+ A
A -
Tribune News Network
Ministry of Commerce and Industry Undersecretary Sultan bin Rashid Al Khater led the Qatari delegation participating in the 62nd Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Trade Cooperation Committee, convened at the headquarters of the GCC General Secretariat in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
The meeting discussed a number of topics and issues of common interest related to trade cooperation between the GCC states, in addition to previewing the recommendations made by the Undersecretaries of the Ministries of Commerce in the GCC at the preparatory meetings and taking the appropriate decisions in this regard.
Moreover, Khater also took part in a bilateral meeting with ministers of commerce in the GCC states and with Anne-Marie Trevelyan, Secretary of State for International Trade in the United Kingdom.
Additionally, Khater and ministers of commerce in the GCC member states witnessed a signing ceremony to launch free trade negotiations between the GCC states, and the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland.
The agreement was signed by Secretary General Dr. Nayef Falah M. Al-Hajraf of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf, and Anne-Marie Trevelyan. The signing will further strengthen the economic and trade relations that will serve common interests.
copy short url   Copy