Majlis AShura Chairman Receives Inter Parliamentary Union President

Muscat, Khalid bin Hilal al-Ma’awali, Chairman of the

Majlis A’Shura received at the headquarter of the Majlis today Gabriela

Cuevas, President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union, currently visiting

the Sultanate.

During the meeting, al-Ma’awali gave a briefing on Majlis A’Shura and

its stages of progress during the past three decades. He also touched

on the legislative and oversight powers granted to the Majlis.

The meeting was attended by Sheikh Rashid bin Ahmed al-Shamsi,

Deputy Chairman of the Majlis, Eng. Mohammed bin Abu Bakar al-

Ghassani, Deputy Chairman of the Majlis and Sheikh Ali bin Nassir

al-Mahrooqi, Secretary General of the Majlis.

On the sideline of the visit, President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union

toured building of the of the Majlis.

Source: Oman News Agency