Man­theri hails role of NDC in hon­ing na­tional tal­ent

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MUS­CAT: State Coun­cil Chair­man Dr Yahya bin Mah­foudh al Man­theri on Sun­day re­ceived mem­bers of the 6th Na­tional De­fence Course un­der the lead­er­ship of Ma­jor Gen Salim bin Musal­lam Qatan, Com­man­dant of the Na­tional De­fence Col­lege (NDC).

Dr Al Man­theri wel­comed the ef­forts of the Sultan’s Armed Forces and its role in the coun­try’s de­vel­op­ment and mod­erni­sa­tion, and con­grat­u­lated it on the suc­cess of Al Shu­mookh 2 and Al Saif Al Sarea 3 ex­er­cise.

He also con­grat­u­lated the NDC on its sixth an­niver­sary, prais­ing the vi­tal role be­ing played by the col­lege in or­der to raise the level of knowl­edge and skills of lead­ers at var­i­ous lev­els, in line with the keen­ness of His Majesty Sultan Qa­boos to de­velop Omani hu­man re­sources in all sec­tors and at all lev­els to en­hance the com­pre­hen­sive de­vel­op­ment process.

He said the Coun­cil would play its role in the na­tional work in ac­cor­dance with its com­pe­tences and pow­ers within the frame­work of the State In­sti­tu­tions and Law es­tab­lished by His Majesty the Sultan. Ma­jor Gen­eral Salim bin Musal­lam Qatan said that the visit aims to learn about the Coun­cil and its func­tions, stress­ing the vi­tal role played by the Coun­cil in na­tional ac­tion.

He pointed out that the Na­tional De­fence Course is a strate­gic study pro­gramme for na­tional de­ci­sion mak­ers, and it deals with all el­e­ments of the power of the state in dif­fer­ent di­men­sions.

The del­e­ga­tion viewed a film about the State Coun­cil and its Chair­man an­swered the ques­tions of the mem­bers of the team.

The meet­ing was at­tended by Shaikh Dr Al Khatab bin Ghalib al Hi­nai, State Coun­cil Vice Chair­man, mem­bers of the Coun­cil and the Sec­re­tary Gen­eral of the Coun­cil.

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