Kuwait : Board Chairman and Director General of Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) Sheikh Mubarak Duaij Al-Ibrahim Al-Sabah received Director of Kyrgyz National News Agency (KABAR) Kubanichbek Tabaldiyev, at KUNA headquarters on Monday.
Sheikh Mubarak Al-Sabah, who is also the chairman of the Federation of Arab News Agencies (FANA), held talks with Tabaldiyev, who is on a two-day official visit to Kuwait at the invitation of KUNA.
During the meeting, the two sides discussed relations of cooperation between KUNA and KABAR as well as ways of enhancing media coverage to serve the mutual interest of both countries. They also signed a cooperation agreement between the two agencies on the exchange of news items, photographs, ideas, expertise, in addition to the exchange of visits and coordination in international media forums.
KUNA director general expressed pride in the agreement that reflects the desire of both sides to support media cooperation and benefit from the successful and distinct expertise and the development of news agencies. He also stressed KUNA’s keenness to cooperate with various international media institutions to achieve mutual interests.
After the meeting, Tabaldiyev conducted a tour of the KUNA headquarters, where he and his accompanying delegation were briefed on the role of the various departments and the new media services provided by the agency.