Gallery in 2016

[7 December 2016] : Amiri Diwan Minister Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received president of Al-Multaqa Prize for short story Taleb Al-Refai, on Wednesday.
Al-Refai was accompanied by professors of the American University of Kuwait (AUK) Dr. Rawda Awwad and Amal Al-Binali who introduced the judging panel of the prize and its winners. Al-Multaqa Prize is an annual prize founded by AUK that focuses on Arabic short story; its objective is to encourage creativity in Arab fiction and highlight the achievements of the Arab narrative. [4 December 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received on Sunday the Chinese Ambassador to Kuwait Wang Di, where the two discussed issues of mutual concern. Elsewhere, the Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs also received South Sudan's Ambassador to the country Barmina Rayak, as talks centered on strategies to enhance bilateral ties. [14 November 2016] : Amiri Diwan Affairs Minister Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received on Monday Arab Planning Institute Director General Dr. Bader Malallah and members of the board. Sheikh Nasser welcomed the delegation and underlined the importance of the institute and its role in boosting development and support to Arab countries. [6 November 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received on Sunday Russian Ambassador to Kuwait Alexey Solomatin. During the meeting, they tackled issues of common interest between the two nations. [3 November 2016] : Amiri Diwan Affairs Minister Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received Thursday the outgoing Iraqi Ambassador to Kuwait Mohammed Hussain Ali Bahr Al-Uloom. Sheikh Nasser Al-Sabah also met with governor of the capital district Thabit Al-Mhanna. [23 October 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah met with Palestinian Ambassador to Kuwait Rami Tahboub on Sunday. During the meeting, they exchanged friendly views on relations between Kuwait and Palestine. [12 October 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received U.S. Ambassador to Kuwait Lawrence R. Silverman where they discussed issues of common interest. [10 October 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received on Monday CEO of Turquoise Mountain Foundation Shoshana Stewart and executive director Scott Liddle.
During the meeting, the two sides discussed some topics of mutual interest. [21 August 2016] : Minister of the Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received separately Sunday Russian Ambassador to Kuwait Alexi Solomatin and Algerian Ambassador to Kuwait Abdulhamid Abdawai. The Minister also received Uzbek Ambassador to Kuwait Bakhromjon Aloev. During the meetings, they discussed bilateral relations and issues of common interests. [16 August 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received Tuesday the new German Ambassador Karlfried Bergner, disccusing issues of common interst and bilateral relations between the two countries. [14 August 2016] : Minister of the Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received on Sunday Governor of Basra Dr. Majed Al-Nasrawi and his accompanying delegation. The two sides discussed issues of common concern for the two friendly countries. The meeting was attended by Al-Assima (Kuwait City) Governor Thabet Al-Muhanna and the State of Kuwait General Consul in Basra, Ambassador Yousef Al-Sabbagh. [7 August 2016] : Minister of the Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah hosted on Sunday the adviser of the Kuwait Foundation for Advancement of Sciences Dr. Mohammad Hassan Al-Attar, accompanied by the director of KFAS' development program, Dr. Bassam Abdulkarim Al-Feili. [3 July 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received on Sunday, General Manager of the Direct Aid Society Dr. Abdullah Abdulrahman Al-Sumait and head of Al-Amal Medical Team, Dr. Hisham Burizq. The meeting tackled the humanitarian and Islamic projects carried out by the society in Africa. [29 June 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received, Wednesday, Education Ministry Undersecretary Dr. Haytham Al-Athari. Dr. Al-Athari was accompanied by the Ministry's Assistant Undersecretary for facilities and planning Dr. Khaled Al-Rashid and director of education development Dr. Sabeeh Al-Mukaizeem. [24 June 2016] : Minister of the Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received Friday member of Al-Azhar's supreme scholars' council and former of head of Al-Azhar University Dr. Ahmad Omar Hashim and his accompanying delegation. The talks between the two sides touched on issues of mutual interest. [16 June 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received, Thursday, Djibouti's Ambassador to Kuwait Mohammed Ali Momen. He also received Algerian Ambassador to Kuwait Algerian Ambassador to Kuwait Abdulhamid Abdawi. The meetings discussed issues of common and promotion of ties. [24 May 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received Tuesday, the Board of Directors of Direct Aid Society member Fahd Abdulaziz Al-Hasawi accompanied by members of the seventh HOPE surgical medical camp, held in the Republic of Sudan during 13-20 May. The Medical Camp which includes a group of doctors and consultants from several disciplines to conduct surgeries and free medical services to the people of Khartoum and Om durman. Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs welcomed the efforts of the medical team and praised the humanitarian mission carried out. [18 May 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received on Wednesday, head of Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR) Dr. Sameera Al-Sayed Omar. Furthermore, Sheikh Nasser met with Joury Mohammed Saad Al-Azmi, a student who achieved first place in the Arabic Reading Competition. He also met with student Nasser Issa Al-Jimaz, who has won the silver award of the 44th International Exhibition of Inventions in Geneva (2016) for innovations in the field of environment protection. [26 April 2016] : Minister of the Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received on Tuesday members of (Kuwait Needs You) voluntary campaign Raad Al-Issa, Thuraya Al-Issa and Hamad Al-Bader. He also separately received President of Kuwait Trade Union Federation Salem Al-Ajmi, escorted by Vice President Suhail Al-Otaibi, Secretary General Farraj Al-Aradah and Trustee General Faleh Al-Azmi. [25 April 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received, on Monday, Jahra Governor Fahad Al-Amir, who was accompanied by senior delegates from his Governorate. During the meeting, they exchanged friendly conversations and discussed issues of common issues. Sheikh Nasser Al-Sabah expressed his appreciation to the people of Jarah in taking part in the development of the country. [30 March 2016] : Minister of the Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received on Wednesday Deputy National Assembly Speaker Mubarak Al-Khurainej. The minister received, separately, the State of Kuwait Consul in Guangzhou, China, Malek Al-Wazzan. [16 March 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received director of the Global Center for Economic Development Studies at Harvard University Professor Ricardo Hausmann. During the meeting, both parties exchange views and discuss opportunities for fruitful cooperation in the field of economic development with global centers. The meeting was attended by Assistant Secretary-General of the Supreme Council for Planning Iman al-Mutairi and Sheikh Abdullah Fahad Saad Al-Sabah and Fiddah Almeili. [29 February 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received on Monday Ambassador of Tajikistan to Kuwait Zubaydullo Zubaydov. The two sides discussed issues of common concern. [17 February 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Naser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received on Wednesday Ambassador of Palestine to Kuwait Rami Tahboub. The two sides discussed cordial talks and issues of common interest. [15 February 2016] : Amiri Diwan Affairs Minister Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received on Monday the People's Republic of China Ambassador to Kuwait Cui Jianchun. The two sides tackled issues of mutual concern. The meeting was attended by Member of the Higher Council for Planning Dr. Khaled Eid Al-Nassar. [2 February 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs and Honorary Chairman of Kuwait Society for Formative Arts Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received on Tuesday, the society's Chairman Abdulrasool Salman. The Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs also received members of the society, who had just participated in the Kuwait Festival for Formative Creativity, where a plethora of artists took part in the tenth round of the festival. Salman bestowed upon the winners the prestigious His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Sheikha Salwa Al-Sabah and Sheikha Futooh Al-Sabah prizes. Sheikh Nasser wished the winners the best in their future endeavors. [25 January 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received, on Tuesday, Japan's Ambassador to Kuwait Takashi Ashiki, where they discussed issues of common interest.
The meeting was attended by His Highness Prime Minister's Diwan Advisor Sheikh Salem Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah. [24 January 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received on Sunday China's Ambassador to Kuwait Wang Di, discussing bilateral relations and issues of mutual concern.
Kuwait's Ambassador to Beijing Mohammad Salah Al-Thuwaikh was present at the meeting.
[24 January 2016] : Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah received on Sunday China's Ambassador to Kuwait Wang Di, discussing bilateral relations and issues of mutual concern. Kuwait's Ambassador to Beijing Mohammad Salah Al-Thuwaikh was present at the meeting.
عربي French