His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met, at his office in Al Bahr Palace, with a Kuwaiti delegation headed by Khalid Nasser al-Roudan, Minister of Commerce and Industry and Minister of State for Youth Affairs.
The delegation included Dr Hamoud Fulaiteh, Director General of the Public Authority for Sports, Sheikh Hamoud Mubarak al-Hamoud al-Sabah, Deputy Director General for Construction and Maintenance of the Public Authority for Sports, Sheikh Ahmad al -Yousuf, President of the Kuwaiti Football Federation, and Sheikh Fawaz Mishal al-Sabah, Deputy President of Kuwait Football Association, besides a number of senior Kuwaiti officials and sports figures.
At the outset of the meeting, the visiting minister conveyed the greetings of the Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah to His Highness the Emir, wishing him good health and happiness and the Qatari people more progress and prosperity.
The Emir entrusted the minister with the task of conveying his greetings to his brother the Emir of Kuwait, wishing him health and wellness and the brotherly people of Kuwait further development and progress.
The delegation expressed their sincere thanks and appreciation to the Emir for the support extended by Qatar to Kuwait in sports, which contributed to the lifting of the FIFA's suspension of Kuwait Football Association last month and Qatar's approval to move the 23rd Gulf Cup to Kuwait, as well as Qatar's great help to Kuwait to ensure the success of the most important sporting event in the Gulf Co-operation Council.
The meeting reviewed relations between the two countries in youth and sports.
It was attended by His Highness the Personal Representative of the Emir, Sheikh Jassim bin Hamad al-Thani.
Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah meeting in Kuwait City with Qatar's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs HE Dr Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah.
The Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah met on Sunday with Qatar's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs HE Dr Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah, on the occasion of his visit to Kuwait.
During the meeting, HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs conveyed the greetings of His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani to Sheikh Sabah and his wishes for the ties between the two countries further progress, and prosperity for the two brotherly peoples.
The Emir of Kuwait urged HE al-Attiyah to convey his greetings to the Emir.
Kuwaiti Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber al-Mubarak al-Sabah and First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence Sheikh Nasser Sabah al-Ahmad also met with Qatar's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs.
During the meeting, they reviewed relations between the two brotherly countries and means of boosting them.