Kuwaiti diplomat underlines importance of strengthening Kuwaiti-African ties

CAIRO, Kuwait’s Assistant Foreign Minister for African Affairs Ambassador Hamad Al-Mashaan stressed the importance of boosting Kuwaiti-African ties at all levels, especially political and economic ones.

Speaking to KUNA, Al-Mashaan said that he would arrive in Ivory Coast tomorrow, starting a tour that will also include Gabon and Equatorial Guinea.

The visit to each of the three countries comes within the framework of activating the memorandums of political consultations, signed between Kuwait and the countries concerned, in addition to discussing aspects of cooperation and coordination of roles in international forums, he explained.

The tour aims at reviewing the leading role played by the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED) in Africa, as well as the investment opportunities available in each country, he added.

Source: Kuwait News Agency