KUWAIT TO ATTEND SECOND PIDF SUMMIT
Fiji’s Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates Robin Nair recently presented his credentials as Fiji’s first non-resident Ambassador to the State of Kuwait. Ambassador Nair presented the greetings of the President, His Excellency Ratu Epeli Nailatikau to to the Amir of the State of Kuwait, His Highness the Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah at the ceremony of credence. The Amir responded that “Kuwait is most interested in the development goals of Fiji and indeed those of all the other Pacific Small Islands Developing States. It recognized the leadership of Fiji in its region. Kuwait will continue to offer development assistance to Fiji and the region through the Kuwait Fund”, the Amir
told Ambassador Nair. Ambassador Nair thanked the Amir for Kuwait’s interest and support for the newly established Pacific Islands Development Forum. At earlier meetings with the Foreign Ministry, Ambassador Nair was informed that Kuwait will be sending a Special Envoy of the First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of the State of Kuwait to this year’s PIDF Meeting in June in Nadi and it will continue to support the development of the PIDF.
Ambassador Nair presents his credentials to the Amir of the State of Kuwait, His Highness the Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah