Delegated by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, Sayyid Shihab bin Tariq al Said, Advisor to His Majesty the Sultan, presided more than the sixth honouring ceremony of young folks who have created an influence with their work and suggestions in the GCC nations.
The ceremony felicitated youth who have excelled in public work, inventive and cultural fields and sports. The ceremony was held on the sidelines of the meeting of ministers of youth and sports in the GCC.
It was held to encourage the efforts of youngsters who have created an influence with their work in the GCC nations.
Khalid bin Mohammed al Zubair, former chairman of Oman Olympic Committee and Sayyid Khalid bin Hamad al Busaidi, former chief of Oman Football Association have been amongst these honoured at the occasion.
Busaidi mentioned, “I am very happy to have been honoured. The honour coming from the GCC leaders and the ministers of youth and sports in the GCC countries highlights the importance of the role played by Gulf youth in social and sports renaissance.”
Khalid bin Mohammed al Zubair thanked the GCC Secretariat General for its type gesture to felicitate the youth in the nations which includes athletes and institutions, who had a part in advertising joint cooperation amongst the GCC nations. Zubair highlighted the value of sports and commended the part it plays in establishing harmony amongst folks and nations.
Information Source: Muscat Daily