2001 News Story

Shura Council to join parliamentary federations

The Consultative Council (Majlis Al-Shura) has announced in its latest publication its intention to join Arab and international parliamentary federations and their affiliates. The Council's Chairman Sheikh Muhammad bin Ibrahim bin Jubair said that the federations had been informed of this decision, which arose from conviction of the benefits of the move. He stressed the Council's desire to intensify dialogue and exchange expertise with the Arab councils in particular.