The Research Council holds its third meeting for 2014

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The Research Council (TRC) held its third meeting of the year 2014 under the chairmanship of Her Excellency Dr Rawya bint Saud Al Busaidiyah, Minister of Higher Education and Vice President of the Council, in the presence of government, academic and private institutions’ representatives.

 

The Council discussed and approved a set of topics on its agenda. TRC has initially agreed to adopt two research proposals within the research grants strategic program, the first proposal was about the phenomenon of harmful algae (red tide) in the Sultanate which was submitted by the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries to highlight the negative impact of this phenomenon on the fisheries and other economic and social activities.