Manama, Jan. 15 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa received at Shaikh Hamad Palace today President of Seychelles Danny Faure and his accompanying delegation. They reviewed bilateral relations and cooperation mainly in the economic, trade and tourism fields.
HM the King expressed hope the visit of the Seychelles President will further boost relations between the two friendly countries.
Meanwhile, the Seychelles President expressed thanks and respect to HM the King for the gracious welcome and hospitality, voicing happiness about visiting the Kingdom of Bahrain and meeting him.
HM the King underlined keenness on consolidating relations of friendship with Seychelles for the common interest of both countries and peoples. He stressed the kingdom’s unwavering approach of boosting relations with other countries on the basis of mutual trust, understanding and respect. He also lauded the achievements of Seychelles under the leadership of President Danny Faure.
Both leaders emphasised keenness to bolster bilateral relations and cooperation and avail of the promising opportunities available in both countries.
The Seychelles President commended Bahrain’s humanitarian initiatives, under the leadership of HM the King, and its efforts to promote the values of tolerance and co-existence.
A number of agreements and memoranda of understanding will be signed between the two friendly countries.