Oman to attend Health Ministers’ meet

MUSCAT: The Sultanate, represented by the Ministry of Health, will take part on Wednesday in the 47th session of the Arab Health Ministers Council to be hosted by Egypt. The Sultanate’s delegation will be led by Dr Mohammed bin Saif al Hosni, Under-Secretary of the Ministry of Health for Health Affairs. The two-day meeting will discuss several health issues of the Arab world and review successful experiences of the member states and observance of ‘Arab Day for Health 2018’. Other issues to be discussed include psychological health, addiction therapies and social support, and the Arab Strategy for Combating Aids (2014-2020). Dr Al Hosani will also take part on Thursday in the joint meeting of the Arab health and environment ministers. — ONA