Arab transport ministers will discuss on
Sunday means of establishing an Arab center for investigating maritime accidents,
the Egyptian transport minister said.
In a statement on Friday, Hisham Arafat
said the executive office of the Council of Arab Ministers of Transport will also
review a final report by a workshop on a mechanism of establishing two private maritime
transport companies in addition to the establishment of an Arab maritime bloc.
The meeting - under
Arafat – will also tackle ways of promoting Arab cooperation in the various
The talks will also tackle developing
land and maritime transportation networks, Arafat added.