H. E. Mr. Khaled Al-Roudan
Minister of Commerce and Industry
Born in 25 May 1978. He holds a BA in Business Administration, specialized in financing and financial entities from Kuwait University. He carried out many government strategies in commerce and industry; with an outstanding achievement in registering trading companies, developing small and medium enterprises, and establishing Kuwait Business Center (The single-window system). While acting as a Minister, he worked on improving Boursa Kuwait to be classified as an emerging market by FTSE Russell for 2017. He contributed to proposing the new sports law which resulted in restarting Kuwait football activities once again by FIFA after a termination that lasted for two years. He was also the vice chairman of the higher organizing committee of the 23rd Arabian Gulf Cup held in Kuwait. He was rehired as the Minister of Commerce and Industry and the Minister of State for Youth Affairs in December 2017.
- OPENING CEREMONY
12 November 2018 9:00 AM