The Bhutanese Ambassador to Kuwait H.E. Tshering Gyaltshen Penjor hosted a reception at the Crowne Plaza Hotel on Thursday, 15 December on the occasion of the National Day of Bhutan. Members of the diplomatic corps, Kuwaiti officials, dignitaries and media personnel attended the function. His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sent on Saturday, 17 December a cable to King of Bhutan Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, congratulating him on his country's National Day.
His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah and His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah sent similar cables, reiterating the best wishes from Kuwait to the country of Bhutan.