Muscat, The 25th meeting of the Gulf Technical
Committee for Standards Sector was held today at the Ministry of
Commerce and Industry. The meeting was attended by a number of
member states of the GCC countries.
The Sultanate chairs the committee and its technical secretariat,
represented by the Directorate General of Standardization and
Metrology in the Ministry of Commerce and industry. The meeting is
part of the committee’s annual plan to follow up the progress of the
Gulf standard specifications projects.
The meeting discussed a number of topics. It also reviewed the
comments of Member States on the draft specifications submitted for
adoption by the Committee for 2018. The meeting discussed 48 Gulf
standard projects and specifications prepared by members during the
past six months.
The Gulf Technical Committee for Standardization Sector is one of
the nine GCC committees formed by the Gulf Standardization
Organization. The aim of the committees is to prepare the unified Gulf
standards and technical regulations in the standards sector.
Source: Oman News Agency