Today, Tuesday, in Cairo, the General Assembly of the Federation of Arab Distributors was held in the meeting hall of the National Distribution Company, in the presence of Ambassador Mohamedi Ahmed El-Ni, Secretary General of the Council of Arab Economic Unity, and the presence of a group of members of the Federation’s General Assembly.
Sultan Saeed Al-Hatami, President of the Arab Distributors Union, welcomed the attendees at the opening of the General Assembly and talked about the problems related to distribution and publishing, how these problems can be solved in the future, and the need to contribute with different visions from all distribution and publishing men in the Arab countries.
Ambassador Mohammadi Ahmed Al-Nai, Secretary General of the Council of Arab Economic Unity, confirmed that the Arab Distributors Union is one of the most important federations due to the importance of its specialties and its important role in the Arab countries, and they are ready to provide assistance to the federation.
Saeed Abdo, Vice President of the Union of Arab Distributors and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Dar Al Maarif and National Distribution, confirmed that we are working to continue the path and our determination to face the challenges and problems we face, the most important of which are the fees imposed by a number of Arab countries, including customs and taxes on books and publications, even in international exhibitions. elderly distributor.
Abdo added, “We are not a commodity. We are participating in building a human being and emphasizing the Arab identity. We hope to solve the current problems facing the distributor and publisher.”
The forty-ninth General Assembly session of the Federation of Arab Distributors was held after the inauguration, and the General Assembly included approving the minutes of the previous session, approving the budget for the previous year, approving the draft budget for the new fiscal year, approving the annual report submitted by the Board of Directors, and approving the membership of some members that will witness development, cooperation and interaction between the members of the federation, which is Fully prepared to try to address the obstacles that members may encounter.