France is an important destination for Kuwaiti investments abroad both on the government and private sector levels, Kuwait Ambassador to France Sammy Al-Suleiman said on Wednesday.
He stressed the importance of boosting bilateral ties between both nations in the economic and commercial fields. This came in remarks during the Ambassador's meeting with Chairman of the Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIP) Jean-Paul Vermes.
The Ambassador said that the commercial exchange was at around USD one billion in 2014, stressing that both nations were eager to boost the number.
Meanwhile, the Kuwaiti side is studying a number of new investments projects in France, the diplomat said. Al-Suleiman offered an official invitation for French companies to take part in the First Investment Forum to be organized in Kuwait on 8 and 9 March.