Boost to agriculture ties with Palestine

MUSCAT: Dr Fuad bin Jaafar al Sajwani, Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, received on Wednesday Dr Sufian Sultan, Minister of Agriculture in Palestine, currently visiting the Sultanate. The meeting discussed matters of common concern on areas of cooperation between the Sultanate and Palestine in the agricultural, animal and fisheries sectors, means of developing bilateral relations and joint cooperation in these sectors. Official meetings were held between the two sides, in which they expressed the importance of such meetings between the Sultanate and Palestine and their role in transferring expertise and knowledge, particularly in relation to agriculture, livestock and fisheries, which are the basis of the talks session, stressing at the same time more cooperation in agricultural and animal fields, and ways to develop them in the future and open up wider horizons to enhance cooperation between the two countries and exchange experiences and views. — ONA