Muscat, Yahya bin Mahfoudh al-Manthri, Chairman of the State Council received in his Office today Ahmad bin Ibrahim al-Mulla, Speaker of the House of Representatives (Majlis an-nuwab) of the Kingdom of Bahrain and his accompanying delegation, within his official visit to the Sultanate.

The meeting reviewed means of promoting parliamentary cooperation areas between the two sides and discussed several topics of common concern.

Dr. Al- Manthri stressed the importance of the deep-rooted fraternal relations between the Sultanate and the sisterly kingdom of Bahrain, which have many things in common, besides stressing keenness of the two countries’ leaderships in continuous promotion of these relations to meet the aspirations of the two brotherly peoples.

He also reviewed A’Shura march in the Sultanate and the progress it witnessed during the past periods in light of the keenness of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said in supporting and enhancing it to keep abreast of the aspirations of the Omani people.

On his turn, al- Mulla praised the vision of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said and his wise leadership which resulted in the comprehensive developmental renaissance in the Sultanate. He also hailed the development and prosperity witnessed by the Sultanate in various fields, stressing the importance of the Sultanate’s efforts in supporting stability in the region and strengthening international peace and security.

The meeting was attended by the two honourable deputies chairman of the State Council, honourable members, the Secretary General of the State Council, the Secretary General of Bahraini House of Representatives and the Bahraini Ambassador to the Sultanate.

Source: Oman News Agency