Central Bank rejects opening of Irani and Iraqi banks in Kuwait

According to Al-Rai newspaper, the Central of Bank of Kuwait has declined the applications of 5 Irani banks and one Iraqi bank to open up branches in Kuwait. The paper concludes that the most likely reason for rejection is the political instability in both countries, and how that would negatively affect local customers’ fortunes and monies in mentioned banks.

All I care about is thank god we’re not going into Arabian la2 Persian la2 Arabian la2 Persian Gulf dilemma again.


Top 10 songs of July

A short 3 minute medley of July’s top 10 hits, have fun!

Toy Story 3 is the top grossing animated movie ever

Toy Story 3 has become the world’s top grossing animated movie ever, with total revenue of $ 920 Million. It beat Shrek 2, Finding Nemo, and the Lion King. BTW, Toy Story 3 is also Disney’s 4th most top movie, after 2 installments of Pirates of the Caribbean and Alice in Wonderland.

Star Wars finally coming to Blue-Ray

To all you hard core Blue-Ray DVD fans out there, Star Wars will finally be released in Blue-Ray DVD form. All 6 episodes, from both the Original trilogy and the prequel trilogy, will be available in a single box set.

You will have to wait a while for them, they won’t be released till fall of next year towards the end of 2011. You can get in line by pre-ordering them from amazon. The Star Wars boxed set will have bonus material, like deleted scenes from the original trilogy. Can’t wait!!