ARAC Launching in Cairo, Egypt
The Arab Accreditation (ARAC) was launched on 12 June 2011 in Cairo, Egypt along with celebrating the International Accreditation Day and was graced by over 200 dignitaries from Arab countries, regional trading blocs, diplomats from various countries including the Arab League, representatives from the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), The Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA), Gulf Standards Organization (GSO) and senior Egyptian officials.
His Excellency Dr. Samir el Sayed, the Egyptian Minister of Industry and Foreign Trade who was represented
by Eng. Hassan Shaarawi the Executive Director of the Egyptian Accreditation Council (EGAC) and Mr. Mohamed Ben Youssef the Director General of the Arab Industrial Development and Mining Organization (AIDMO) were the guests of honour.