Established in 2005, Jazeera Airways is a scheduled passenger airline based in Kuwait and serving 19 regional destinations. In 2012, Jazeera Airways carried 1.2 million passengers and held the world record for on-time performance. Jazeera Airways was listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange in 2008.
Established in 1984, Gulf Engineering Company is a market leader in the construction and installation of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, fire fighting, and building automation equipment. The company also handles electrical work, and maintenance and facility management for large-scale commercial and public developments.
Established in 2002 through a landmark acquisition of a newspaper, Alrai Media Group publishes the Alrai Daily, a comprehensive newspaper that is rated by accredited research firms in Kuwait and the Gulf region. The Group also manages Alrai TV, the first licensed non-government-owned TV station in Kuwait, and sells advertising space through Alrai International for Marketing & Advertising (RIMA). Alrai Media Group was listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange in 2010.
Established in 2002, City Bus is Kuwait's first non-government-owned public transport service with a standing fleet of 552 vehicles. In 2012, City Bus provided over 40 million passenger journeys and closed the year with a 60% market share. City Bus is a subsidiary of City Group Company (CGC), which was established in 1977 and today operates three other fully owned subsidiaries, and they are: Boodai Aviation Agency, Boodai Aviation Company, and The Transport & Warehousing Real Estate Group Company. CGC was listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange in 1999.
Established in 1979, Jassim Transport & Stevedoring Company (JTC) was founded initially as an inland transportation company. Since then, the company has grown and diversified its operations to include Port Management, Contract Logistics, Power & Equipment Rental, Fuel Distribution and Warehousing. Today the company operates in Kuwait and four other countries in the Middle East.
Established in 1955, Boodai Trading Company (BTC) began by serving the growing oil-exploration industry. Today the company serves the Middle East’s leading construction companies and contractors. BTC sells heavy construction machinery through offices in Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Dubai, and Abu Dhabi in UAE, Qatar, and Oman.
Established in 2008, Sahaab Aircraft Leasing owns and leases a fleet of 13 Airbus A320s to first-rate passenger airlines around the world, such as Jazeera Airways, Virgin America, SriLankan Airlines, and Nas Air. The current fleet is part of a 15-aircraft order placed directly with the manufacturer. The company is a fully owned subsidiary of Jazeera Airways Group.
Established in 2004, Alrai TV is the first non-government-owned satellite TV channel to be based in Kuwait. Alrai TV has served audiences in Kuwait and the greater Gulf region, delivering family entertainment, news and investigative reporting, lifestyle programming, and sports coverage and analysis. Today, Alrai TV is among the most watched TV stations in Kuwait.
Established in 1984, Hilal Cement Company is Kuwait's third largest cement packaging and distribution companies in Kuwait, and operates one of the world’s largest floating terminals in the world. The company is ISO-9002 certified.
Established in 1995, Kuwait Application Service Provider (KASP) provides information technology services for Kuwait’s government and private institutions, including financial services companies. The company’s services include business intelligence, business process management, paperless office automation, enterprise resource planning and database management.
Established in 2009 to operate 'Galileo by Travelport' in Kuwait. With a marketshare of 45%, TTS utilizes Galileo software to book, pay, and issue tickets on more than 450 airlines, over 95,000 hotel properties, and close to 50 car rental companies across the globe.
Established in 1984, Boodai Aviation Group (BAG) is a market leader for travel, tours, and cargo services for individuals, corporations and governments. The Company is also the General Sales Agent (GSA) for Air China (since 1985), American Airlines (since 1986), Royal Brunei and Daallo Airlines (since 1994), Shaheen Air (since 1999), Air France (since 2004), and Austrian Airlines (since 2012).
Established in 1980, Boodai Constructions WLL is one of the leading contracting companies in Kuwait. The company is registered with The State of Kuwait's Central Tenders Committee as Grade I for constructions as well as for infrastructure and roadworks. The company has successfully executed several landmark projects both in the private and government sectors in Kuwait and in Lebanon.