Minister of Foreign Affairs, Abdulla Shahid paid a courtesy call on the Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Morocco, Dr. Saad Eddine El-Othmani, today.
Foreign Ministry said Minister Shahid conveyed greetings and good wishes from President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, to the Prime Minister and the people of Morocco during the call held at the Prime Minister’s Office in Rabat. Minister Shahid further expressed confidence that his Official Visit to Morocco will further enhance the close cooperation existing between both countries, said the ministry.
Foreign Ministry revealed that Minister Shahid and Prime Minister El-Othmani discussed various matters of mutual interest, including the importance of people to people contact between the two countries and cooperation in the fields of trade, economy, heritage, counter-terrorism and de-radicalization, higher education and environment.
Minister Shahid was accompanied by the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Ahmed Khaleel, Ambassador of Maldives to UAE, Dr. Hussain Niyaaz, Additional Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Ahmed Shiaan and Assistant Director of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ms. Moomina Ibrahim.