#Prime Minister

Jacinda

Jacinda Ardern resigns as Prime Minister of New Zealand

Ardern was expected to seek a third term at this year’s general election

Anwar Ibrahim becomes Malaysia PM after decades of waiting

Anwar’s swearing in will be at 5pm local time

Rishi Sunak becomes new Prime Minister of United Kingdom

Rishi Sunak becomes UK’s first British Asian Prime Minister

He replaces Liz Truss, who resigned last week after serving just 45 days in office

Rishi Sunak announces his bid to be UK’s next Prime Minister

Sunak already has the support of over 100 Members of Parliament

Sheikh Ahmad Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah reappointed as Kuwait’s Prime Minister

The premier has been assigned to nominate members of the new cabinet

Saudi Crown Prince

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman named Prime Minister

The directive comes as part of a cabinet reshuffle

Kuwait prime minister

Kuwait names Sheikh Ahmed Nawaf as new prime minister

The prime minister is appointed by the ruling family and governments

Mario Draghi

Mario Draghi resigns as Italy’s Prime Minister

The government will continue as a caretaker to handle ongoing business

UAE President receives Indian Prime Minister

Narendra Modi offered his condolences to the UAE President and the people on the passing of Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan

UAE President Sheikh Mohamed meets Israeli Prime Minister

The two leaders discussed cooperation and development opportunities in various sectors

Kuwait

Kuwait cabinet resigns as parliament moves to oust premier

The prime minister had submitted his resignation letter to the country’s ruler

Sheikh Mohammed completes 15 years as head of UAE government

‘We did our best,’ says the UAE Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai

Kuwaiti Prime Minister receives Covid-19 vaccine; says ‘safe to use’

The vaccination campaign would continue across Kuwait for several months

Covid-19: Kuwait commences vaccination campaign; Prime Minister to receive first shot

The vaccine would arrive on a monthly basis in Kuwait for a period of a year

Bahraini Prime Minister passes away

Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa died at Mayo Clinic Hospital in the US

Mustapha Adib Lebanon

Lebanon picks ambassador Mustapha Adib as new prime minister

The previous government quit following the Beirut port explosions

TOPSHOT-LEBANON-BLAST

Lebanon premier quits with attack on elite as blast anger builds

Several ministers had already quit in the aftermath of the disaster