The document has been signed following the fourth round of Belarusian-Omani ministerial consultations, involving deputy foreign ministers. The Belarusian delegation was headed by Belarus’ Deputy Foreign Minister, Sergei Aleinik, while the Omani delegation was led by the Foreign Ministry’s Under-Secretary for Diplomatic Affairs, Ahmed bin Yusuf Al Harthy.
Mr. Aleinik also met other key figures: the Secretary General of the Omani Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Sayyid Badr bin Hamad bin Hamoud Al-Busaidi; the Executive Director of Oman’s State General Reserve Fund, Warith Al-Kharusi; the Secretary General of the State Council (the upper chamber of Parliament), Khalid Bin Salim Al Saidi; and Oman’s Deputy Minister for Heritage and Culture, Salim bin Mohammed Al-Mahrouqi.
During ministerial consultations, the two sides discussed acute issues regarding the implementation of investment projects, inter-parliamentary co-operation, cultural contacts, collaboration between international organisations and the development of legislation. They also exchanged opinions regarding the situation in the Middle East and in North Africa, alongside other burning issues on the international agenda.