Press release

Newly accredited Kuwaiti Ambassador calls on Principal Secretary of Foreign Affairs

July 9, 2019

The newly accredited Ambassador of the State of Kuwait, H.E. Mr. Mubarak Mohammed Alsehaijan met the Principal Secretary of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Marina Confait today at Maison Quéau de Quinssy.

Dr. Confait congratulated Ambassador Alsehaijan on his appointment in saying “Your Excellency, I wish to extend a warm welcome to you and extend my most sincere congratulations upon your appointment as the first accredited Ambassador of the State of Kuwait to the Republic of Seychelles”.

During the meeting, Ambassador Mubarak Mohammed Alsehaijan re-assured Seychelles that, “as a brother, Kuwait is devoted to further deepen the good ties that have existed between our countries”.

Dr. Confait also stressed that “Seychelles is appreciative of the support extended through the ‘Kuwait Fund for African Development’, under which 5 major projects were financed”.

Both Ambassador Alsehaijan and Dr. Confait further discussed enhancing cooperation in various sectors, namely the Blue Economy, renewable energy, fisheries, tourism among others.

The State of Kuwait and Seychelles established diplomatic relations on July 11, 1988.