Thursday, April 15, 2010
New Kuwaiti Ambassador presents credentials to President Nasheed
The new Kuwaiti Ambassador to the Maldives, Mr. Yaqoub Yousef Al-Ateeqi, has presented his Letter of Credentials to President Mohamed Nasheed at a function held this afternoon at the President’s Office.
After the presentation of credentials, the President and the Ambassador discussed bilateral relations between the two countries and ways to further strengthen these relations.
Speaking at the meeting, President Nasheed said the Maldives and Kuwait have very close historic relations, and two countries were good development partners. The President also conveyed his best wishes to the Emir of Kuwait.
Ambassador Al-Ateeqi assured the President of his commitment to further strengthen the existing relations between two countries.
Vice President Dr Mohamed Waheed and Special Envoy of the President Ibrahim Hussain Zaki were also present at the meeting.