Kuwaiti Female Well-achievers In Sri Lanka Capital, Visit Sites
Category: International
Immigrate to Canada or Australia
Study In Abroad

The group of “Be Among the Excellent” female well-achievers journey, organized by Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED), have arrived in Sri Lanka’s capital Colombo and already visited some of the nation’s inconic sites.

Excursion of the high school female students is a part of an annual cultural program, organized by KFAED.

They started their journey by touring prominent tourist attractions and enjoying shopping in the city, as well as visiting the Old Parliament, Independent Square, the mini White House, besides many other interesting places in Colombo.

The students expressed their happiness and excitement for discovering Sri Lanka’s attractions and culture, and for being briefed on projects funded by KFAED there. Student Manayer Al-Enezi told KUNA, “At first I hesitated to go on a trip to Sri Lanka, but later I changed my mind, as despite the simple life style, we were able to learn about many new cultures.” Meanwhile, student Nour Al- Dubaib told KUNA: “I really enjoyed our trip today in Colombo, as we visited many tourist attractions.”

The students are due to depart Colombo tomorrow, heading to Kandy, as they will visit elephants’ reserve, as well as viewing KFAED projects of renovated bridges, and other development projects in areas and villages there. They have also conducted other entertaining and cultural tours like visiting a Sri Lankan village and Royal Botanic Gardens.

Their visit to Sri Lanka will end by Jan 18. On Friday, the Kuwaiti expedition, “Be Among the Excellent,” embarked on a multi-station visit to Sri Lanka, as part of a program designed by Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED) to educate the youth about diverse cultures of nations and the Fund’s contributions and activities in those destinations. Sharifa Al-Sabah, a press official of the Fund and head of the delegation, told KUNA upon departure that Sri Lanka was chosen due to the nation’s solid ties with Kuwait through KFAED, as well as for the country’s geographical and cultural diversity.

KFAED has contributed to a number of key projects in Sri Lanka, she said, indicating that the 12 Kuwaiti female achievers would be acquainted during the visit with the country’s cultural landmarks and the Fund’s activities there. The delegation also includes Fatma Al-Tirkait from KFAED, as well as Manal Al-Mutairi and Sheikha Al-Kouh from the Ministry of Education. The Fund organizes annual exploratory and educational trips for 11th grade Kuwaiti students since 2010. Simultaneously with the expedition in Sri Lanka, top-grade Kuwaiti male students are visiting Tajikistan.



13 Jan, 2019 0 310
Posted Comments
Popular News
Procedures After Cancellation Of Kuwait Residence Permit What is the procedure to be followed after cancellation of Kuwait residence permit? Please let me know Name withheld Answer: After cancelling your residence permit you are given one month tempor... July 16, 2019 1 8831 Category: Legal
‘ Stop Recruitment Of A Large Number Of Expat Worker’s ‘ The Public Authority for Manpower (PAM) is not serious in correcting the lopsided population structure of the country, says MP Saleh Ashour. Ashour made the statement based on information he obtain... July 15, 2019 0 8195 Category: Kuwait
Expat Was Appointed In Senior Posts State Minister for Cabinet Affairs Anas Al-Saleh revealed that an expatriate was appointed in the General Secretariat of Cabinet and another in Kuwait Fire Service Directorate on short term basis from... July 15, 2019 1 4485 Category: Kuwait
Snakes in Kuwait are estimated to be at risk of extinction Snakes in Kuwait are estimated to be at risk of extinction with the unprecedented decline in their number due to the current deterioration of normal wildlife and loss of the animals they feed on, repo... July 17, 2019 0 3137 Category: Kuwait
An Arab Woman Who Saved The Life Of Indian Driver With Her Abaya Media reports about the brave and timely action of a young Emirati woman who saved an Indian truck driver who was on fire, by covering the victim with an abaya, have gone viral.  The blaze bro... July 14, 2019 0 2995 Category: International
Change In Designation Leads To Cancellation Of Driving License I took my licence 2 years back on engineer visa. After 1 year changed my company and they put designation as driver. When it was changed I went to Asma Muroor and unblocked it. But now again company i... July 15, 2019 2 2636 Category: Legal
How To Apply For Visit Visa Extension In Kuwait ? Many users requested us for the process of Visit Visa Extension, after speaking to few individuals we got info about the process, will try to explain as simple as possible, we don’t say this is ... July 17, 2019 1 1814 Category: Visit Visa
Kuwaiti Holds Domestic Helper Against Her Will An unidentified domestic helper has been referred to the deportation center and the Kuwaiti who allegedly held her captive against her will following a dispute between them has been arrested and refer... July 15, 2019 1 1139 Category: Crime News
More Strict Rules Expected To Examine Expatriates Degrees Coming period is expected to see further procedures to verify the authenticity of expats’ degrees in cooperation with professional societies as well as the higher education ministry, local media... July 16, 2019 1 1138 Category: Kuwait
IndiGo To Launch Mumbai-Kuwait Flight From August 5 Budget carrier IndiGo on Monday announced that it will start six new international flights connecting Delhi and Mumbai with cities in middle-eastern countries. The new flights would be on Delhi-Jed... July 16, 2019 1 886 Category: International
View All
Popular Offers
grand-hyper-offers in kuwait
Grand Hyper Offers
123-kd-offers in kuwait
1,2,3 Kd Offers
weekly-catalogue in kuwait
Weekly Catalogue
1-kd-half-kd-offers in kuwait
1 Kd Half Kd Offers
the-sultan-center-offers in kuwait
The Sultan Center Of...
Popular Events
16 Jul, 2019
Category : Sports & Fitness
16 Jul, 2019
Category : Film & Media
22 Jul, 2019
Category : Health
30 Jul, 2019
Category : Workshop