Canadians celebrate holiday season
Canadians in Kuwait, CiK enthralled the members and guest of it organization by holding a grand event to celebrate this holiday season. CiK is a social networking organization for Canadian expat community in Kuwait. CiK shares Canadian culture with other expats communities in Kuwait, utilizing the talent and efforts of its members. CiK’s aim is to promote Canada’s national traditions and events in Kuwait. Many Events are held by CiK Executive Board on different occasions to make feel “Home away from home” as its tag line.
Ishtiaq Malik, CiK President welcomed dignitaries, members and guests on behalf of CiK. He thanked Ambassador of Canada - H.E. Martine Moreau, Australian Ambassador H.E. Warren Hauck and Deputy Chief of Mission at US Embassy Joey Hood for joining CiK event. Ambassador of Canada H.E. Martine Moreau addressed the audience by greetings Canadian community in Kuwait with season’s greetings and appreciated CiK for holding this event.
Australian Ambassador H.E. Warren Hauck addressed the gathering and wished season’s greetings. Deputy Chief of Mission at US Embassy Joey Hood in his speech also wished season’s greetings. Ishtiaq Malik thanked Chair - American Business Council Kuwait (ABCK) Dr. Juliet Dinkha and President - Association of the United States Army (AUSA) Kuwait Chapter - Dr. Rania Azmi for joining. CiK President gave a brief about past one year activities. The membership to CiK website is proven to be very informative with weekly news updates and is beneficial to its members.
Isthiaq Malik appreciated the CiK Executive Board for their relentless efforts, energy and enthusiasm towards CiK. Reza Mehrabi, Managing Finance, MOE, Events planner, Moly Hinh, Membership, Christophe Holdrinet, Jolanta Dziadkowiec, Zeze Dotseth and volunteer Angelina Lantaca. Special thanks to Tanya and Fahreen Dawood for the entertainment, Milton Dana and Rowena Tinio with her group to support CiK. Thanks to CiK Sponsors for their generous support to make event successful.
The Bridge Co, Fouad Rouh and Dana Majthob, Auto PRO Software Solutions, Richard Kelly and Soraya Bendimerad, EBLA Computer Consultancy, Hilal Arnaoot, MJW General Trading & Contracting Co, Reza Mehrabi, Royal Digital Computer Center, Dr. Abdul Malik and Marafie Kuwaitia, Shahid Islam, Qazi Fakhrul Alam, Sudarshan Bhandarkar. Thanks to Charbel Abi Nader and Martin from Holiday Inn Hotel - Salmiya for their hospitality and organizing this event. Canadian Community in Kuwait enjoyed the holiday seasons party with their families and friends.