President Armen Sarkissian will conduct an official visit to the State of Qatar
YEREVAN, NOVEMBER 16, ARMENPRESS. President Armen Sarkissian and his spouse Mrs. Nouneh Sarkissian will conduct an official visit to the State of Qatar, the Presidential Office told Armenpress.
The official welcoming ceremony for the President of Armenia will take place at the Diwan of the Emir of Qatar and will be followed by the meeting between President Armen Sarkissian and the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani. President Sarkissian will meet also with the father of the Emir, Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, Prime Minister of Qatar, Minister of Internal Affairs Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani and with the representatives of the business circles of Qatar. The President of Armenia is also planning to visit the Museum of Islamic Art.
In the capital city of Doha, President Sarkissian will visit the Embassy of the Republic of Armenia to the State of Qatar and will meet with the representatives of the Armenian community.
One of the practical results of the previous meetings of the President of Armenia and the Emir of Qatar is the opening of the Embassy of Armenia in the State of Qatar which became possible through the keen assistance of the Emir and the Government of Qatar as a sign of respect toward Armenia and the Armenian people.
During his visit, President Armen Sarkissian will participate also to the prestigious World Innovation Summit for Education held in Doha and will make a statement. The World Innovation Summit for Education is an international initiative aimed at transforming education through innovation. It was established by the Qatar Foundation. The Summit is attended by the state and private sector representatives from over 100 countries.