KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received the visiting Yemeni President Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi and his accompanying delegation, at Bayan Palace yesterday. His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah was present at the meeting.
After the reception, official talks were held between the two sides. The Kuwaiti side was chaired by His Highness the Amir, His Highness the Crown Prince, His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah and senior state’s officials. The Yemeni side, meanwhile, was chaired by the Yemeni President and his senior officials.
The talks shed light on the latest developments in Yemen and stressed the importance of supporting the country’s legitimacy, security and stability. The talks also tackled promoting bilateral ties in all domains. Later, His Highness the Amir held a lunch banquet on the honor of the visiting Yemeni President and his accompanying delegation.
President Hadi accompanied by senior officials arrived to Kuwait yesterday starting a two-day official visit. He was welcomed at the airport by His Highness the Amir, His Highness the Crown Prince, His Highness the Prime Minister, Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled, Deputy Premier and Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah and Deputy Premier and Defense Minister Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah.
The eminent guests are accommodated by an honorary mission headed by the Amiri Diwan Advisor, Khaled Al-Flaij. President Hadi is accompanied by Deputy Premier and Foreign Minister Abdulmalak Al-Mekhlafi, Finance Minister Munser Al-Quaiti and other ranking officials.
Later, the visiting Yemeni President received National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanem, His Highness Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak, Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled, Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah and Sheikh Mohammad Al-Khaled at the guests’ residency section at Bayan Palace.
Earlier yesterday, His Highness the Amir received His Highness the Crown Prince, His Highness the Prime Minister and His Highness Sheikh Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah. Meanwhile, His Highness the Crown Prince received His Highness the Prime Minister, as well as Deputy Chairman of the Ruling Family Affairs, Dr Ibrahim Al-Duaij Al-Sabah.
In other news, His Highness the Amir will patronize and attend today the 2014-2015 graduation ceremony for outstanding students of the Public Authority for Applied Education and Training (PAAET) at the College of Basic Education Theater in Al-Ardiya. Meanwhile, the opening ceremony of the Second Conference for Business Schools of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Universities, organized by the Collage of Business Administration (CBA) at Kuwait University, will be held this morning under the patronage of His Highness the Crown Prince. Minister of Education Dr Bader Hamad Al-Essa is set to represent His highness the Crown Prince at the event, to be convened at the Conference Center at Shuwaikh Campus. – KUNA