SUDAN, EGYPT BEGIN PREPARATIONS FOR OCTOBER MEETING OF BILATERAL JOINT HIGHER COMMITTEE

KHARTOUM, A meeting of the joint Sudanese-Egyptian Ministerial Committee, co-chaired by the foreign ministers of the two countries, began in Cairo Tuesday to prepare for the meeting of the bilateral Joint Higher Committee, scheduled to be held in Khartoum in October, under the co-chairmanship of the Presidents of the two countries.

The Sudanese side at the joint ministerial committee meetng includes the Minsters of Foreign Affairs, Agriculture, Industry, Trade, Health and Youth and Sports, along with the State Minister at the Ministry of Transport, the Under-Secretaries of the Foreign Ministry and the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and the Secretary General of the Sudanese Council for Medical Specialization.

The joint ministerial committee will discuss implementation of joint strategic projects in the fields of agriculture, industry, agricultural processing, electricity transmission linkages and training, in addition to the exchange of expertise and co-ordination between the Foreign Ministries of the two countries at regional and international forums.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK