Jordanian Prime Minister Omar al-Razzaz said Sunday that the Arab world is witnessing difficult economic and geopolitical conditions that require joint action to achieve the highest levels of integration and coordination in order to meet challenges and establish stability and prosperity.
Al-Razzaz said in a speech at the beginning of the first public session of the fourth Arab economic, social and development summit held in Beirut, Lebanon, that "an effective Arab joint action should not be limited to Arab nationalist sentiments, but it has become an urgent necessity, from us, which entails the obligation to maximize our mosques and our adherence to them and overcome all that divides us anything. "
The Jordanian Prime Minister proposed to form an Arab political and economic bloc to exploit the national and natural energies of the nation and give full weight to all our regional and international issues to achieve the supreme Arab interests, emphasizing that Arab ambition requires a common action in a systematic and thoughtful way.
Al-Razzaz expressed his sincere hope that this session will be chaired by the Lebanese Republic with success, positive results and practical decisions, taking into account changing circumstances and changes in the global economy.
Al-Razzaz said that today's meeting is a good opportunity to see what has been achieved in projects of Arab economic and social integration, emphasizing the need to find the necessary frameworks and the favorable environment to increase cooperation between the private sector in the Arab countries, underlining that the private sector is a fundamental driver of the economic process, the consensus of Arab leaders will be reflected in its capacity to increase trade and economic cooperation.
In turn, he added, it would also help to encourage mutual investment for economic integration and the construction of a regional economy capable of achieving growth in all Arab countries.
Al-Razzaz stressed that "development is based on stability and security, and these are largely absent from our Arab world." He stressed the need to launch more effective efforts to solve all the crises in our region, the most important of which is the Israeli occupation, according to the two-state solution. The right to liberty and the state in its national territory with East Jerusalem as capital.
He stressed that the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan will do its utmost to promote cooperation and joint Arab action and achieve economic integration between the Arab countries.
source: Shorouk Portal