Shura Council approves agreements with the UK, Finland and Poland

May 5, 2008

The Shura (Consultative) Council today approved several bilateral agreements, including draft Memoranda of Understanding on political cooperation with Finland and the United Kingdom. The Council also approved a draft agreement on scientific and educational cooperation with Poland.

In other matters, the Council authorized recommendations for the Ministry of Agriculture’s crisis management plans. It also approved draft vehicle inspection regulations to allow companies and qualified technical workshops to provide the required inspections.