Media Forum kicks off
KUWAIT: The Arab Media Forum kicked off yesterday under the auspices of Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah Al-Mubarak AlSabah. The activities of the forum include a variety of training courses for dealing with the media, technology and communication skills. Secretary-General of the Forum Madhi Al-Khamees said on the sidelines of the forum that was held at the Arab Planning Institute that this event comes to reiterate the Forum’s belief in the importance of the relationship between media, technology and communication and their differences. AlKhamees added that the program includes 200 trainees from the media, academics and specialists, whose lectures are given by 18 trainers in the areas of media, technology and communication.
KUALA LUMPUR: Kuwaiti Ambassador Musaed Saleh Al-Thuwaikh yesterday submitted his credentials to Philippines’ Foreign Secretary Perfecto Yasay. Yasay hailed the strong relations tying his country with Kuwait, wishing the new Kuwaiti diplomat success in his mission. AlThuwaikh expressed Kuwait’s willingness to enhance bilateral relations with the Philippines in various fields. —KUNA