Posted on January 27, 2013

In celebration of twenty years of diplomatic relations, Katara, the Cultural Village welcomed His Excellency Azamat Berdibay, Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Qatar. Dr. Khalid bin Ibrahim Al Sulaiti, General Manager of Katara greeted the Ambassador to discuss cultural ties between both countries in hope of hosting joint cultural events in the future.

Commemorating the long lasting relationship between the Republic of Kazakhstan and Qatar, the meeting addressed the opportunity of a joint collaboration between Katara and the Embassy of Kazakhstan to introduce a number of key cultural events in Katara. The alliance aims to introduce and promote Kazakhstani culture to the people of Qatar. 

Dr. Khalid bin Ibrahim Al Sulaiti, General Manager of Katara commented: “We are delighted to work in partnership with the Republic of Kazakhstan Embassy to host various cultural events that will promote Kazakhstani culture locally. This initiative allows us to celebrate and further build upon our strong relationship with Kazakhstan. Katara will showcase a number of events and exhibitions to commemorate twenty years of diplomatic relations.

 “This is another testimony of Katara’s commitment to promoting global cultures through hosting various cultural events,” he added.

The meeting was attended by Mr. Darwish Saleh Al Shibany, Manager of Marketing and International Relations and Acting Manager of Cultural Affairs, Katara, Mrs. Malika Mohamed Al Shraim, Manager of PR and Communications, Katara, and Mr. Omar Ali Al Mannai, General Manager’s Office Manager, Katara.