Muscat, Sayyid Asa’ad bin Tariq al-Said, Deputy

Prime Minister for International Relations and Cooperation Affairs and

Personal Representative of His Majesty the Sultan received in his office

today Dr. Mohammad Shariatmadari, Minister of Industry, Mine and

Trade in the Islamic Republic of Iran, Head of the Iranian side in the

Omani-Iranian Joint Committee and his accompanying delegation,

currently visiting the Sultanate.

The meeting reviewed aspects of the existing bilateral relations

between the Sultanate and the Islamic Republic of Iran, particularly in

the field of commercial and industrial cooperation and means of

enhancing them, as well as discussing several topics of common


The meeting was attended by Dr. Ali bin Masoud al- Sunaidi, Minister

of Commerce and Industry, the Iranian ambassador to the Sultanate

and a number of officials.

Source: Oman News Agency