The Council of Ministers held a regular meeting on Monday 7 January 2019 under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Moataz Moussa. The Council has allocated a meeting today to deliberate on the performance report of the Council of Ministers for the year 2018. Prince Ahmed Saad Omar, Minister of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers, During the last year in terms of meetings, topics, decisions and the status of their implementation, as well as the participation of ministerial and technical delegations in external missions and the relationship of the Council of Ministers with the legislative body as well as the states. The commitment of ministries to implement the decisions of the Council of Ministers was high this year where the percentage of implementation of decisions 94%, while the implementation rate of directives 61%. While the number of participants in official foreign missions decreased from 2208 in 2017 to 1057 in 2018 due to efforts exerted by the government to rationalize public spending. The report pointed out that the attendance rate of ministers for the meetings of the National Assembly was And contributed to the coordination between the legislative and executive bodies. This also contributed to the provision of a lot of information related to the subjects discussed. The governors participated in several meetings of the Council of Ministers. The participation of the governors was clear, The State has looked at many common issues.
The report pointed to the improvement and development in the performance of the Council of Ministers in terms of attendance and participation and address national issues in the form of policies and legislation and reports compared to the previous two years, which is consistent with the global format of the meetings of the Council of Ministers.
The Council of Ministers approved the performance report for the year 2018 and approved the program of meetings of the Council of Ministers for the year 2019, according to the target axes and showed full illumination of the level of performance during the past year, praising the role of the General Secretariat of the Council of Ministers in organizing the work of the Council highly professional and professional, The provisions of the coordination relations with the states and the activation of the work of the specialized councils, in addition to interest in field visits to the ministers.