Tourism Faculty for S-E University
The Kuwait Fund has agreed to set up a Tourism and Hotel Management
Faculty at the South Eastern University. This follows a discussion with
the representatives of the Kuwait Fund by a Sri Lankan delegation led by
Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) Leader and Minister of Justice Rauff
Hakeem which has been to Kuwait on an official visit.
The delegation consisted of Sri Lanka Muslim Congress Chairman and
Parliamentarian Faisal Kasim, Youth Congress Organiser and Eastern
Provincial Council Member A.L.M. Jameel and SLMC Deputy Leader Hafiz
Director General Abdul Wahab Al-Badr and Director for Asian Region
Waleed Al-Haider represented the Kuwait Fund.
Both sides discussed in depth the feasibilities of developing the
South Eastern University, Jameel said.
The Kuwait Fund has allocated $ 1,000 million under the first phase
and $ 1,000 million under the second phase to develop infrastructure
facilities in the Eastern Province.
The Kuwait Fund on the request of Minister Hakeem will take steps to
set up a Tourism and Hotel Management Faculty in the South Eastern
University, according to Jameel.