Press release

15 November, 2018

Flooding in Kuwait

Update: Situation in Kuwait returned to normal on Saturday the 18th/11. No incidents were reported for Inchcape staff, property or their families.


Kuwait has received continuous rainfall since yesterday evening 14th/11, causing floods in many areas. All government offices, ports, customs, ministries and many private companies were closed yesterday the 14th/11 and will remain closed today the 15th/11.  Kuwait airport has shut down operations and flights are being diverted according to the latest news.

Inchcape Kuwait / KMMC office will remain closed today 15th/11 as a safety precaution. The Inchcape HSSE team along with department heads are monitoring the situation and will provide more information as it becomes available.