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The website illustrates the rapid expansion of trade in Kuwait and the region at that period of time, and its significance during the ottomans empire era (1902-1958)

It also gives an idea about the business families in Kuwait, Iraq, Bahrain, India, Pakistan, Iran, Arabstan and the rest of GCC countries. The website contains more than 80 families from Kuwait and foreign countries.

Moreover, the website shows banks, shipping agencies, insurance, customs, customs duties, ships and captains names (nokhitha) in the region back then. In addition, it includes price lists, different kinds of products and goods which were exported and imported from all over the world. Finally, the website shows the accounting system demonstrated by cheques, transfers, and letters of credit.