KUWAIT, Feb 13 (KUNA) -- Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Anas Al-Saleh said on Tuesday that Kuwait's hosting of the International Conference for the Reconstruction of Iraq (KICRI) comes under the directives of His Highness the Amir and his keenness to build a better future, achieve security and prosperity for Kuwait and Iraq.
This came in a statement issued by Al-Saleh's office after receiving the World Bank Vice President for the Middle East and North Africa Hafez Ghanem and his accompanying delegation.
The World Bank delegation is participating and attending KICRI, which will be inaugurated tomorrow by His Highness the Amir.
During their meeting, Al-Saleh and the World Bank official discussed preparations for this conference as well as the World Bank developments projects. (end)