Kuwaiti parliament speaker arrives in UAE
Kuwait's National Assembly Speaker Ali Al-Rashid
ABU DHABI, Jan 27-- Kuwait's National Assembly Speaker Ali Al-Rashed, arrived at the United Arab Emirates Sunday accompanied by a parliamentary delegation on an official three-day visit.
The Kuwaiti delegation was received at Abu Dhabi International Airport by Speaker of the Federal National Council Mohammad Al-Murr, Kuwaiti Ambassador to the UAE Salah Al-Baijan, a host of UAE lawmakers and Kuwaiti diplomats.
Upon his arrival, Al-Rashid said that the visit is meant to develop bilateral parliamentary relations as well as coordinating stances on different issues of common concern.
Al-Rashid also congratulated the UAE national football team on its recent winning of the 21st Gulf Cup of Nations, held in Bahrain.
The delegation, in addition to Al-Rashid, included six Kuwaiti lawmakers along with National Assembly Secretary General Allam Al-Kandari.