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Kuwait Yacht Show 2017 with new venue


The Kuwait Yacht Show is a solid fixture on the calendar of the region’s annual shows, and returns for 2017 with a new end-March date.

28th till 31st March at Marsa Al Kout, Fahaheel

A private initiative by PH7 Group, it has nonetheless secured enthusiastic support from the states Ministry of Commerce and Industry – a sure sign of the value Kuwait places on the marine economy, and an official acknowledgment of the value this now well-established yacht show has imbued on the international image of the nation.

About The Venue

For 2017, the KYS move to a new home – Marsa Al Kout Marina, at Fahaheel. Here, you will experience the largest landmark and lifestyle destination in Kuwait. Stretched over 1.6 km of pristine beachfront, the new Al Kout features a variety of experiences blended into one truly great place.


One of the finest waterfront developments in Kuwait and a lifestyle destination of choice, the venue embodies the essence of Kuwaiti cultural and social life. Explore Al Kout Mall with its expansive mallways that open into triple atria, stroll through the vibrant hub of community at Souq Al Kout, and be captivated by Nag’at Al Kout, the traditional fishing wharf where fishermen ply their trade in timeless tradition.

The 5-star Al Manshar Rotana is a cultural reference of modern Arabian society while Sahel Al Kout, the pristine beachfront, offers open views of the Arabian Gulf and blends with the state-of-the-art luxurious yacht club, Marsa Al Kout, and its top-level marina facilities for over 150 boats.

Quick Facts about Kuwait

Kuwait has the world’s fifth largest proven oil reserves.
Kuwait has the third highest density of millionaires in the world.
Kuwait is the second most free economy in the Middle East.
Kuwait has 15,000* registered leisure boats (*last counted in 2012).
Kuwait currency is the highest valued currency unit in the world.
Kuwait is the Arab world’s largest foreign investor, with $8.4 billion in Foreign Direct Investments.

Kuwaitis are well known for their hospitality and generosity. So expect to be treated well when visiting Kuwait.

Kuwait Yacht Show
Kuwait is one of the largest leisure boating markets in the Gulf. According to figures from the Kuwaiti Government, there are now an estimated 15,000 registered leisure boats.
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Norberto Moreau is publisher and Co-Founder of the group Allied Management Ltd (Hong Kong, London, Valencia). The group has a network with associates in Yachting, Properties and Online Services.