Muscat, The Sultanate today hosted the 19th

meeting of the GCC Committee of Ministers of Higher Education and

Scientific Research at the headquarters of the GCC Advisory Body.

Dr. Rawya bint Saud al-Busaidi, Minister of Higher Education,

Chairperson of the meeting, delivered a speech during which she said

that the meeting deals with many issues that have a great impact in

promoting the GCC joint action.

On his turn, Dr. Abdul Latif bin Rashid al-Zayani, GCC Secretary

General stressed in his speech the Sultanate's role in supporting and

promoting cooperation and integration among the GCC countries. He

commended the outstanding achievements made by the Sultanate in

the education sector during the prosperous reign of His Majesty Sultan

Qaboos Bin Said.

Source: Oman News Agency