Mubasher: The total amounts withdrawn from Kuwait’s general reserve during the last five years reached KWD 42.788 billion, minister of state for economic affairs Mariam Al-Aqeal said, according to Al Rai newspaper. The highest withdrawal rate, amounted to KWD 12.793 billion, was registered in the fiscal year 2015/2016, while the lowest rate, amounted to KWD 10.911 billion, was recorded in FY2014/2015, Al-Aqeal added. The minister revealed that Kuwait’s general reserve reached KWD 20.645 billion at the end of September 2019. Amounts withdrawn from general reserve to cover budget deficit registered KWD 14.868 billion in four years, Al-Aqeal noted. Source: Mubasher All Rights Reserved - Mubasher Info © 2005 - 2019 Provided by SyndiGate Media Inc. (Syndigate.info). Disclaimer: The content of this article is syndicated or provided to this website from an external third party provider. We are not responsible for, and do not control, such external websites, entities, applications or media publishers. The body of the text is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis and has not been edited in any way. Neither we nor our affiliates guarantee the accuracy of or endorse the views or opinions expressed in this article. Read our full disclaimer policy here.