Egyptian President Receives Sayyid Asaad

Sharm el-Sheikh, President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi

of the Arab Republic of Egypt received in his office today Sayyid Asa’ad

bin Tariq al-Said, Deputy Prime Minister for International Relations and

Cooperation Affairs, Personal Representative of His Majesty the Sultan

prior to the 1st Arab European Summit, which will commence its

deliberations in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt later today.

During the meeting, Sayyid Asa’ad conveyed greetings of His

Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said along with his best wishes of

permanent health and happiness to President el-Sisi, and the brotherly

Egyptian people further progress and growth.

On his turn, the Egyptian President asked Sayyid Asa’ad to

convey his greetings and best wishes of good health, wellbeing a long

life to His Majesty the Sultan, and the Omani people further progress

and welfare under His Majesty’s wise leadership.

During the meeting, strong historic relations and avenues of the

bilateral cooperation between the two brotherly countries were

reviewed, in addition to discussing several regional and international

situations. Issues of common concern were also discussed.

The meeting was attended from the Omani sider by Sayyid Badr

bin Hamad al-Busaidi, Secretary General of the Foreign Ministry, Dr.

Ahmed bin Mohammed al-Futaisi, Minister of Transport and

Communications, Dr. Fu’ad bin Ja’afar al-Sagwani, Minister of

Agriculture and Fisheries, Dr. Ali bin Ahmed al-Issa’ee, Sultanate’s

Ambassador to the Arab Republic of Egypt, its Permanent Delegate to

the Arab League, Khalifa bin Hamad al-Badi, Advisor at Sayyid Asa’ad’s

Office and Saif bin Ahmed al-Sawafi, Advisor at Sayyid Asa’ad’s Office

whilst it was attended from the Egyptian side by Sameh Shoukry,

Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Maj.Gen Abbas Kamel, Chief of

General Intelligence and senior Egyptian officials.

Source: Oman News Agency