Health Minister Receives German Official

Dr. Ahmed bin Mohammed al-Saidi, Minister

of Health received in his office today Dr. Volker Wissing, Minister for

Economic Affairs, Transport, Agriculture and Viniculture and Deputy

Prime Minister of the State of Rhineland-Palatinate in the Federal

Republic of Germany, who is currently visiting the Sultanate.

During the meeting, the two sides discussed development of health

services in the Sultanate in treating of strokes during the last six years

and reviewed topics of common concerns, besides discussing

cooperation aspects in the fields of health and the importance of

improving the system of transport and relief patients in general and

patients with stroke in particular.

The meeting also touched on the importance of exchanging visits

between the Sultanate and Germany and exchanging experiences on

various health topics, especially the strokes.

The meeting was attended by the German ambassador to the

Sultanate, a number of officials in the Ministry of Health and the

delegation accompanying the guest.

Source: Oman News Agency