(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) Local: ====== KUWAIT -- For those brave souls who decided not to travel this summer, indoor sport clubs have been sanctuaries where many activities took place away from the scorching heat. (Photo-feature by Ahmad Sorour issued 09:36 a.m. local-time 06:36 GMT) KUWAIT -- A few days after bidding farewell to renowned Kuwaiti actor Abdulhussein Abdulredha, Kuwait suffered another loss within the arts and cultural domains with the passing away of Singer Hussein Jassem at age 73. (Issued at 10:30 a.m. local-time 07:30 GMT) Economic: ======== KUWAIT -- The World Bank (WB) is eager to partnership with Kuwait to help in the reconstruction of recently liberated areas in Iraq, said the World Bank's (WB) Country Manager in Kuwait Firas Raad on Thursday. (By Fawaz Karami issued at 09:47 a.m. local-time 06:47 GMT) International: ============== CAIRO -- Arab social and economic official hold a meeting in the Egyptian capital to discuss the developments within the pan-Arab customs union and the free trade zone agreement.
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