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Agency Agreement: Discussions focused on “bilateral relations and ways to develop them in the context of the comprehensive agreement of friendship and strong bilateral cooperation and the common defense agreement,” Oman`s foreign ministry said in a statement. The two officials also discussed regional issues of common interest, she added. Last October, the late Omani Sultan Qaboos bin Said ratified a comprehensive friendship agreement with Britain. Britain and Oman have signed a double taxation treaty, which means that the same income is not taxed twice. Since his election in 2016, US President Donald Trump has turned the 2015 international Iran nuclear deal against him and unilaterally withdrew from the deal in 2018 and imposed several successive rounds of economic sanctions on Tehran. On May 8, 2019, Iran announced its own decision to end in part its obligations under the agreement. The agreement sets out the commitment to mutual security for the two countries and strengthens defence cooperation to promote stability in the region.* Ahmed Asmar contributed to this report from Ankara. Oman has recently begun granting mining licenses to companies that allow them to explore promising mineral resources. Oman is located in the southeastern quarter of the Arabian Peninsula. Oman is the only GCC member state outside the Strait of Hormus to offer secure access to the Gulf and shorter sailing times along major shipping routes. Its deep-water ports and airports offer a gateway to the Indian, Asian and African markets. Oman is working to expand the production of medicines in the country and become a hub for the region.