Muscat, 6 Apr (ONA) —- HH Sayyid Fahd Mahmood al-Said, Deputy Prime Minister for the Council of Ministers, today received Ignazio Cassis, Vice President of the Federal Council, Head of Federal Department of Foreign Affairs.
HH Sayyid Fahd and the guest reviewed bilateral relations and ways of enhancing cooperation between the Sultanate and the Swiss Confederation. They exchanged views about matters of common concern, as well as regional and international developments.
The Swiss official expressed the Swiss Confederation’s willingness to cement ties with Oman in various spheres. He voiced his country’s appreciation for the Sultanate’s balanced policies in view of international relations, noting that this earned the Sultanate the respect of all.
The Swiss official commended the outcome of his meetings with Omani officials. He expressed his contentment with the steady growth of relations between the two countries which, he said, shared a common keenness to upgrade cooperation.
The meeting was attended by Sayyid Badr Hamad al-Busaidi, Foreign Minister, and the Swiss Ambassador to the Sultanate.