His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received at Bayabn Palace Wednesday, in the presence of His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the visiting President of the United Mexican States Enrique Pena Nieto and the accompanying delegation.
After the reception, the official rounds of talks between the two countries began with the Kuwaiti side being presented by His Highness the Amir, His Highness the Crown Prince, His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, and other state officials while the Mexican side was represented by President Nieto and senior Mexican officials.
Deputy Minister of the Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Ali Jarrah Al-Sabah said in a statement that the meeting focused on booting relations between the two nations on all possible domains to serve the interest of the Kuwaiti and Mexican people. The talks also focused on issues of mutual interest.
Meanwhile, His Highness the Amir honored President Nieto with the Mubarak Al-Kabeer medal for his efforts in bolstering bilateral ties. President Nieto, on his part, awarded His Highness Sheikh Sabah with the Order of the Aztec Eagle medal. (end) gta