442756
Website Arab Times

Arab Times is the first English-language newspaper published in independent Kuwait.[1]


The Arab Times was started in 1977[2] by Dar Al-Seyassah as a weekly publication, and was soon transferred into a daily newspaper, playing a remarkable role in Kuwait and the Persian Gulf area. The paper is based in Al Shuwaikh.[1] Its 2001 circulation was reported by the paper to be 48,000.[2]

The editor-in-chief of the daily is Ahmed Al-Jarallah.

See also[edit]

List of newspapers in Kuwait


  1. ^ a b "Arab Times". World Cat. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Kuwait Press". Press Reference. Retrieved 15 September 2013.