EMIR MEETS STRAW: HH the Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani meeting leader of the British House of Commons Jack Straw.
A number of dignitaries taking part in the seventh Doha Forum on Democracy, Development and Free Trade were received by the Emir yesterday. Topics tabled for discussion at the forum were reviewed during the meetings. Also yesterday, the Emir received verbal messages from a number of leaders. The messages, dealing with bilateral relations and ways to enhance them, were conveyed by officials whom the Emir received at the Ritz-Carlton hotel.