The Arab Economic Council calls for international support
Thursday, 05 07 2020, Category: Economy, Country: Middle East
The Arab Economic and Social Council held a virtual meeting yesterday, at the ministerial level, to discuss how the Arab will deal with the economic and social repercussions of the spread of the “Corona emerging” virus. Ambassador Hossam Zaki, Assistant Secretary General of the Arab League, stated that the Economic and Social Council agreed on a number of collective response measures and measures to deal with the consequences of this crisis and mitigate its economic and social repercussions.
He pointed to a working mechanism to deal with the crisis, in the forefront of which is the Council of Arab Health Ministers, and work to reduce the economic and social repercussions of the pandemic in the Arab region, and the Council called on international financial institutions, headed by the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank and development partners, to take the best measures to contribute to reducing The repercussions of that pandemic on the economies of Arab countries, and their qualification for the post epidemic stage.