Ahmed al-Kuwari headed Qatar's delegation, which attended the opening ceremony of the Karwa Motors Bus Assembly Factory in Duqm, Sultanate of Oman. The ceremony was also attended by a group of senior Qatari and Omani officials.
On the Qatari side, HE the Minister of Transport Jassim Seif Ahmed al-Sulaiti and Dr Saad bin Ahmed al-Mohannadi, chairman, Karwa Motors board of directors, attended. Dignitaries on the Omani side included Sultan bin Salem al-Habsi, Minister of Finance, and Dr Ali bin Masoud al-Sunaidi, chairman of the General Authority for Special Economic Zones and Free Zones. Following the inaugural ceremony, the dignitaries toured the production facilities in the Karwa Motors Bus Assembly Factory.
The Karwa Automobile Factory project is a joint venture between the Qatari Mowasalat Company and the Oman Investment Authority. It is one of the most important projects resulting from the decisions of the Qatari-Omani Joint Committee.