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Minister for Sports Hails Sports Cooperation with Qatar

Updated : Monday, 22 January 2018, 09:45:17 AM
He has lauded the developments amidst the lift of ban of football in Kuwait.
By Vinila Elizabeth Varghese
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Kuwait City(IAMINKUWAIT): Kuwait’s Commerce and Industry Minister and State Youth Minister Khaled Al- Roudhan has praised the close cooperation with Gulf countries in the field of sports. He has lauded the developments amidst the lift of ban of football in Kuwait.

Bilateral relations with each of the six Gulf Cooperation Council countries have provided a boost to his countries sports development said while inaugurating an international youth football tournament. Cooperation with the GCC council will provide more boost to the Kuwait Sports Capabilities. The minister thanked the Qatar government in contributing to the lifting of the ban and noted the efforts which led to the breakthrough.

Kuwait has improved the sports laws and is currently working under appropriate groundwork and facilities for the sports persons. During his visit he met two of Kuwaits junior national teams , attending a training camp in Doha for the upcoming AFC Asian championships.

The minister also attended the launch of the Seventh Al-Kass International cup at the mega Qatari sports venue , where he cut the ribbon on the inauguration of the youth football tournament’s match opener between Real Madrid of Spain and Fenerbahce of Turkey .

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