Council of Ministers, State Council Hold Joint Meeting
Muscat, 20 Jun (ONA) --- HH Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmoud Al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for the Council of Ministers and members of the Council of Ministers today received Sheikh Abdulmalik bin Abdullah Al Khalili, Chairman of the State Council and members of the Council. The meeting was held within the context of joint coordination between the Council of Ministers and the Council of Oman.
The joint meeting was held between the Council of Ministers and the State Council Office in the presence of their highnesses and ministers who are members of the Council of Ministers. These meetings are held as per stipulated in the Basic Law of the State and the State Council Law. The meetings explore means of constant coordination among all state institutions in a bid to reach joint visions that assist in upgrading tracks of comprehensive development being witnessed by the Sultanate of Oman.
At the outset of the meeting, Sayyid Fahd underscored the importance of the role of the State Council in conjunction with the Council of Ministers in performing its responsibilities represented in the implementation of the state general policies and ensuring the provision of best services to citizens. The meeting also affirmed that the government attaches an importance to enhance the constructive cooperation and share views to achieve the supreme interest of the country. The Council of Ministers hopes that the State Council contributes in conducting studies and providing proposals on the topics that back the efforts exerted by the government in implementation of development plans and programmes and elevating the march of national action, thanks to the national expertise and competencies enjoyed by the State Council.
On their turn, the Chairman of the State Council and members of the Council’s Office expressed their happiness for this meeting and the topics of significance for the upcoming stage which were raised during the meeting.
The joint meeting also reviewed the agenda that covers a spectrum of topics such as supporting integration among the state institutions to serve the public interest, means of activating the State Council’s role in providing studies and proposals to consolidate genuine values of the society and enhancing awareness on the current challenges with the aim of safeguarding the achievements of sustainable development.
Emphasis was also laid during the meeting on continuing to exert maximum efforts to serve more accomplishments being witnessed by the country under the enlightened leadership.