Kuwaiti, Argentinian FMs mull boosting relations

Kuwait’s Deputy Premier and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al­Hamad Al­Sabah and visiting Argentinian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Worship Jorge Faurie held talks Tuesday over means to ameliorate bilateral cooperation in various domains. Following the meeting, a loan and a guaranteed loan agreements worth KD 15 million (USD 49.3 million) were signed to help finance water projects in Argentina’s Cordoba province.

The meeting and signing ceremony were attended by Deputy Foreign Minister Khaled Al­Jarallah, Assistant Foreign Minister and Office Director of the Foreign Minister Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Nasser Al­Mohammad AlSabah, Assistant Minister for Economic Affairs Amal Al­Hamad, Assistant Minister for Ceremonial Affairs Dhari Al­Ajran, Assistant Minister and Office Director of Deputy Foreign Minister Ayham Al­Omar, Assistant Minister for Affairs of the Americas Reem Al­Khaled and Ambassador to Argentina Abdullah Al­Ehaya.