KUWAIT, – The upcoming 2016 elections represent a new chapter in Kuwait’s democratic history, Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs, Sheikh Salman Al-Sabah said.

Voicing optimism over the country’s future, in the next stage, in light of the parliamentary elections, slated for Nov 26, Sheikh Salman Al-Sabah said, “We seek Kuwait’s interest first and foremost.”

His remarks came, during his opening of the elections’ media centre, at Sheraton Hotel, earlier today, pointing out the great and quantum leap witnessed by the state on all levels.

He attributed such advancement to “political stability and cooperation among state institutions, as well as, having a positive outlook, in order to maintain our principles.”

The fully-equipped centre will provide logistical and technical services to some 120 media people, from all over the world.

A complete programme is set for local and visiting media personnel, including the holding of two seminars; on history of the elections in Kuwait and on Kuwait’s pioneering humanitarian action.

Media delegations are also scheduled to visit the National Assembly (parliament) building, as well as, visiting a number of elections’ headquarters, throughout the five constituencies, in order to familiarise them with the electoral process.

Source: Nam News Network