President of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah arrived in Guangzhou on Thursday for the grand opening of the 16th Asian Games.

Yu Zaiqing, vice minister of the general administration of sports of China, and Guangzhou vice mayor Xu Ruisheng greeted the OCA president from Kuwait and his entourage at Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport.

Meanwhile, the director general of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) Husain Al-Musallam, said Guangzhou has made a “great contribution” to the history and the legacy of the Asian Games. — Xinhua

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