Amir of Kuwait visiting the Jurong Town Hall : general view

This is a photograph showing the late Amir of Kuwait (Amir is the arabic word for commander, general or prince), His Highness Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah with a delegation, probably after a tour of the Jurong Town Hall (now renamed iHUB). On the left is a board with the words "Welcome to H H Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah Amir of the State of Kuwait" supported by poles flying colourful banners. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.

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From the Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏. All rights reserved, Family of Kouo Shang-Wei and National Library Board Singapore 2007

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  • Events
  • Personalities>>Biographies>>Political Leaders
  • Kings and rulers--Kuwait--Photographs
  • Ṣubāḥ, Ṣabāḥ al-Aḥmad al-Jābir, Amir of Kuwait, 1928---Travel--Singapore--Jurong--Photographs
  • Royal visitors--Singapore--Jurong--Photographs
  • Law and government

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