HM hosts dinner for Kuwait Emir

MUSCAT: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos hosted at Al Alam Palace on Monday evening an official dinner in honour of Shaikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jabir al Sabah, Emir of the State of Kuwait, and his delegation on the occasion of his visit to the Sultanate. The dinner was attended by a number of their Highness, the chairman of Majlis Ash’shura, ministers, advisers, commanders of the Sultan’s Armed Forces, Royal Oman Police, some members of the State Council, members of Majlis Ash’shura, under-secretaries, accredited members of the diplomatic corps to the Sultanate, ambassadors at the Foreign Ministry, shaikhs and dignitaries in the Governorate of Muscat, and a number of senior military officers. Before the dinner, His Majesty the Sultan conferred on the Emir of Kuwait Al Said Order, one of the most prestigious Omani orders. His Majesty also presented the guest a memento; an Omani sword. Shaikh Sabah presented to His Majesty the Sultan a memento; a historic copy of the book titled Biography of Omani Renowned Figures (Tuhfat al Aayan in Seerat Ahal Oman). — ONA