The Kuwait Football Association will provide technical assistance and US$ 100,000 to the Bhutan Football Federation (BFF) every year for promotion and development of the game in Bhutan.
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to this effect was signed by the President of the Olympic Council of Asia on behalf of the President of the Kuwait Football Association and the President of the Bhutan Football Federation Ugen Tshechup Dorji in the presence of His Majesty’s representative and the President of the Bhutan Olympic Committee Prince Jigyel Ugyen Wangchuck.
The MoU was signed in Kuwait. His Royal Highness is in Kuwait on the invitation of the Deputy Prime Minister of the State of Kuwait and President of the Olympic Council of Asia.
His Royal Highness left the country on Monday. On Tuesday, His Royal Highness met with the Deputy Prime Minister at Bayan Palace, in Kuwait.
His Royal Highness Prince Jigyel Ugyen Wangchuck will also attend the Asian Beach Games 2010 in Muscat the capital city of Oman starting yesterday. Bhutan is represented by two weightlifters at the Asian Beach Games 2010.
His Royal Highness will return to Bhutan on Friday.