Irish Deputy PM wraps up visit

Muscat: Francis Fitzgerald, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Business, Enterprise and innovation of Ireland and her accompanying delegation concluded her two-day visit to the Sultanate. She met the Minister of Commerce and Industry and discussed with him aspects of joint cooperation between the two countries to develop economic and trade relations, and supporting small and medium enterprises. She was seen off at Muscat International Airport by Ahmed bin Hussein al Dheeb, Under-Secretary of Commerce and Industry and a number of officials at the ministry.