Minister of Al- Diwan Al – Amiri of the State of Kuwait in Bhutan
The Minister of AlDiwan Al-Amiri of the State of Kuwait, Mr. Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber AlSabah, is on a visit to Bhutan arrived in the kingdom last Thursday at the invitation of the Royal Government of Bhutan.
The minister was received at Paro International Airport by HRH Dasho Jigyel Ugyen Wangchuck and the senior government officials.
During his stay in the country the minister received an audience by His Majesty the King last Friday and will also be meeting Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay. He will leave the country on August 18.
The visit of Mr. Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah to Bhutan is in keeping with the tradition of exchanging high-level visits between the two countries.
His Majesty the King visited Kuwait in February 2011 to attend the 50th anniversary of Kuwait’s independence at the invitation of His Highness Amir Sabah Al- Ahmed Al- Jaber Al Sabah of the State of Kuwait.
Diplomatic relations between Bhutan and the State of Kuwait was established on 23rdMay, 1983. Bhutan established a resident Embassy in Kuwait in May 1983, while Kuwait established its embassy in Thimphu on 29th December 2010. Bhutan and Kuwait maintain very close and friendly relations.