KUWAIT, Feb 19 (KUNA) -- Kuwaiti Minister of Information and Culture Hamad Rouheddine affirmed on Saturday the national celebrations this year have a special character that reflects the interest of the political leadership and government.
This came in a statement by the minister to KUNA after his visit to Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Cultural Center, accompanied by the Prime Minister, His Highness Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, to learn about the preparations for the celebration of national holidays.
The celebrations are being held under auspices of the Minister of Information and Culture, who launched a unique image of representing the Kuwaiti heritage by involving many popular groups of various kinds in the national activities.
The Kuwaiti celebrations during the era of the late Sheikh Sabah Ahmad Al-Jaber presented a beautiful Dar Al-Jamayel, "the Art of Al-Ardah."
The ceremony was attended by His Highness the Prime Minister and Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs and Acting Minister of Defense Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah, the Minister of Information and Culture and a number of state officials.(end)