Syria, South Africa to boost transport cooperation
Minister of Transport Mahmoud Ibrahim Said discussed with Ambassador of South Africa Shaune Byneveldt means of developing and boosting cooperation between the two friendly countries, particularity in the field of transportation.
The Minister pointed out to the importance of coordination, cooperation and making use of the expertise available in South Africa, particularly in the field of maritime transport to modernize Lattakia and Tartous ports.
For his part, the South African Ambassador described as strong and deep the relations between the two countries, saying that his country is determined to boost cooperation in all fields, concentrating on aviation.
Syria and South Africa signed in initials an agreement on aviation services in 1997.