His Majesty Sultan Qaboos presided over a meeting of the Council of Ministers at Hisn Al Shumoukh in the Wilayat of Manah.
At the outset of the meeting, His Majesty the Sultan gave thanks and praise to the Almighty Allah for the bounties of progress and prosperity that He has bestowed on Oman.
His Majesty prayed to the Almighty to perpetuate these bounties on Oman so that the march of comprehensive development could continue to gain pace.
Then, His Majesty the Sultan reviewed local, regional and international conditions.
On the domestic front, His Majesty the Sultan expressed his satisfaction over the government’s efforts in dealing with global economic circumstances, as such efforts, he said, have enabled the Sultanate to achieve suitable rates of growth in investment projects, while at the same time maintaining services rendered to citizens.
His Majesty the Sultan underscored the importance of keeping up this trend.
His Majesty the Sultan also gave directives to accord attention to various aspects that serve the interests of the country and its loyal people and secure to all the continuance of prosperity and security.
Within the context of his review of conditions in the regional and international arenas, His Majesty the Sultan reaffirmed the Sultanate’s support to all efforts being made to establish peace and stability for the region’s countries so that they could pursue their march of achieving further harmony and progress. At the conclusion of the meeting, His Majesty the Sultan referred to many issues of significance to the country and its citizens.
He wished all citizens success in all that might maintain prosperity and bounty for Oman and its noble people. — ONA