Kazan, May 17 (BNA): Minister of Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments, Nawaf bin Muhammad Al-Maawda, conveyed the greetings of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince and Prime Minister, to the President of the State. To Rustam Minnikhanov of the Republic of Tatarstan, wishing him good health and the friendly people further progress, development and prosperity.
President Minnikhanov received the minister on the sidelines of his participation in the International Economic Forum “Russia – the Islamic World”, which was held in Kazan on May 17-21, in the presence of representatives of 72 countries.
The Minister of Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments praised the advanced level of bilateral relations for the benefit of the two friendly countries and peoples.
He stressed the importance of this conference, which aims to strengthen trade, scientific and cultural relations between the regions of the Russian Federation and the member states of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation.