KUWAIT, 2nd May, 2016 (WAM) — The Kuwaiti Prime Minister, Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, is to travel tomorrow, Tuesday, to Bangladesh, on the first leg of an Asian tour that will also take him to Japan, South Korea and Vietnam.

The Kuwait News Agency, KUNA, said that Kuwait and the four Asian nations maintain close ties in all fields thanks to the frequent visit exchanges on all levels. “In its quest for sustainable economic development, the State of Kuwait seeks to benefit from the successful experiences of highly developed economies in Southeast Asia,” the statement said.

The agenda of the Kuwaiti Prime Minister’s official visit to Bangladesh includes political, economic, investment and educational issues.