Time: 8:18 PM
Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos commended
on Friday His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah's role
in maintaining the region's stability and efforts to achieve peace amongst
This came during a meeting held between Pavlopoulos and Kuwait's Minister
of Finance Nayef Al-Hajraf in Athens on the sidelines of the first session of
the Kuwait-Greece ministerial committee for economic and technical
cooperation, Kuwait's Ministry of Finance said in a statement.
The Greek leader also praised Kuwait's pioneering and outstanding role in
humanitarian action, the statement added.
Meanwhile, Al-Hajraf said Kuwait and Greece have distinguished historical
and diplomatic ties tracing back to 1964.
He expressed his delight for the meeting of the ministerial committee in
Athens, hoping that it would make positive and distinguished results to serve
the common interest of the two friendly countries in economic and investment
During the meeting, Al-Hajraf conveyed greetings of His Highness the Amir
Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh
Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah and His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh
Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah to the Greek President, the statement
The meeting was attended by Kuwait's Ambassador to Greece Saud Al-Dowaish
and Assistant Undersecretary for Economic Affairs at the Ministry of Finance
Nabil Al-Abdul Jalil.