Working meeting of the Chairperson of the State Commission on Information Security Mrs. Tsveta Markova with the representative of the Sultanate of Oman to the Republic of Bulgaria H.E. Mr. Ali Abdullah Al Mahruqi
On 15 June 2010 in Sofia the Chairperson of the State Commission on Information Security Mrs. Tsveta Markova held a working meeting with the representative of the Sultanate of Oman to the Republic of Bulgaria H.E. Mr. Ali Abdullah Al Mahruqi.
During the meeting Mrs. Markova introduced Mr. Mahruqi to the functions of SCIS as state authority which carries out the policy of the Republic of Bulgaria on the protection of classified information and as National security authority according to the NATO and EU criteria. She stressed that one of the main directions of the activities of the SCIS are the international relations on bilateral base.
Mrs. Markova presented to Mr. Mahruqi Draft Agreement on mutual protection and exchange of classified information and explained that such type of Agreements create preconditions for deepening the relations between the states in different fields of public life.
On his behalf Mr. Mahruqi expressed approval to the possibility of signing such Agreement as it will give opportunities for participation of companies of the Sultanate of Oman in tenders and projects in the Republic of Bulgaria. He took on the engagement to submit the Draft to the competent authorities the Sultanate of Oman in order negotiations to be started.
Mr. Mahruqi thanked for the extended invitation and confirmed his willingness for deepening the cooperation with the State Commission on Information Security.
On her behalf Mrs. Markova thanked for the manifested consideration and confirmed he readiness for assistance.
The meeting was held at the building of the SCIS and was carried out in working atmosphere.