The Ministry of Finance participated in the 65th meeting of the GCC Undersecretaries of Ministries of Finance Committee, preparatory to the 116th meeting of the Financial and Economic Cooperation Committee, which was held at the headquarters of the Councils General Secretariat in Riyadh, the sisterly Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The Ministry was represented in the meeting by HE Undersecretary of the Ministry of Finance Khalaf bin Ahmed Al-Mannai.
Their Excellencies the undersecretaries of the ministries of finance in the GCC states discussed, during the meeting, a number of topics, including the recommendations submitted by the GCC Central Bank Governors Committee, the GCC Customs Union Authority, the Committee of Heads and Directors of Tax Administrations in the GCC countries, the Gulf Common Market Committee, and the developments of the program to achieve economic unity among the GCC countries by 2025, as well as a number of topics on the agenda.
This meeting comes in preparation for the 116th meeting of the Financial and Economic Cooperation Committee scheduled to be held next Monday. (QNA)