Shura chairman receives Sudan message

MUSCAT: Shaikh Khalid bin Hilal al Maawali, Chairman of Majlis Ash’shura received a written message from Dr Omar Sulaiman Adam, Chairman of the Council of States of the Republic of Sudan.
The message was delivered by Ahmed al Siddiq Abdul Hai, Ambassador of Sudan to the Sultanate when he was received by the chairman of Majlis Ash’shura at the council’s premises, on Tuesday. During the meeting the chairman of Majlis Ash’shura stressed the strong relations between the two sisterly countries.
The two sides discussed ways of fostering their bilateral relations in ways that serve the interests of both countries, and exchanged points of view in the parliamentary issues of common concern.
Al Maawlai briefed his guest about the Majlis Ash’shura, its working mechanisms, specialised committees, membership and participation in regional and international unions.
He also touched on the major jurisdictions of the Council of Oman in both the legislative and oversight aspects.
The meeting was attended by Mohamed bin Abu Bakar al Ghassani, Deputy Chairman of Majlis Ash’shura.