Kuwait's Emir to attend Sharm El-Sheikh economic conference in March

Ahram Online , Wednesday 11 Feb 2015

The Kuwaiti ambassador in Cairo delivers a personal message from the Kuwaiti head of State to president Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi on Wednesday

Al-Sisi and Al-Jaber Al-Sabah
Al-Sisi during his meeting with Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Al-Jaber Al-Sabah (Photo: Ahmed Fouad)

Kuwait's Emir Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah is going to attend the upcoming Economic Development Conference planned for next March in Sharm El-Sheikh, the Egyptian presidency announced on Wednesday.

Early Wednesday, President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi received the Kuwaiti ambassador Salem Ghassab in Cairo who delivered a personal message from Kuwait's Emir informing him he would personally attend the conference. 

The Egyptian presidency's spokesperson, Alaa Youssef, said in a media statement that the Emir's attendance was to show appreciation to Egypt and its people. 

Kuwait has been supporting Egypt politically and financially after the ouster of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi in July 2013.


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