MOT Takes Part in 35th Session of Council of Arab Transport Ministers
Alexandria – Egypt
A Ministry of Transport delegation has participated in the 35th Session of the Council of Arab Ministers of Transport, held at the headquarters of the Arab Academy of Science, Technology, and Maritime Transport in Alexandria, Egypt.
The delegation was chaired by Qatar’s Ambassador to Egypt and Permanent Representative of Qatar to the Arab League H.E. Salem Mubarak Al Shafi.
The Session discussed several issues that contribute to supporting joint Arab action and relate to the transportation sector. It also discussed latest updates regarding the Arab Agreement to Regulate Passenger Road Transport between and across the Member States of the Arab League and the draft convention on regulating maritime transportation of passengers and cargo between the Arab countries. The Session also discussed approving the modified draft agreement on mutual exemptions on taxes and customs duties on Arab air transport’s activities and equipment.