Algiers, September 11 (QNA) – Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Tuesday received a verbal message from HH the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani on bilateral ties between the two countries and means of enhancing and developing them.
The message was delivered by HE the Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabor Al Thani as President Bouteflika met him on Tuesday.
At the outset of the meeting, HE the Premier and Foreign Minister conveyed to President Bouteflika the greetings of HH Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani and HH the Heir Apparent Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, and their wishes of health and success and stability, progress and prosperity to the people of Algeria.
For his part, the Algerian president asked HE the Premier and Foreign Minister to convey sincere wishes to HH the Emir and HH the Heir Apparent, and wished the government and the people of Qatar more growth and development.
The meeting was attended by members of the delegation accompanying HE the prime minister and foreign minister. The Algerian President held a luncheon in honor of HE the Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, and Their Excellencies members of the accompanying delegation. (QNA)