Bin Alawi Receives Dutch Counterpart

Yousef bin Alawi bin Abdullah, Minister

Responsible for Foreign Affairs received in his office today Sigrid Kaag,

Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation and Acting

Foreign Minister of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, within the

framework of her current official visit to the region.

The meeting exchanged viewpoint on a number of current regional

and international issues of common concern, particularly the latest

developments in the region.

The two sides expressed the two countries’ keenness to continue

supporting the efforts to resolve issues and contain crises through

peaceful means in a bid to achieve the international security, peace

and stability.

The meeting reviewed march of the ancient relations binding the two

friendly countries and means of enhancing the existing cooperation in

various areas, particularly the sectors of logistics transport, fossil

energy, clean energy, tourism, human development and water

management.

The meeting was attended by Sayyid Badr bin Hamad bin Hamoud

al-Busaidi, Secretary General of the Foreign Ministry, a number of

officials at the Foreign Ministry, appointed-ambassador of the Kingdom

of the Netherlands to the Sultanate and the delegation accompanying

the guest.

Source: Oman News Agency