Chief of the Cabinet Secretariat meets Kuwaiti Ambassador

2020-10-21 15:53:43

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. Chief of the Cabinet Secretariat of the Government L.Oyun-Erdene, as a head of the Mongolia-Kuwait Intergovernmental Commission, received Ambassador of Kuwait to Mongolia Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi on October 20. 

At the beginning of the meeting, Mr. Oyun-Erdene expressed deepest condolences on the passing of His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah on September 29. As Kuwait’s 15th emir, His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah made a valuable contribution to the development of relations and cooperation between two countries, emphasized Mr. Oyun-Erdene. He also wished to the 16th Emir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah success for his future endeavors and expressed hope for further cooperation.  
The meeting mostly focused on cooperation between the two governments over the next four years. In his speech, Mr. Oyun-Erdene noted that the projects being implemented in Mongolia with the loans and grants of the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development are running successfully.

Construction work of the National Burn Center with non-refundable assistance of the Kuwait Fund is now running at 95 percent and is expected to complete this December. In addition, the project on modernizing Undurkhaan Airport is progressing according to the plan.

This year marks the 45th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between the two countries, but many of the planned joint activities have been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Nevertheless, the parties agreed to work actively further at the government level to make the planned activities actual works.