A delegation from the State of Qatar which comprised of representatives from a number of ministries, companies, authorities, associations, and businessmen, held a work visit to Malaysia to discuss promoting bilateral relations between both countries in vital fields including economy, investment, development, trade, and industry.
The delegation was chaired by the Head of Department of International Cooperation at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Tariq Ali Al Ansari, with the participation of Ambassador of the State of Qatar to Malaysia, Fahad bin Mohammed Kafoud.
The delegation held in-depth technical discussions for three days, with the Malaysian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and ministries of trade, industry, investment, agriculture, education, culture, sports, and youth. They agreed to cooperate in a number of developmental and operational projects and increase economic cooperation. In addition to improving cooperation in the aviation and airport management fields.
They also discussed preparations for Doha hosting this fall the 14th edition of the World Islamic Economic Forum.
Both sides agreed on the importance of the discussions and what resulted from it as one of the successful outcomes of the visit held by Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani to Malaysia last December and the talks HH the Amir had with Prime Minister of Malaysia Mahathir Mohamad.