Muscat, The 2-day Agricultural, Animal and Food

Investment Forum, organized by the Ministry of Agriculture and

Fisheries, will be held tomorrow /Wednesday/ at Oman Convention and

Exhibition Centre under the patronage of Sayyid Asa’ad bin Tariq al-

Said, Deputy Prime Minister for Relations and International Cooperation

Affairs and the Personal Representative of His Majesty the Sultan.

The forum aims at activating the participation of the private sector in

agriculture and fisheries investments in the Sultanate and promote the

role of sustainable development as it is an analysis to assess what has

been achieved during the previous periods and determine what is

required to be achieved during the coming periods based on the Oman

Vision 2040 in the field of food security.

The forum is part of the government’s efforts to expand the

partnership with the private sector in investment and will review

initiatives, success stories and investment opportunities in the

Sultanate and its role in activating food investments in support of food

security. It also reviews global technological developments and how

they can be used to maximize economic returns.

The forum will be attended by a number of stakeholders from the

government and private sectors, experts, researchers, interested

parties and other partners to discuss the reality and prospects of

supporting investment of food security in the Sultanate.

Source: Oman News Agency