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Finance Minister affirms depth of Bahrain-Oman relations

Shaikh Salman bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, Minister of Finance and National Economy, has affirmed the depth of the long-standing fraternal Bahraini-Omani relations and cooperation across various fields, thanks to the support of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, and His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tarik of Oman.

Shaikh Salman bin Khalifa also highlighted the keenness of the government, led by His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamas Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister, to broaden bilateral cooperation towards more progress to achieve common aspirations.

The Minister of Finance and National Economy was speaking while receiving Saud bin Nasser Al Shukaili, Oman Tax Authority (OTA) Chairman, who is on a visit to the kingdom.

Shaikh Salman bin KHalifa reviewed with OTA Chairman the deep-rooted Bahraini-Omani relations, which are growing steadily across various fields, particularly the financial and economic ones.

He also stressed the importance of such visits in paving the way for exchanging experiences and expertise, as well as in expanding the frameworks if bilateral cooperation, in a way that would achieve common interests.

The two sides also discussed ways to bolster the ongoing cooperation between the two countries, in addition to issues of mutual concern.

Source: Bahrain News Agency