CAIRO, The United Arab Emirates (UAE) participated in the 8th meeting of the Technical Committee supervising the implementation of the Transit Agreement between Arab States.

Majed Al Suwaidi, Head of Customs Policy, Federal Custom Authority, represented the UAE in the meeting which took place at the Arab League's Secretariat General in Egyptian capital Cairo, on Monday.

A statement issued by the Arab League said the committee would continue over the next three days discussion of the provisions of the agreement.

The statement stressed the need for taking the Convention on International Transport of Goods Under Cover of TIR Carnets (TIR Convention) as a reference for the Arab Agreement.

Source: Emirates News Agency