Minister of Business and Trade Visits Senegal’s President

May 23, 2013


HE the Minister of Business and Trade Sheikh Jassim bin Abdulaziz Al Thani had visited HE Senegal’s President Mr. Macky Sall at his residence at St. Regis hotel- Doha.
The two sides reviewed a number of issues on the agenda of the Doha Forum and Enriching the Middle-East’s Economic Future conference. They also discussed means of developing and boosting bilateral relations, especially in the fields of business and trade.
HE the Minister of Business and Trade briefed Mr. Sall on the work of the Business and Trade Ministry and its role in enhancing and developing Qatar’s economy.
For his part, the Senegalese president voiced his keenness on forging strong trade partnership between his country and Qatar.
It should be mentioned that Qatar and Senegal have previously signed an agreement on economic, trade and technical cooperation, and another one on the protection and encouragement of mutual investment. The two countries had also agreed to create a higher joint committee.