Minsk, SANA- Syria and Belarus signed on Thursday a protocol to develop the legal framework for cooperation between both countries in various fields, and a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the exchange of expertise in the labor and social affairs fields.
The protocol includes developing the legal framework for trade, economic, scientific, technical, investment, financial and banking cooperation, in addition to cooperation in the fields of industry, transport, health, education, housing and oil.
The Minister of Public Works and Housing, Eng. Suhail Abdellatif, who chaired the meetings on the Syrian side, stressed the importance of the protocol to enhance economic and trade relations between both countries and the need to start implementing it directly.
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