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Finance Ministry reviews challenges facing State Property Department
Finance Minister Khaled Al-Mabrouk held talks with the Head of the State Property Department on Thursday that focused on the obstacles hindering the functioning of the department and ways to overcome them.
The meeting, which included members of the Board of Directors of the authority, touched upon the cases filed by and against the authority and the rulings issued in this regard.
The participants agreed to set up a mechanism for cooperation with the judicial authorities in particular.
Minister Al-Mabrouk urged the property department to intensify work in order to recover and document the state-owned looted property, stressing the need to preserve the state's property inside and abroad as well as to generate the department's revenues.